Decision details

*Re-published: call-in no longer applies* Groceries & Chilled

Decision Maker: Corporate Director of Strategic Resources

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The Corporate Director, Strategic Resources has approved the award of a contract for the provision of Groceries & Chilled. The Catering Traded Service is responsible for providing produce to all Elderly Persons Homes (EPH’s), Outdoor Education Centres (OEC’s) and schools, where they subscribe to the traded service. This provision is therefore required to deliver this service.
The value of the contract is estimated to be £4,500,000.
The duration of the contract is estimated to be for a period of 2 years.

Reasons for the decision:

*PLEASE NOTE This decision was originally published on or near the date of the decision and so call in no longer applies. It has been re-published as part of the change in committee management system that we use.*

To enable the Authority to meet its operational requirements.

Alternative options considered:

Benchmarking exercise was undertaken to ensure best value.

Publication date: 28/04/2021

Date of decision: 26/03/2020