UF Purchasing

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UF Purchasing sets a standard of excellence by creating partnerships with customers and leading innovatively in strategic sourcing, contract management and efficient procurement processes to facilitate the UF mission and create outstanding cost savings and revenue generation for the University.

UF Purchasing Saves!
Savings to the University facilitated by UF Purchasing staff

FY 2010 $2,973,062
FY 2011 $4,334,038
FY 2012 $4,518,652
FY 2013 $3,391,714
FY 2014 $2,735,547

For more details contact purchasing@ufl.edu

News and Information

Having completed the public solicitation process, Fisher Scientific was selected as the prime supplier for laboratory supplies and small equipment at UF through 2020. This awarded contract will result in more than $1.2M in avoided costs for laboratory supplies annually. In addition to aggressive custom pricing delivered through a myUF Market punchout catalog, the contract offers especially deep discounts on a hotlist of common supply items. Additionally, the contract is characterized by:
·         free freight and desktop delivery on campus
·         two on-campus laboratory supply stores
·         a no-hassle return policy
·         dedicated on-campus representation
·         additional discounts for new lab start-ups.
To take advantage of this contract, navigate in myUF Market to the Shopping Homepage and click on the tile for Fisher Scientific or contact the Fisher team at 338-1890 or cso.ufl@thermofisher.com.

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UF Purchasing Services has been awarded the prestigious 19th Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award (AEP) for 2014 from the National Procurement Institute (NPI).  The AEP Award is earned by public and non-profit organizations that obtain a high application score based on standardized criteria.  The judging criteria are: Innovation, Professionalism, E-Procurement, Productivity, and Leadership.

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Questions? Email myufmarket@ufl.edu or call the Purchasing Help Desk at 352 392-1335.

Contact purchasing@ufl.edu or call 352-392-1331 with questions

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