Datasym Now Available on TUCO Framework

Datasym is pleased to confirm that our goods and services are now available to purchase on the TUCO Framework

We have seen the Framework mechanism become the option of choice in recent years for procurement within the NHS and other public sector services.  We are pleased to confirm that any of our public sector clients can now purchase Datasym goods and services via the TUCO Framework.

The University Caterers Organisation framework is the leading professional membership body fo in-house caterers operating in the higher, further education public sector.  They are committed to advancing the learning and development of catering and hospitality teams, and work to provide quality standards , advice and information to those working in in-house catering.


  • Delivering annual savings to members in excess of £15million
  • £146million+ annual spend
  • Giving members access to almost 300 quality-assured suppliers
  • 19 EU-compliant framework agreements
  • Full time CIPS qualified team dedicated to cutting costs
  • No barriers to entry – 80% of TUCO suppliers are SMEs or micro enterprises
  • Award-winning training academy
  • In-depth, insightful market intelligence through TUCO research
  • Sharing best-practice through member case studies
  • Access to added-value benefits such as:
    • TUCO Online: a revolutionary web-based eProcurement system that provides a dynamic online purchasing portal
    • Further Competitions: a personalised procurement service that is FREE to members – we work with your staff to offer as much or as little support as they need, freeing them up to focus on other areas.
    • Efficiency Review: working with a leading consultancy, we can offer you a personalised, independent, measure of your performance.


For more information on purchasing Datasym goods and services, please email us on or call us on 0844 870 9206