In the education market, now more than ever before, one of the best ways to ensure the most competitive prices for classroom technology is buying on Contract. Our Account Executives can explain the Contract process and are backed by independent experts associated with each group purchasing cooperative.
Budgets are tight this year, and maybe next year, too. Education buyers are encouraged to use Contract pricing for all purchases. The bid processes carried out by the Contract holders are extensive and detailed, with benefits to you including time savings, substantial cost savings, and streamlining of purchase orders. With limited time and staff, the contracts associated with Martin Public Seating products provide you with a quick solution to the best pricing.
National IPA saves you time and money. Participating in the cooperative buying power of more than 50,000 entities allows you to pay less for products and reduce administrative costs, which helps you do more with less. So why is National IPA so effective at creating more economical buying opportunities for you? Because we offer strength in numbers and years of government purchasing experience, you can have confidence in every contract.
- Contracts are competitively solicited, evaluated and awarded by a government entity acting as the lead agency.
- Contracts are awarded utilizing industry best practices, processes and procedures, ensuring maximum value and absolute security with complete transparency of the process.
- Most experienced cooperative team in public procurement, cooperative purchasing and supply chain management.
- Founding Member of National Coalition for Public Procurement.
- Robust portfolio of quality contracts.
In these days of dwindling dollars, you want a partner who can help strengthen your buying position, reliably and consistently.
Welcome to the Future - NJPA is now Sourcewell
More than a Name Change
The heart of our organization is service, and Sourcewell proudly proclaims who we are and what we do. Sourcewell stands out in a world filled with acronyms. We are boldly changing our name as part of an overall plan to deepen relationships with you, our member, and the make it easier for you to find the solutions you need. After more than a year of research and planning, NJPA became Sourcewell on June 6, 2018.
We can help you save time and money by combining the buying power of more than 50,000 government, education, and nonprofit organizations. Simply pick the appropriate contract or vendor—we do the rest.
Sourcewell holds hundreds of competitively solicited cooperative contracts ready for use. Choose from a wide array of products and services, or work with our in-house specialists to find the right solution to fit your needs. We award contracts at the manufacturing level, but they can be leveraged locally so you can support your local dealer or representative.
For more information go to: www.sourcewell-mn.gov
State of Ohio Procurement
Martin Public Seating represents a number of vendors that have current State Term Schedules with the State of Ohio including KI and VS America. For more information on this method of procuring product ask your Martin Public Seating Account Manager.
The BuyBoard National Purchasing Cooperative
The BuyBoard National Purchasing Cooperative is a cooperative formed between the National School Boards Association (NSBA) and several state school boards associations to streamline the buying process for schools, municipalities, and other public entities.
Developed to comply with state laws that require governmental entities to make purchases from an approved list of vendors who have gone through a competitive procurement process, BuyBoard gives members the advantage of leveraging the Cooperative’s ability to obtain bulk discounts, combined with the ease of online, web-based shopping.