We recognize that campus units are currently in extraordinary situations that may require a temporary change to purchasing processes. In order to facilitate approvals required in the COVID-19 Campus Procurement Guidelines released March 19, 2020, effective immediately, units must complete an approval form for all purchases greater than $50,000 and general procurement items which meet the criteria below.
Category: ePro News
In response to the large section of the workforce that has been forced to work from home due to COVID-19, Procurement Services has worked out an arrangement with two of our contracted vendors, CDW-G and Staples, to provide equipment and supplies to home addresses.
We have been in touch with many of our ePro suppliers and, as of today, they are continuing to deliver their merchandise to the campus. Some building doors are locked to those without key card access, so we are asking building managers to post signs outside the building to tell the delivery person who to call for deliveries/where to leave deliveries.
Google has released a new Chrome version 80 (Stable), and this includes changes to the browser cookies behavior. This update may impact your punchout experience with ePro suppliers. Please use Mozilla Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) instead.
Procurement Services and Materials Management is pleased to announce several new staff members who will serve in key roles as we prepare for many initiatives in the coming year.
To: University Business Managers, Campus Unit Finance Leads, Research Administration Support Group (RASG), Res_Info Listserv From: Troy Morse, Director of Purchasing Services Effective Aug. 22, Procurement Services will increase the purchase limit for many scientific suppliers to $25,000 per order … Continued
Procurement Services has increased the purchase threshold for Agilent to $25,000 per order, marking the next phase of our ePro order threshold increase project.
Due to a fire at the Fisher Scientific Data Center, the Fisher Scientific punchout catalog is currently down for all orders.
In order to encourage broader use of competitive-bid contracts, Procurement Services has decided to increase the ePro ordering threshold for select ePro vendors from the current $5,000 per order limit to $25,000 per order.
We have been notified by Arc3 Gases that their prices for cylinder gases, micro bulk and bulk gases will increase beginning May 1, 2019.