procurement

The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) that reports monthly on supply chain performance, stated that the supplier deliveries index, which rises as lead times for inputs increases, rose in May to its highest level since 1974. ISM recently issued this statement from Timothy Fiore, chair of the ISM’s manufacturing business survey committee: “[Panelists] reported that their companies and suppliers continue to struggle to meet increasing levels of demand… Record-long lead times, wide-scale shortages of critical basic materials, rising commodities prices and difficulties…

The formerly live Procurement 101 training is now available for all employees, on demand, as six sequential modules that can be accessed through TRAIN. The Procurement department hopes these modules help employees better understand the procurement process and refresh current knowledge. The modules are organized to build on each other through an overview of the procurement process. The modules include: Module 1 – Procurement Basics Module 2 – Requirements Definition Module 3 – Acquisition Planning Module 4 – Solicitation Module…

The Fermilab Procurement Department is working on improving procurement operations efficiency and capacity by embracing a paperless environment and shifting into an online supplier collaboration and self-service. As a part of that effort, in June 2019, we introduced a new cloud application geared toward our suppliers: the Supplier Portal.

Upcoming eMarketplace Class for eShoppers Are you interested in ordering commonly used off-the-shelf (COTS) items needed for your work? As an eShopper, you can fill a cart, save a cart, and share a cart with an eLicense holder in eMarketplace. Did you know that you can easily find products, as well as consolidate orders, from multiple suppliers? There are many benefits to eMarketplace. -Streamlines the workflow for purchases. -Provides online browsing to help requestors quickly and easily find products. -Enables…

Are you interested in ordering commonly used off-the-shelf (COTS) items needed for your work? As an eShopper, you can fill a cart, save a cart, and share a cart with an eLicense holder in eMarketplace. Did you know that you can easily find products, as well as consolidate orders, from multiple suppliers? There are many benefits to eMarketplace. -Streamlines the workflow for purchases. -Provides online browsing to help requestors quickly and easily find products. -Enables price comparison between multiple suppliers….

Are you interested in ordering, and quickly receiving, commonly used off-the-shelf (COTS) items needed for your work? Did you know that you can easily find products, as well as consolidate orders from multiple suppliers? Fermilab rolled out a new way of purchasing, and eMarketplace can be the online ordering system for you! eMarketplace debuted at Fermilab during the summer of 2016. Procurement’s eMarketplace team is ready to assist you, and we encourage you to participate in eMarketplace. Current eMarketplace suppliers…

Are you interested in ordering and quickly receiving commonly used off-the-shelf (COTS) items needed for your work? Fermilab rolled out a new way of purchasing, and eMarketplace can be the online ordering system for you! If you’re interested in becoming an eMarketplace eShopper for your group/division/section, there is a class scheduled next week – Tuesday, July 25, from 10:30-11:30 a.m., in WH2SW Curia II. Sign up thru TRAIN http://eshq.fnal.gov/atwork/training/ Learn how to fill a cart, save a cart, and share…

If you’re interested in becoming an eMarketplace eShopper for your group/division/section, there is a class scheduled next week – Thursday, June 29, from 10-11 a.m., WH2SW Curia II. Sign up thru TRAIN. Learn how to fill a cart, save a cart, and share a cart with your group/division/section eLicense holder. Questions? Email jwiley@fnal.gov We would love to see you there!