Public Sector Network Tender Alert


21090-2013: UK-Leicester: Beer

Beer. Wines. Spirits. Distilled alcoholic beverages. Soft drinks. Cider. Lager. The framework is for the supply and direct delivery to eligible end-user establishments of a range of Beers, Wines and Spirits (including dispensing equipment and associated bar fittings). The framework also includes some requirement for the provision of items of bar dispensing equipment and accessories. Whilst initially for use by local authorities served by the Pro5 Group (a collaboration between CBC, NEPO, ESPO, YPO and the wider public sector), being Central Purchasing Bodies as defined by the EU Combined Procurement Directive 2004/18/EC, the Framework Agreement may also be open for use by the following classifications of user throughout all administrative regions of the UK: Local Authority Councils; Educational Establishments (including Academies); Police, Fire & Rescue and Coastguard Emergency Services; NHS and HSC Bodies, including Ambulance Services; Registered Charities; Registered Social Landlords. Full details of the classification of end user establishments and geographical areas is available on: An eAuction process may be used to award subsequent call off contracts following the reopening of competition among the parties to the Framework Agreement.

Ref: 06/13,


SPO, for itself and on behalf of the 'Pro 5' Group of Professional Buying Organisations (see
Barnsdale Way, Grove Park, Enderby
For the attention of:
LE19 1ES Leicester
Telephone: +44 1162657926
Fax: +44 1162944399
Internet address(es):
Address of the buyer profile:
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Contract value: The value of GBP 5 000 000 is the estimated potential value based on known participating establishments. The value of participation by the wider public sector cannot be calculated accurately or guaranteed - but has nevertheless been incorporated within a range of GBP 5 000 000 to GBP 10 000 000 for the duration (including the extension option referred to at Section II.2.2).

Published: 22 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 6 Mar 2013