161_23 Artists Grounds, Brushes and Painting tools
Main contract details
A framework for the supply of Supply of Artist brushes, Artist grounds, portfolios, easels and mats for delivery to ESPO's distribution centre and for direct delivery:
Lot 1 - Artist Brushes
Lot 2 - Painting Tools and Equipment
Lot 3 - Artist Books, Pads and Papers
Lot 4 - Canvasses and Wooden Easels
Lot 5 - Drying Wracks and Metal Easels
Lot 6 - Portfolios
Lot 7 - Pots, Palettes and Jars
The framework agreement has the option to extend for up to a further 23 months. The total estimated value stated includes the option period.
The minimum financial requirement for the purposes of the current tender exercise is stated in the procurement documents.
This framework will operate on-going contract monitoring procedures following award, to ensure financial stability requirements are maintained.
Credit rating checks will be carried out on a regular basis, using the credit rating agency, Creditsafe Business Solutions Limited.
Any changes will be assessed (compared with a baseline credit rating score obtained at contract award stage) and significant changes or sustained degradation will be investigated.
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