Hot beverages

Framework No: 1618

About this framework

Framework period: 14 January 2019 until 13 January 2022 (with extension options to 13 January 2023)

Scotland Excel’s hot beverages framework provides members with a variety of hot beverage machinery as well as associated consumables such as bean to cup coffee machines, filter coffee machines, desktop pod coffee machines, traditional barista coffee machines, bulk brew equipment, tea, coffee and hot chocolate and associated products.

As with all our frameworks, this contract was developed in close consultation with stakeholders. It is fully compliant with all legislative requirements and offers social, economic and environmental benefits in line with Scotland Excel’s sustainable procurement approach.

Benefits

  • Framework provides full geographical coverage for all members.
  • Estimated framework savings of 6.3%.
  • Products are ethically sourced and organic.
  • Suppliers are committed to providing sustainable services.
  • 83% of suppliers are SMEs.
  • 94% of suppliers pay Real Living Wage.
  • 83% of suppliers are based in Scotland.
  • Suppliers are committed to providing Community Benefits.
  • Community benefits are achieved by workforce employability, sponsorship to local communities, modern apprenticeships, and fundraising.
  • Reducing environmental impacts is a key priority for suppliers.
  • Recyclable and reusable cups are supplied to reduce the use of plastic cups.
  • Suppliers use route planning technologies to decrease mileage.
  • Euro 6 standard vehicles will be used for deliveries.

Lots

Bewley's Tea and Coffee UK Limited

Brodie Melrose Drysdale & Co Ltd

Caber Coffee Limited

CG Coffee Ltd

Coffee Conscience Ltd

Early Bird Catering Ltd

Eden Springs UK Ltd

Excel Vending Ltd

Ipex Investments Limited T/A Capital Vending

Karing International Limited

Lyreco UK Limited

Matthew Algie & Company Limited

Myrtle Coffee Services Ltd

Tchibo Coffee International Limited

Templeman Retailing & Vending Ltd

The Loch Ness Coffee Company Limited

We Love Coffee Ltd

Bewley's Tea and Coffee UK Limited

Brodie Melrose Drysdale & Co Ltd

Caber Coffee Limited

CG Coffee Ltd

Coffee Conscience Ltd

Early Bird Catering Ltd

Eden Springs UK Ltd

Ipex Investments Limited T/A Capital Vending

Lyreco UK Limited

Matthew Algie & Company Limited

Myrtle Coffee Services Ltd

Tchibo Coffee International Limited

Templeman Retailing & Vending Ltd

The Loch Ness Coffee Company Limited

Bewley's Tea and Coffee UK Limited

Brodie Melrose Drysdale & Co Ltd

Caber Coffee Limited

CG Coffee Ltd

Coffee Conscience Ltd

Early Bird Catering Ltd

Eden Springs UK Ltd

Excel Vending Ltd

Ipex Investments Limited T/A Capital Vending

Karing International Limited

Lyreco UK Limited

Matthew Algie & Company Limited

Myrtle Coffee Services Ltd

Scotbev Supplies Limited

Tchibo Coffee International Limited

Templeman Retailing & Vending Ltd

The Loch Ness Coffee Company Limited

We Love Coffee Ltd

Bewley's Tea and Coffee UK Limited

Brodie Melrose Drysdale & Co Ltd

Caber Coffee Limited

CG Coffee Ltd

Coffee Conscience Ltd

Early Bird Catering Ltd

Eden Springs UK Ltd

Excel Vending Ltd

Ipex Investments Limited T/A Capital Vending

Karing International Limited

Lyreco UK Limited

Matthew Algie & Company Limited

Myrtle Coffee Services Ltd

Tchibo Coffee International Limited

Templeman Retailing & Vending Ltd

The Loch Ness Coffee Company Limited

We Love Coffee Ltd

Sectors

The hot beverages framework is available to all Scotland Excel local authorities and associate members. It is particularly relevant for members operating within the following sectors:

  • Care
  • Education
  • Housing
  • Leisure

Key Facts

Suppliers were asked to identify any product accreditation or certification that they had with Fairtrade, Rainforest Alliance and Soil Association. 11 suppliers stated they are at least certified by one of the arrangements mentioned and 3 stated they are triple certified.

Further information on Scotland Excel’s hot beverages framework is available in our members area.

If you are not yet a member, and would like to know more about the framework, please contactus.