Essentra Security will be exhibiting at the Crescent Purchasing Consortium Conference at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, on Wednesday 21st & Thursday 22nd May. Essentra Security is the only dedicated smart card supplier on the CPC’s Access Control Systems and Smart Card Technology framework, providing CPC members with smart card expertise at extremely competitive prices.
The Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) is owned by and run in the main on behalf of the Further Education Sector.
Members have access to 73 professionally EU tendered framework agreements let by CPC and other Contracting Authorities. In total there are 579 individual agreements with suppliers covering a wide range of goods and services. All frameworks have a full audit history plus ultimately full cover for EU Legislation when used compliantly.
The CPC now boasts 2712 Further Education institutions (including Academies) in its’ membership, these being located in a number of different regions throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Membership is free of charge and is open to a variety of different types of Further Education institution.