Procurement in Scotland is gearing up for a makeover as the Scottish government prepares to roll out a digital procurement initiative – with the goal of making it easier for small businesses to bid for the £10bn annual public sector contract spend.
The company has added new products, including the Agilisys Connect platform which provides local authorities with a fully personalised website that is designed for all devices.
The introduction of an electronic procurement system across the NHS could save up to £5m per hospital annually, according to a new report.
Three London boroughs have adopted a shared network where suppliers can register and bid for contracts, in a move hoped to improve integration and productivity.
Suppliers of cloud services can now submit tenders to be included in the Government’s cloud initiative.