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United Kingdom-Wakefield: Miscellaneous business and business-related services
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice
Section I: Contracting authority/entity
Main address: http://www.ypo.co.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://procontract.due-north.com
Section II: Object
000909 — Digital Marketplace Procurement Portal
The Authority has a requirement for a Digital Marketplace capable of providing a wide range of competitively priced products to the Education, Local Government, Emergency Services, Social Care Sectors and all other public sector organisations with a single point of access for customers and suppliers.
This Contract will be for the provision of a Digital Marketplace to supply products to YPO’s customers. The contract will be for a period of up to 5 years.
YPO intend to formally award this contract on 18.7.2018.
Section IV: Procedure
Following the publication of a PIN Reference 2018/S 101-230950, the Authority has only received one compliant expression of interest. In consequence YPO intend entering into a contract governed by the Concessions Contract Regulations 2016.
YPO believes that the proposed contractor, being an established mature B2B marketplace provider with a range offering of over 1 000 000 products from thousands of sources, is the only viable contractor currently operating in the market.
Section V: Award of contract/concession
Section VI: Complementary information