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A Social Procurement Framework is PARAMOUNT to your socent’s success. Here are the 6 pitfalls you want to avoid if you want your social procurement framework to really work to represent your business best.
Social enterprises reinvest the majority of the profits they make back into the business to deliver more of their social or environmental purpose. social enterprises are a way of doing business and not a particular legal structure.
Social procurement – which is sometimes called social purchasing – is a way for businesses, public sector bodies and Housing Associations to buy more wisely. It helps to generate social value beyond the goods or services they require.