COMMBUYS expands the Commonwealth's marketplace for suppliers!
There is important news for vendors currently doing business with the Commonwealth. In late March 2014, the Operational Services Division will launch COMMBUYS a new electronic procurement system.
A Vendor Outreach Team was formed several months ago to work with vendors during the transition from Comm-PASS to COMBUYS. The Team has contacted current statewide contract (SWC) vendors to tell them of the new requirements and to help them prepare to join the COMMBUYS community.
- Introduction: The Team conducted three well attended webcasts for vendors to learn about the new system and ask questions. The webcast is posted here for your review: Kickoff for Statewide Contract Suppliers Webcast (Webcast Script )
- Registration: All Statewide Contract vendors will be required to re-register in COMMBUYS when the system goes live. The Outreach Team has contacted and identified the Seller Administrator for all 1400 SWC vendors, For a quick preview of vendor registration visit this Sample Registration Page for Vendors .
- Catalogs:The Outreach Team is working with each SWC Vendor to explore the possibility of converting the current price sheets available now in Comm-PASS to online, searchable catalogs in COMMBUYS.
- New to the State: As a prospective supplier for the Commonwealth, we would like to help you understand the advantages of being part of the COMMBUYS community. Learn more .....
As you become familiar with the new COMMBUYS system, stay connected by looking out for updates in our Resource Center .