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November 17, 2014

Monday, November 17, 2014

Procurementstandardize and enhance processes to ensure pricing and transparency

Payment Plus                                                              

  • Target Implementation: Q2-FY15
    • Pilot with two (2) vendors is targeted to begin 11/24
  • Supplier Enrollment Metrics – 289 Suppliers Enrolled
  • Estimated annual revenue - $389K (when fully implemented with the current enrollment)
  • Procurement recruiting activity – 222 candidates (suppliers) identified
    • 182 Declines, 21 Pending , 1 New Supplier

Strategic Sourcing:  develop collaborative program across KU-KUMC

Contracts & Catalogs

  • Vantage Point Logistics – 3rd Party Freight Management Company
    • Working w/FMS to determine potential method that will work with Research Funds
  • Catalogs
    • Looking at the potential of one or more Auto Parts Catalogs

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