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Our panelists will discuss the importance of Supplier Diversity in procurement, and how to implement a program equitably. Thurs Sept 23 at 1PM ET.
KDSB will now be conducting its purchasing operations through the bids&tenders digital procurement platform.
When determining if eProcurement is the right fit, it’s important to recognize the difference between legitimate obstacles to overcome, and myths that could deter you unnecessarily.
The bids&tenders team was able to set George Brown students up with a live version of the platform for their annual simulated bid competition.
bids&tenders is available as a Sourcewell Awarded Contract. Sourcewell clients have access to exclusive discounts & preferred vendors through cooperative purchasing.
Join Chris Robinson, Procurement Manager, Sourcewell, as he walks through how bids&tenders increased efficiency for their organization & members.
Debriefs can be a win-win process for organizations, as long as they’re conducted effectively! Learn about why to conduct debriefs, what they include, and how to plan and present them.
We’ve outlined some of the core principles of trade agreements that you need to be familiar with to ensure your procurement processes meet the treaty obligations.
To protect against construction risk, you can use surety bonds, including performance bonds, and labour & material payment bonds. Here's a summary you can refer to!
Adding supplier performance management to your procurement processes can be a powerful tool for any organization to mitigate risk and improve contract performance.
This new set of forms includes updated 2021 versions of the SAC Bid Bond, Performance Bond, and Labour & Material Payment Bond.
An important part of bids&tenders' commitment to bringing the entire procurement process online is ensuring that our clients and their suppliers are supported.
Writing a clear, professional RFP not only increases supplier uptake of your opportunity, but also results in more, compliant responses. Download this free resource for tips on writing an effective RFP.
To improve access to its procurement opportunities, particularly for small and local businesses, South Dundas has partnered with bids&tenders.
The Surety Association of Canada presents an overview of surety bonds, including a discussion on e-bonding and the myths & misconceptions of surety bonds.
Join public procurement lawyer Timothy Cullen’s presentation for an overview of applicable trade treaty procurement rules and insights on what lies ahead.
Watch Doreen Wong of Robinson Global Management speak about why to conduct public sector debriefs, including the do's and don'ts when delivering them.
Find out how supplier performance can impact procurement & how to run a successful Supplier Performance Program in this 1-hour session.
Watch an overview of how the bids&tenders eProcurement platform can save time and money across your procurement process, presented by one of our procurement experts.
The Village of Sundridge, located between North Bay and Huntsville, Ontario is moving its procurement processes to the bids&tenders eProcurement platform.
The Municipality of Trent Lakes, Ontario will be transitioning its procurement processes to the bids&tenders eProcurement platform.
Stirling-Rawdon is transitioning its procurement postings and processes to eProcurement to increase the efficiency of its purchasing team.
GM BluePlan will use bids&tenders to issue their procurement opportunities, receive bids online, award projects, and manage contracts.
An organization that recognizes the importance of procurement in working towards its goals goals will be better placed to achieve them.
Al-Terra Engineering (Red Deer) Ltd. is innovating its internal procurement processes by partnering with bids&tenders.
Governments will need to focus on ways in which they can shrink budget deficits; see how eProcurement can help.
RDPSD is now using the bids&tenders digital procurement platform to help purchasing staff better meet public expectations.
Credit Valley Conservation will use bids&tenders to post opportunities, receive submissions, award projects, and manage contracts online.
The Township of East Zorra-Tavistock is transitioning its procurement opportunities to bids&tenders to further its commitment to economic growth.
NCCE is improving facilitation of the competitive bidding process on behalf of schools & libraries through the Pacific Northwest by using bids&tenders.
An eProcurement system will often pay for itself - here's how to calculate the ROI of an eProcurement platform in 5 easy steps.
Huron-Kinloss awards thousands of dollars of tender opportunities per year & will now be using bids&tenders to do so.
Owners beware: receiving bid submissions over email may sound easy, but experts advise the practice could open the door to all kinds of risky outcomes.
Our guest speakers discuss sustainability and transparency in procurement. Register to receive the recording of this completed event.
Becoming more strategic in how you approach procurement ultimately saves time and money for both buyers and suppliers.
Doreen Wong from Robinson Global Management discusses common mistakes in public procurement evaluation and how to avoid them.
Middlesex Centre will be using bids&tenders to make bidding easier for suppliers while streamlining administration.
SAL Engineering is increasing its commitment to innovative solutions by adopting bids&tenders for its procurement administration.
MNA Quality Consulting will be partnering with bids&tenders to save time and resources in their own procurement processes.
