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Procurement Services.

Procurement Services

Exclusive to UKSUA members .

We’ve partnered with TUCO, the leading professional membership body for ‘in-house’ caterers operating in the higher and further education sector. Previously unavailable to students’ unions, you can now achieve significant cost savings, streamline your back-office processes, and gain all-important financial control and visibility over your purchasing.

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Exclusive to UKSUA members .

We’ve partnered with TUCO, the leading professional membership body for ‘in-house’ caterers operating in the higher and further education sector. Previously unavailable to students’ unions, you can now achieve significant cost savings, streamline your back-office processes, and gain all-important financial control and visibility over your purchasing.

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Your purchasing powerhouse.

Every year TUCO purchase more than £140million in goods and services for members, through 20 EU compliant framework agreements which delivers savings to members in excess of £10 million per annum. With the flexibility to engage with over 200 quality assured suppliers across the UK, TUCO’s frameworks incorporate national, local and regional suppliers, offering even more choice to members.

As a not-for-profit organisation, TUCO aims to maximise financial value for our members whilst offering a more consistent and efficient procurement process.

“TUCO are delighted to partner with UKSUA to help drive efficiencies and savings across food and beverage procurement for Students’ Unions. This exciting new relationship promises to add real value to SU’s by increasing flexibility, brand variety and enhancing the overall student experience.”

Mike Haslin
CEO, TUCO

Mike Haslin TUCO CEO

“TUCO are delighted to partner with UKSUA to help drive efficiencies and savings across food and beverage procurement for Students’ Unions. This exciting new relationship promises to add real value to SU’s by increasing flexibility, brand variety and enhancing the overall student experience.”

Mike Haslin TUCO CEO

Mike Haslin
CEO, TUCO

You’re in good company.

Find out how TUCO have helped Universities across the UK streamline, save, and grow.

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Find out how Reading grew their bar income by 600% in the last 3 years.

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Learn how Manchester Met increased sales by £1,000,000 in 12 months.

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See how TUCO and Lancaster University achieved a 14% cost savings.

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Uncover the steps taken to drive East Anglia’s catering from a loss to profit.

Let’s get acquainted.

Find out how we can help you improve your student offering, increase efficiency, and reduce your costs.

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