Cooperative purchasing definition

Cooperative purchasing means procurement conducted by, or on behalf of, more than one public procurement unit.
Cooperative purchasing means procurement conducted by, or on behalf of, more than one public procurement unit, or by a public procurement unit with an external procurement activity.
Cooperative purchasing means an extension of certain State contracts awarded by the Division of Purchase and Property for the use of either local governing authorities, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 52:25-16.1 et seq., volunteer fire departments, volunteer first aid squads and rescue squads, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 52:25-16.2, county colleges, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:64A- 25.9(b), State colleges, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:64-60, or quasi-State agencies, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 52:27B-56.1. Such an award is made as an adjunct to an award of a contract for State agency purchases.

Examples of Cooperative purchasing in a sentence

  • Cooperative purchasing provides participating entities and suppliers increased administrative efficiencies and the power of combined purchasing volume that result in overall cost savings.

  • Cooperative purchasing generally occurs when two or more governmental units have a common need for the same type of commodity.

  • GENERAL PROVISIONS http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/statutes/5/title5sec1811.html Cooperative purchasing.

  • Cooperative purchasing occurs when two or more governmental entities coordinate some or all purchasing efforts to reduce administrative costs, take advantage of quantity discounts, share specifications, and create a heightened awareness of legal requirements.

  • Cooperative purchasing also leverages internal and external resources to maximize cost savings opportunities for the City.


More Definitions of Cooperative purchasing

Cooperative purchasing means a variety of arrangements whereby two or more public procurement entities combine their requirements in a single procurement process to obtain advantages of volume purchases from the same supplier(s) or contractor(s).
Cooperative purchasing means procurement conducted by or on behalf of more than one
Cooperative purchasing means purchasing conducted by, or on behalf of, more than one (1) public purchasing unit, or by a public purchasing unit with a foreign purchasing activity.
Cooperative purchasing means the participation of two or more public agencies in a request for Quotation, Tender or Request for Proposal call,
Cooperative purchasing means procurement conducted by a public or external procurement unit with one or more public procurement units, external procurement units, or nonprofit private procurement units, pursuant to this chapter.
Cooperative purchasing means City participation in a cooperative or joint purchasing initiative with other Public Bodies or participation as a member of a Public Body buying group which administers Procurements for its members;
Cooperative purchasing means procurement conducted by, or on behalf of, more than one public procurement entity, including but not limited to any county, city, town and any other political subdivision of the state or public agency of any such subdivision, public authority, educational, health, or other institutions, such as the General Services Commission or the Houston-Galveston Area Council, Cooperative Purchasing Programs.