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CINCINNATI, OH (January 27, 2016)-- The Cincinnati Zoo announced it has joined the Vendor Centric Purchasing Platform and will be distributing all upcoming bid opportunities through www.VCPurchasing.com. BidNet's Vendor Centric Purchasing Platform connects participating zoos and aquariums from across the country to an increasing vendor database and streamlines the bid and vendor management process for the buying organization.
EAST HAMPTON, NY (January 26, 2016)-- Springs Union Free School District (Springs UFSD) announced today that it has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, a regional purchasing group that helps local governments post, distribute and manage all RFPs, quotes, addendums and awards online. BidNet's New York regional purchasing group provides notification to registered vendors of new relevant solicitations, any addenda and award information from 195 participating agencies from across New York.
DENVER, CO (January 25, 2016)-- The Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System, a regional purchasing group from BidNet, saw significant growth in 2015. The online community gained nearly 100 buyers from the 25 local Colorado government agencies that have joined since January of 2015.
DALLAS, TX (January 21, 2016)-- The Texas Purchasing Group grew to a community of 30 participating local government agencies in 2015. One of BidNet's 16 regional purchasing groups, the Texas Purchasing Group added new local government agency members including the cities of La Marque, Bay City, Iowa Park, and the County of Dallas.
YPSILANTI, MI (January 20, 2016)-- Charter Township of Superior has officially joined the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network, one of BidNet's regional e-procurement solutions, providing vendors throughout Michigan easy online access its upcoming solicitations. Charter Township of Superior invites all vendors to register online at www.MITN.Info.
CITY OF MIDLAND, MI (January 19, 2016)-- The City of Midland has officially joined the MITN Purchasing Group to help simplify their bid and Request for Proposal distribution process. The MITN Purchasing Group is one of BidNet's over 15 regional purchasing groups throughout the country that offers local government agencies an e-procurement solution. The City invites all vendors to register online with the Purchasing Group to access its upcoming solicitations.
CROTON-ON-HUDSON, NY (January 12, 2016)-- Today, Village of Croton-on-Hudson announces it has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, a regional purchasing community by BidNet. Local government agencies throughout New York State utilize the purchasing group for bid and vendor management. Village of Croton-on-Hudson invites all potential vendors to register online with the Empire State Purchasing Group to access its upcoming solicitations.
ESTES PARK, CO (January 07, 2016)-- The Town of Estes Park now participates in the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System, a BidNet regional e-procurement solution providing vendors throughout Colorado easy online access to its product and service solicitations. "This service will help the Town reach a large network of qualified vendors, ensure efficient use of public funds to purchase products and services, and maintain proper procurement and documentation processes for grant requirements," states Steve McFarland, Finance Officer for the Town of Estes Park.
TUCKAHOE, NY (January 06, 2016)-- Village of Tuckahoe announced today that it has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, a regional purchasing group that helps local governments post, distribute and manage RFPs, quotes, addendums and awards online. BidNet's New York purchasing group provides notification to registered vendors of new relevant solicitations, any addenda and award information from 194 participating agencies from across New York State.
SOCORRO, NM (December 17, 2015)-- Today, Socorro County announces it has joined the New Mexico Purchasing Group, an e-Procurement solution from BidNet, to help simplify their purchasing process and make it easier for their vendors to access and compete for bids and RFPs. Socorro County invites all potential vendors to register online with the New Mexico Purchasing Group to access its upcoming solicitations.