Alliances - innovation technology
BiP Solutions understands that collaboration and relationship building are key components of successful enterprise within the public procurement marketplace.
The company’s reputation as an expert authority on all aspects of public procurement has enabled successful relationships to be built with a number of leading procurement organisations, for whom BiP provides a range of web-hosting, marketing and events management services. innovation technology
The Central Buying Consortium (CBC) is the largest local authority consortium in the UK. It now has 17 local authority members, having started with just six when it was formed in 1991. The CBC represents most of the major local authorities from the Midlands to the South East, outside of London.
The Health Care Supply Association promotes the role and importance of supplies staff in cost-efficient supply chain management. It also arranges training events and seminars, organises and sponsors educational awards and hosts and promotes a high-profile Annual Conference.
The London Contracts and Supplies Group (LCSG) aims to continuously review the relative roles, plans and performance of the London Boroughs in the fields of purchasing and supply, and seeks to formulate policy for Greater London as a whole. It has over 300 members.
Established in April 2004, the Procurement Agency for Essex (PAE) was the UK's first example of a genuinely cross public sector, self-funding and county-wide procurement organisation. The role of the PAE is to promote and facilitate collaborative procurement across Essex.