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2014-08-26 23:09:52

City of Rensselaer announced today that it is has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, a BidNet e-procurement system that provides vendors with an easier and more economical way to access and compete for local New York government bids. Rensselaer, NY (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 City of Rensselaer announced today that it is has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, a BidNet e-procurement system that provides vendors with an easier and more economical way to access and compete for...

2014-08-26 12:28:25

New Partnership Expands Access to Cost-Saving Biological Specimen Transport System ALPHARETTA, Ga., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViveBio, LLC a leading provider of products for ambient biological sample collection, stabilization and transportation, announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Laboratory Procurement Services, LLC (LPS) of Knoxville, Tennessee to distribute the ViveST line of products in the United States. ViveST is the first of a new class of...

2014-08-25 23:11:02

In the disaster recovery services market, buyer power is aided by steady prices, low supply chain risk and low market share concentration; nevertheless, the high level of specialization and low number of substitutes in the market restrict buyer power to an extent. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Disaster Recovery Services in its growing collection of...

2014-08-23 23:02:20

Although mitigated by price competition from imports, prices of laboratory furniture have been rising due to increasing input costs and demand from the R&D sector. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Laboratory Furniture in its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Laboratory...

2014-08-22 23:06:50

Membership organization joins innovative list with other Inc. 500/5000 alumni including OtterBox, ideeli, Skullcandy, Clarisonic and more. Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces that for the second year in a row, it has been named to Inc. magazine’s Inc. 500/5000 list, an annual list of the fastest-growing privately-held companies in the U.S. This annual list was started by...

2014-08-21 23:12:54

Because modems are functionally similar across brands, buyers can easily compare them and choose the cheaper option; this aspect forces suppliers to undercut one another on price to remain competitive, resulting in a steady decline in the price of modems. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of modems in its growing collection of procurement category market...

2014-08-21 23:12:17

Fall Conferences to Focus on Supply Chain Trends and Commodities Outlook Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 SCA Technologies, the leading provider of category sourcing and margin management solutions, announced its sponsorship of the National Restaurant Association’s Supply Chain Management Executive Study Group fall meeting set for October 20-21, 2014 in Orlando, FL. This event is held in conjunction with the Market Vision Fall Purchasing Conference, a forum focused on the outlook...

2014-08-20 23:09:33

Low market concentration, low price volatility, high product specialization and a low availability of substitutes typify the market for packaging design services. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of Packaging Design Services to its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Low market...

2014-08-19 23:14:36

Although recent price growth for pesticides has been kept in check by the growing popularity of more ecofriendly alternatives, buyer power in this market has been limited by the high volatility of raw material inputs used in the manufacturing process. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of pesticides in its growing collection of procurement category market...

2014-08-19 23:06:25

SourceSuite, BidNet’s e-procurement solution, reached a significant milestone with the addition of its 1,000th local government agency in August. Albany, NY (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 SourceSuite, BidNet’s e-procurement solution, reached a significant milestone with the addition of its 1,000th local government agency in August. SourceSuite’s regional purchasing groups for public procurement professionals throughout the country have seen rapid expansion in the last year, adding 74...


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