To make the most out of your down time, you’ll want to tie up loose ends so you can start fresh in 2021. Check out these 5 tips for wrapping up procurements and preparing for the new year!
Nation Municipality uses bids&tenders to support responsible public spending & business development.
The City of Richmond is now using the bids&tenders eProcurement platform to help purchasing staff meet increasing demands for accountability & efficiency.
Niagara-on-the-Lake is ensuring that town infrastructure, goods and services are procured in the most efficient and cost-effective way possible.
When researching options for an eProcurement platform, you’ll want to ensure you’re getting an end-to-end
solution that can bring your procurement process entirely online.
As part of its commitment to innovation, FWBA Architects is transitioning its construction procurements to an eProcurement platform.
The Corporation of the Town of Lincoln is now using the bids&tenders eProcurement platform to manage its procurement opportunities.
Watch the webinar to hear from Trillium Lakeland District School Board on the value they've realized since making the switch to bids&tenders.
Here are 7 benefits to engaging small, local and diverse businesses in your supply chain - and how eProcurement can help.
The Municipality of Dysart et al is transitioning its procurement opportunities and processes to the bids&tenders eProcurement platform.
The SAC maintains that digital bonds offer integrity, security and verifiability, while maintaining a no-contact digital business model.
To help streamline and modernize its procurement processes, North Huron will be using bids&tenders eProcurement platform going forward.
Join us to hear from Trillium Lakeland District School Board on the value they've realized since making the switch to bids&tenders.
Now is the time for your community to get back on its feet in ways that are efficient and sustainable as you prepare for increased infrastructure spending.
The bids&tenders digital procurement platform will help purchasing staff better provide better accountability, service delivery & cost efficiency.
Known for innovation & development, the City of Pittsburg, CA is furthering that tradition by transitioning to the bids&tenders platform.
Northern Health provides health care to BC’s north, and has adopted the bids&tenders eProcurement platform to ensure procurement efficiency.
Municipal governments recovering from COVID-19 will need to focus on ways in which they can shrink budget deficits, while continuing to serve citizens.
Want to see how eProcurement can make a difference? Brett Wood, Purchasing Manager from Placer, California walks through their transition to eProcurement & the benefits realized.
The Township of Adjala Tosorontio's procurements will now be managed through the bids&tenders platform.
New Jersey has recently updated its eProcurement legislation. Find out what public agencies need to look for in a compliant eProcurement platform.
The Government of Yukon is modernizing the way they purchase goods and services with bids&tenders.
London Public Library is improving purchasing efficiencies with bids&tenders.
These 4 steps will help a procurement professional get bids out the door faster and more efficiently by involving stakeholders throughout the process.
The best way to maintain, and even improve, procurement operations amidst a threat or crisis is to implement a digital procurement system. Here's why.
Alberta-based M2 Engineering will be transitioning its procurement processes online using the bids&tenders eProcurement platform.
British Columbia’s Interior Health Authority is now managing procurement activity online with bids&tenders to help protect patient and partner safety.
Urban Systems is improving its purchasing efficiencies by managing procurement projects through their new bids&tenders platform.
To support transparency, supplier relations & tax dollar efficiency, the City of Elliot Lake implemented the bids&tenders digital procurement platform.
It provides an end-to-end solution for every step of your procurement process. Whether you’re a buyer or a supplier, you can save time and cut unnecessary costs by transitioning to eProcurement.
When looking for an eProcurement solution that brings your procurement cycle online, there’s a lot to consider beyond just securing a fair price.
Suppliers interested in doing business with ISL Engineering can now review and respond to procurement opportunities posted on their new bids&tenders portal.
To support accountability, service delivery & cost efficiency, the City of Humboldt implemented the bids&tenders digital procurement platform.
The City of Prince George, British Columbia is now using the bids&tenders platform to post and manage their procurement projects.
Brazeau County’s Public Works department is expediting procurement projects with the bids&tenders digital procurement platform.
The Central Okanagan School District will save valuable administrative time and resources with the bids&tenders digital procurement platform.
Preeminent building firm the Daniels Corporation is implementing the bids&tenders platform to streamline their purchasing efficiencies.
Town of Paradise's bids & proposals will now be submitted and accessed electronically through the bids&tenders digital procurement platform.
City of Waterloo has moved to digital procurement with bids&tenders to streamline purchasing procedures & allow staff to collaborate remotely.
McMaster Innovation Park will now be using the bids&tenders platform to procure critical goods & services needed for the park's redevelopment.
As of March 1, 2020 Russell Township is now purchasing high value goods and services using the bids&tenders eProcurement system.