August 25, 2014

Monday, August 25, 2014

Procurementstandardize and enhance processes to ensure pricing and transparency

  • Payment Plus
    • Target Implementation: Q1 FY15
    • Supplier Enrollment Metrics – 288 Suppliers Enrolled
    • Estimated annual revenue - $389K (when fully implemented with current enrollment)
  • KU Procurement is contacting 222 targeted suppliers- STATUS:
    • Suppliers Contacted: 88
      • Pending: 34
      • Declined: 54

Strategic Sourcing:  develop collaborative program across KU-KUMC

  • Continue work on Fisher Scientific Addenda that includes an option for the BOR entities
  • Business Interiors by Staples  (Furniture) – Catalog for Campus is now Live
  • Working on a Microsoft (Surface Pro 3) Catalog – Date TBD

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