Through the Empire State Purchasing Group, we can bridge the gap between our purchasing department and the suppliers we want to be doing business with.
Dobbs Ferry, NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2014
Greenburgh-North Castle UFSD announced today that it is has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, an online procurement group that provides vendors with an easier and more economical way to access and compete for local government bids.
The Empire State Purchasing Group (http://www.empirestatebidsystem.com) connects 2,308 departments from 155 local government agencies and provides a bid notification system that gives vendors instant access to Bids, RFP's, Quotes and Amendments online. Greenburgh-North Castle UFSD joined the Empire State Purchasing Group on Jan. 10, providing its vendors with convenient access to bid information for the Greenburgh-North Castle UFSD and all other participating agencies on the system.
The online purchasing group is part of a nation-wide e-procurement solution powered by BidNet. BidNet’s e-procurement solution, SourceSuite, manages 15 government purchasing groups throughout the country providing over 900 counties, municipalities, school districts and other purchasing professionals a purchasing and vendor management solution.
"Through the Empire State Purchasing Group, we can bridge the gap between our purchasing department and the suppliers we want to be doing business with," said Denise Rivera, CIO. "It’s a successful solution, offering vendors a centralized location to view bid opportunities on an easy-to-use, web-based platform."
Greenburgh-North Castle UFSD invites all local vendors to receive access to its upcoming solicitations by joining the Empire State Purchasing Group. Vendor benefits of registering on http://www.empirestatebidsystem.com include:
- 24-hour access to local government opportunities
- Notification customized to the vendors’ products or services provided
- Reliable and timely delivery of notifications, addendums and documents
- Advanced notification of Term-Contracts
- E-Bid and E-Quote Submission
About Greenburgh-North Castle UFSD
The Greenburgh-North Castle Union Free School District is a New York State public school district serving approximately 450 students with special education needs, grades 7-12. Our class sizes range from 6 to 12 students with a teacher and a teacher assistant to assure personalized attention and individualized instruction.
The School District is recognized by the New York State Education Department and has a graduation rate of approximately 80%. The district prepares students for all required New York State Regents testing and awards high school diplomas to eligible students. Students also receive guidance from certified counselors to help prepare them for college, work and transition to independent living.
About BidNet’s e-Procurement Solution:
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