Procurement Blog

Case study: Bolton at Home

Bolton at Home’s IT contract is due to expire in 2020. In advance of the expiry of this agreement, they needed Barkers’ IT strategic and delivery consultancy services to develop a procurement strategy and plan for replacement of the current agreement. Working to a...

Read More

Case Study: SSE – IT Agreements

SSE needed to deliver a new set of IT agreements that met Directorate strategic objectives whilst considering technological challenges from across the business. We supported them to successfully transition to a smaller number of framework suppliers, all on standard terms. This resulted in a...

Read More

Case Study: SSE

SSE needed a procurement team setting up within their £2billion Smart Metering Programme. To tackle this complex challenge, we developed a procurement strategy for smart meter expenditure and associated contracts, put the required system integration contracts in place, recruited a team of permanent staff...

Read More