2019 was a great year for BidNet Direct, and was concluded with local government agencies from seven states officially posting solicitations on the platform. A total of 13 new agencies joined within the final two months of the decade.Read More
BidNet Direct’s Illinois Purchasing Group brings together many public agencies to provide them with access to a shared benefits and resources. Read More
Today, organizations and their employees are increasingly contributing to their communities in more-elaborate and profound ways.Read More
Taking your local government agency’s purchasing process digital can be a daunting task. . But you don’t have to make the digital leap all at once. Let’s take a look at the biggest component of finding an e-sourcing solution – going digital to distribute your solicitations.
The leaves are changing colors and the smell of pumpkin spice is in the air: It's officially autumn! It is often said that in life, the only constant is change. It's a powerful concept and it's true... even for public sector purchasing departments!
From complex construction projects to the sourcing of uniforms, equipment, medical services and merchandise, procurement touches all areas of sporting operations, and an increasing focus on sustainable practices is changing how sports teams operate.
September can be an important month for local government organization’s purchasing departments, as it often brings the end of the fiscal year. Access to a thorough e procurement solution like BidNet Direct, can help ease the dread that typically comes at the beginning of every fall.
Vendor certification and qualification are critical aspects of a successful procurement strategy. Having the ability to efficiently pre-qualify vendors and to review their certifications before project work begins is a must.
A well-defined Approval Workflow process as part of a complete e-procurement solution can provide the automation tools that buying organizations need to transform their procurement processes for the better.