SOURCE: BidNet | SourceSuite

March 29, 2016 08:05 ET

BidNet Launches the North Carolina Purchasing Group

An All New E-Sourcing Community for Public Buyers and Vendors Across North Carolina

JACKSONVILLE, NC--(Marketwired - March 29, 2016) - Today BidNet announces the launch of the all new North Carolina Purchasing Group, designed to facilitate collaboration between North Carolina public agencies and the businesses interested in bidding on their solicitations. Vendors are encouraged to register at www.BidNetDirect.com/north-carolina to access upcoming bids and RFPs published directly by Onlsow County, the City of Jacksonville, and other participating local North Carolina government agencies that join moving forward.

Previous to this statewide purchasing group, BidNet's complete bid and vendor management solution was exclusive to Onslow County and local agencies located within the county. With the launch of the North Carolina Purchasing Group, the e-procurement technology is now available to all local government agencies throughout North Carolina at no cost.

Any public purchasing professionals in North Carolina interested in learning more about the benefits of joining the North Carolina Purchasing Group can schedule a personalized demonstration at www.BidNetDirect.com/buyer-demo.

The North Carolina Purchasing Group makes it easier for local vendors to do business with public agencies, including the City of Jacksonville. Vendors register with the North Carolina Purchasing Group to gain access to all bids, RFPs, related documents, addendum, and award information from all participating agencies throughout the state. Registered vendors are also able to:

  • Receive instant notification of matched bids
  • Advertise to buyers through a promotional profile
  • List multi-office locations &multiple sales representatives on one account
  • Utilize an advanced search engine of statewide North Carolina bids

For any questions about the registration process, please call 800-835-4603 option 2. For more information about the North Carolina Purchasing Group or to recommend a local purchasing department in your area, please email e-procurementsupport@bidnet.com.

About The North Carolina Purchasing Group
The North Carolina Purchasing Group is a regional network for local counties, municipalities, school districts and special district governments to directly publish and distribute solicitations to registered vendors. Registered vendors get more bid information, manage less paperwork, and receive an easier method of doing business with local North Carolina agencies. For more information, visit www.BidNetDirect.com/north-carolina.

About BidNet's E-Sourcing Solution
BidNet's e-Sourcing solution, SourceSuite, provides over 1,100 local government agencies and over 9,000 departments with vendor management, document distribution, and audit control tools. With years of input from procurement professionals, BidNet has designed 17 regional purchasing groups to address the specific bid and supplier management needs of local government agencies across the country. To learn more about the benefits to local government agencies, please visit www.BidNetDirect.com/buyers. Full feature and sourcing module information is available at www.SourceSuite.com.

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