(HA’s, Councils & Colleges)
Ridgeons have developed a strong working relationship with the public sector including Housing Authorities, Local Councils and the Education Sector.
Ridgeons, as a member of Unimer are delighted to be one of the named suppliers for PFH Procurement for Housing framework for Housing Associations/Councils and their contractors.
PfH is driving efficiency and improving procurement practice for more than 650 social housing providers throughout the UK. Managing the purchasing and supply of over £1million of goods and services every week, the consortium has already created savings of over £15million. Dedicated to the Public Sector as the only national procurement organisation dedicated to the needs of the social housing sector, PfH is an essential business tool for social landlords. The consortium generates substantial savings by harnessing the collective purchasing power of housing organisations. By reducing procurement costs, organisations can reinvest resources in front-line services, decent homes and vibrant neighbourhoods.
With a growing range of EU compliant framework agreements in place and a huge number of Members, efficiencies are happening here and now, http://www.procurementforhousing.co.uk
Unimer – UK’s largest invoice clearing house for the building products industry United Merchants plc (Unimer) is the UK’s largest merchants co-operative, providing invoice clearing and marketing services to suppliers in return for over-riding settlement discounts, which are returned to the merchant shareholders.
Unimer’s objective is to provide an all-embracing, all-industry trading environment, where everyone in the merchant industry is represented – from the local independents to the regional buying societies to the largest national groups.
Ridgeons are pleased to announce that we have gone through a tender process and been selected as an approved Supplier for Timber, Plasters, Bricks, Blocks and Paint products for Crescent Purchasing Consortium..(CPC) framework agreement.