Borough Life Print Contract

Borough Life Print Contract

Wigan Council is seeking a provider to be responsible for the printing of ‘Borough Life’, Wigan Council’s residents’ magazine.

Wigan Council
Borough Life Print Contract
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Wigan Council is seeking a provider to be responsible for the printing of ‘Borough Life’, Wigan Council’s residents’ magazine. The magazine was ‘highly commended’ at the CIPR Public Sector Awards in 2009 in the ‘external magazine’ category. Copy, design and photography for the magazine are all performed in-house. A sample copy of the magazine can be obtained from our website at www.wigan.gov.uk/BoroughLife.
The print run will be based on 145,000 copies of the magazine and printed according to the specification outlined in the Invitation to Tender document. The bidder will be responsible for supplying 140,000 copies to one distribution hub and the remaining 5,000 copies to a single address in Wigan. Wigan Council will provide at least two months notice of the delivery date required for each edition. It is intended that the magazine will be published four times per year in June, September, November and March.
The contract will be for an initial period of one year with the option to extend for two further periods of twelve months each.
Further details regarding this tender can be obtained by viewing the Invitation to Tender document which will be available once you have registered an interest in this tender via The Chest.
The closing date for final tender submissions is Wednesday 15th May 2013 at 12:00pm.
It is envisaged that print-ready artwork for the first edition to be printed under this contract and delivery to the distribution hub by the successful provider will take place during June 2013.
Contact:
Mr. Craig Scott
Email Address:
C.Scott@wigan.gov.uk
Telephone:
01942 827065
Address:
Town Hall
Library Street
Wigan
Greater Manchester
WN1 1YN
United Kingdom
Key Dates
01/06/2013
31/05/2014
15/04/2013 12:00
15/05/2013 12:00
Other Information
12 (months)
24 (months)
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