Crown Commercial Service

CCS targets £15bn of central government spend
CCS should partner instead of replicate, says Tse. © Crown Copyright
CCS looking to partner with firms like Ebay and Amazon
Gareth Rhys Williams said there will be a focus on using the same methodology to manage contracts ©Leo Wilkinson
Learning to buy better to save public funds
Simon Tse was appointed chief executive at the CSS in December 2018, and joined in 2016 as procurement operations director. © CSS
Real value of procurement is freeing up scarce resources
Government will name and shame suppliers breaching slavery law
Cram said a centralised contracting authority could have prevented the failure of outsourced probation services ©Crown Copyright
CCS-style body needed for government outsourcing
Outgoing CEO Malcolm Harrison said he hoped the CCS would continue to focus on digital procurement services after his departure
Digital procurement future of CCS, says outgoing boss
CCS partners with buying organisations to reach customers
Gareth Rhys Williams, chief commercial officer at the Cabinet Office, is providing government departments with commercial expertise
Government commercial overhaul aims to save £4bn
Transparency at heart of government media buying framework
Public sector ‘needs CCS at this critical time’
Commercial 'pixie dust' needed for civil servants