Logistics, Warehousing, and Fulfilment Solutions

Summary

Access a full range of logistics and warehousing solutions and services including collection, receipt, warehousing, storage management and distribution. Available for all central government departments and all other UK public sector bodies.

Description

We intend for this commercial agreement to be the recommended route for all your logistics, distribution, warehousing and fulfilment needs.

Services may include but are not limited to, the collection, receipt, storage, management, processing and onward distribution of:

  • pallets
  • shipping containers
  • supply items
  • commodities
  • parcel
  • package
  • vehicles
  • parts
  • electronic items
  • components
  • fuel
  • gases
  • dry Powers
  • liquids
  • aggregates
  • construction materials and products
  • hazardous goods
  • temperature controlled goods
  • weapons and ammunition
  • pharmaceuticals, controlled drugs and restricted/illegal drugs
  • assets for disposal/recycling/ repurposing

You can also access the following features and services:

  • supply chain management
  • supplier management
  • fourth party logistics management
  • solution design
  • removal and relocation services
  • logistics integrator services
  • construction site facilities management
  • laydown solutions: when items such as materials or tools are delivered to a building for storage when not in use
  • events logistics

This agreement will be in place for 4 years. Your call-off agreements can be up to 7 years depending on your needs.

Benefits

  • flexibility to enable you to call off a range of services from single requirements through to complex outsourced solutions
  • your call-off agreements can be in place for up to 7 years depending on the complexity of your needs
  • suppliers will be compliant with Carbon Net Zero and Social Value policy obligations
  • contracts comply with public sector procurement regulations
  • reduces procurement lead times and associated costs

Product types

We will determine the lotting structure of this agreement as a result of market and customer engagement.

Customer and supplier engagement

Customer and supplier market engagement began in 2022 and is ongoing. It has or will include:

  • release of Prior Information Notice (PIN)
  • feedback forums and surveys
  • 1-2-1 meetings
  • newsletters
  • webinars
  • external stakeholder forums

Important links

Prior Information Notice (PIN) Read PIN
Contract Notice in Find a Tender (FTS) Not available yet
Tender documents Not available yet

Timeline

Activity Estimated dates
Pre-market engagement June and July 2023
Drafting of procurement documents August to November 2023
Publication of find a tender (FTS) notice February 2024
Framework award September 2024