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10 Hacks for Researching Vendors With Little Time

10 Hacks for Researching Vendors with Little Time A national survey recently found that finding time to research vendors is the #1 challenge faced by busy purchasing professionals.* Though finding the right vendor for your organization is an important decision, it...

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Vendor Management Glossary

Vendor Management Glossary   Bidding: “An offer (often competitive) to set a price by an individual or business for a product or service or a demand that something be done. Bidding is used to determine the cost or value of something.” Ex: The contractor bid...

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5 Vendor Management Challenges

[Guide] 5 Vendor Management Challenges Faced By Purchasing Professionals Chances are, you’ve heard at a purchasing association meeting or from a peer in the local government space about solutions that help purchasers manage vendors online. These types of solutions are...

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December Purchaser of the Month

Purchaser of the Month Vendor Registry’s 2017 Purchasers of the Month come from agencies that have been our partners for nearly two years or more. Together these individuals have more than 55 years of combined experience in public procurement and offer valuable...

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Stand Out from the Competition

Stand Out from the Competition   Taking some time during the holiday season to show local governments gratitude can really set you apart from your competitors. There are many ways to demonstrate gratitude toward past customers and even set the stage for welcoming...

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Purchaser of the Month

Customer Spotlight: November 2017 Purchaser of the Month! Mike Thornton, CPPO – Purchasing Manager for City of Leesburg, Florida has been named Vendor Registry’s November 2017 Purchaser of the Month!  Take a look at our brief Q & A session with Mike for some...

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Track Spending Patterns and Grow Your Business

Track Spending Patterns & Grow Your Business Just about every industry experiences downturns in activity and it’s no different for vendors working with local governments. During this period, effective business owners focus on some of our simple strategies to help...

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Purchaser of the Month October 2017

Customer Spotlight:  October 2017 Purchaser of the Month Elaine Wilson - Bibb County Schools  Elaine Wilson, Director of Procurement for Bibb County Schools has been named Vendor Registry’s October 2017 Purchaser of the Month!  Thanks to Elaine for participating in...

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Purchaser of the Month September 2017

Customer Spotlight: September 2017 Purchaser of the Month! Dave Thomas, Director of Purchasing for Beaufort County, South Carolina has been named Vendor Registry’s September 2017 Purchaser of the Month! Big thanks to Dave for taking the time to answer a few quick...

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Purchaser of the Month August 2017

Customer Spotlight: August 2017 Purchaser of the Month! Rennette Apodaca - Albuquerque Public Schools, New Mexico Rennette Apodaca, director of purchasing for Albuquerque Public Schools is Vendor Registry’s August 2017 Purchaser of the Month! Thanks to Rennette for...

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