Consolidate suppliers and improve the buying experience
Amazon Business provides tools that can help organizations better meet their compliance policies, including a contract vehicle with the OMNIA Partners contract, tax-exempt purchases for eligible customers, and multiple offers when needing multiple quotes. Have a diversity or local spend goal? Amazon Business enables purchasing from thousands of certified sellers and helps procurement teams measure this spend to meet state or institutional goals.2
NC State’s central procurement office is using Amazon Business to help realize their strategic plan “A Pathway to the Future,” which seeks to advance the university through goals that include focusing on student success, infrastructure, and organizational improvements.
— Crystal Burns, Small Business and Supplier Diversity Lead, Johns Hopkins University
— Mary Helmick, Director of Procurement, Virgina Tech
1 Benchmarking Spend Analytics and Procurement Savings Opportunities in Higher Education, NAEP, 2013
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