SMEs challenge public sector procurement
posted: August 13th, 2012
SMEs have challenged the fairness of the public sector procurement process and the difficulty on competing with larger organisations. A recent article published online highlighted 2 examples where SMEs had challenged the government after failing to win or secure new contracts.
It’s a common conception that SMEs face difficulties in competing against larger organisations. It is reassuring that the government has a process by which feedback can be given and received.It should be noted though, at Thornton & Lowe, we have seen that this is not always the case – with SMEs successfully securing contracts with the public sector.
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