Public Procurement and Property
15th March 2022 by Guest Blogger
Discussing SMEs, Supported Businesses and social procurement with Social Enterprise Scotland.
3rd December 2021 by Ray Knox
On the UN Day of Persons with Disabilities, we hear from an award-winning individual and an employer on how lives are positively improved through meaningful work.
1st December 2021 by Niamh Duncan
Director of Scottish Procurement and Property, Nick Ford reflects on the recent set of SME roundtable discussions.
30th November 2021 by Melissa Reilly
We talk "sustainable change" with Hey Girls - an award-winning ‘buy one, donate one’ social enterprise, producing environmentally-friendly period products that fund the fight to end period poverty in the UK.
Re-let of National Framework for the Provision of Interpreting, Translation and Transcription Services
24th November 2021 by Melissa Reilly
The framework is now live for a period of 4 years until 11 November 2025. All three suppliers are SMEs and committed to paying the real Living Wage.
21st September 2021 by Melissa Reilly
Earlier this year, we shared a blog post announcing a new contract between Scottish Government and APS Group (Scotland) to continue to support the supply and distribution of Scotland’s Baby Box and support for the Best Start Grant. One of Scotland's Baby Boxes is now on display as part of the second 'Designing Motherhood' exhibition at the Centre for Architecture + Design in Philadelphia.
20th September 2021 by Guest Blogger
Scottish Procurement welcome back Social Enterprise Scotland to discuss the launch of a new Buy Social Scotland campaign to encourage values-led procurement with social enterprises.
8th September 2021 by Guest Blogger
Scottish Procurement are delighted to welcome a guest blog from Natalie McCrindle, Head of Procurement and Commercial at Social Security Scotland to discuss their use of Scottish Government Frameworks to deliver social and economic benefits at their recently launched offices in Glasgow and Dundee.
24th August 2021 by Jennifer Payne
It's time to grow your business in the North of Scotland - #MeetTheBuyerNorth2021 on 7th September is a virtual networking event connecting suppliers with public sector buyers in the North of Scotland, Highlands and Islands.
18th August 2021 by Melissa Reilly
A number of Scottish organisations have been shortlisted as Finalists at the UK National GO Awards 2021, demonstrating the #PowerOfProcurement here in Scotland.