Nexbib Announces Inclusion on the APUC Framework

Nexbib UK, a leader in library equipment servicing, is thrilled to announce that it has been awarded a place as a supplier under the prestigious APUC (Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges) Library Equipment, Software & Maintenance – LIB1021 AP Framework Agreement. APUC, the recognised procurement centre of expertise for Scotland’s universities and colleges, plays a pivotal role in shaping procurement practices within the academic sector.

In a rigorous process that involved the submission of comprehensive information regarding its products, services, operational processes, and commitment to security and sustainability, Nexbib UK has been appointed as one of the chosen suppliers qualified to collaborate with Scotland's esteemed institutions of higher learning. Nexbib have been successful within a number of the Lots present on the APUC framework covering areas such as RFID Security and Self-Service Equipment, Self Service Laptop Lockers and Self-Service Software.

Nexbib's inclusion on the APUC Framework Agreement signifies more than just a formal acknowledgment; it represents a significant opportunity for universities and colleges across the UK. As a pre-approved supplier, Nexbib stands ready to engage with these institutions for new work contracts, offering a range of benefits that extend beyond procurement.

Inclusion in the APUC Framework instils confidence among universities and colleges, ensuring that featured suppliers meet the stringent requirements set out by APUC. For Nexbib, this recognition provides an avenue to expand its academic customer base, building upon its unwavering commitment to delivering library environments that enrich the learning experiences of students.

New academic partners can expect a fresh and tailored approach from Nexbib. It's not a one-size-fits-all philosophy; instead, Nexbib offers bespoke solutions designed to maximise budgets and minimise equipment downtime. With decades of experience behind them, Nexbib has earned its reputation as a trusted provider, poised to deliver excellence. Currently working with institutions that include: University of West London, Sheffield Hallam University, and TEC Partnership Grimsby; Nexbib look forward to the new customer relationships that being part of the APUC framework will present.

We are honoured to join the esteemed ranks of APUC Framework suppliers. This recognition is a testament to our dedication to enhancing library environments for students, and we look forward to forging meaningful partnerships with universities and colleges throughout Scotland.

Simon Peacock . Commercial Director at Nexbib UK

About Nexbib

Nexbib is a provider of future-proof RFID solutions for libraries of all types and sizes. The company develops dynamic library concepts based on contemporary digital strategies and flexible, modularly expandable technology. Together with libraries, Nexbib puts the needs of the community first. Nexbib's solutions not only respond to the habits of today's smartphone society but are also focused on the needs of the next generation. Therefore, sustainability and the 2030 Agenda are high priorities.

Continuous exchange and a collaborative partnership with libraries shape innovations in a practical way. The extensive portfolio enables modern self-service for check-out, return, security and media management. Open Library concepts provide the time flexibility expected today and strengthen the standing of libraries as attractive Third Places.


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Communications + Marketing

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