order to achieve value for money you may wish
to use a range of methods to procure products and services.
The choice of method depends on the type of product or service
and its overall value. However, competitive tendering
is generally a preferred course of action for supplier
selection, e.g. the selection of a contract caterer
for your food service requirements.
are able to fully manage the competitive tendering process
for catering services from the initial production of pre-qualification
tender documentation through to bid analysis and contract
out or outsourcing are other terms
used to manage your non core business activities.
the process entails: