As part of the Rocky Mountain Purchasing Group we will be able to save time and lower costs for both our agency and its vendors—which is important to us.
Nederland, CO (PRWEB) July 16, 2014
Town of Nederland announced today that it is has joined the Rocky Mountain Purchasing Group, a BidNet e-procurement system that provides vendors with an easier and more economical way to access and compete for local government bids.
Rocky Mountain Purchasing Group connects 1,608 departments from 108 local government agencies and provides a bid notification system that gives vendors instant access to Bids, RFP's, Quotes and Amendments online. Town of Nederland joined the Rocky Mountain Purchasing Group in July, providing its vendors with convenient access to bid information for Town of Nederland and all other participating agencies on the system.
Town of Nederland invites all local vendors to join Rocky Mountain Purchasing Group and view its upcoming solicitations: http://www.RockyMountainBidSystem.com. Vendor benefits of registering on Rocky Mountain Purchasing Group 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
“There are many benefits to participation in the procurement network and sharing resources with other agencies,” said Eva Forberger, Town Treasurer. “As part of the Rocky Mountain Purchasing Group we will be able to save time and lower costs for both our agency and its vendors—which is important to us.”
The network was developed and is powered by BidNet, an Albany, N.Y. company that manages 15 government purchasing groups nationwide through its e-procurement solution.
Vendors who provide goods and services can register for the system to receive bid opportunities from Town of Nederland and the system’s other local agencies. Vendors register online at http://www.RockyMountainBidSystem.com.
“The online bid system is easy for our staff and vendors to use and improves process efficiency and transparency,” Forberger said. “Our vendors have centralized access to bid opportunities from multiple agencies, while we benefit from increased vendor competition and process automation.”
Town of Nederland:
Nederland, Colorado is a town like no other. Tucked in the Rocky Mountains just west of Boulder, Nederland has a history rich in mining and music and a future as the hub of the Peak to Peak Community. With our unique shops, amazing outdoor beauty, friendly locals, and vibrant music scene, Nederland is definitely not your average small town. Whether you live here, work here, or play here, we’re sure that you’ll discover that life’s better up here.
About BidNet’s e-Procurement Solution:
BidNet’s e-procurement solution, SourceSuite and its numerous bid systems, provide more than 950 government agencies and 9,000 departments across the country supplier management, document distribution and audit and control tools. More information is available at http://www.SourceSuite.com.