Procurement Spotlights

Procurement receives third Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award

Sep 26, 2016

For the third year in a row, Cornell Procurement and Payment Services (Procurement) has been awarded the Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institute (NPI). Of this year’s award recipients, Procurement was...

Diversity: BRC Presents Findings from Diverse Supplier Projects

Jun 16, 2016

Big Red Consulting (BRC) teams this past fall worked with selected diverse suppliers on projects to help them grow their businesses. In May, the BRC graduate student team members presented their findings and conclusions for each of the five projects to an audience of senior staff leadership,...

Update on Procurement Services’ Diversity Initiative

Apr 20, 2015

Procurement Services coordinates the university’s diverse supplier engagement strategy, which is part of the university’s institutional diversity and inclusiveness initiative, ...

Procurement Services exceeds $30 million savings goal

Mar 06, 2015

By analyzing expenses, standardizing supplies, consolidating vendors and negotiating discounts, Procurement Services is saving Cornell more than $30 million annually.

Procurement Services receives national award

Sep 16, 2014

Cornell Procurement Services won the 19th annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement award for 2014 from the ...

Cornell Procurement Services Hosts first New York State Diverse Supplier Certification Workshop

Jul 31, 2014

On June 27, 2014, Cornell Procurement Services hosted the first-ever New York State (NYS) Diverse Supplier Certification Workshop, focused on helping minority- and woman-owned business enterprises (MWBEs) secure NYS certification. Key participants for the workshop were identified from Cornell's...

Cornell’s Supplier Recognition Program and Supplier Show inspire, motivate vendors

Jul 21, 2014

Cornell University would not be the institution it is without its suppliers, said Human Ecology Assistant Dean Craig Higgins at the third annual supplier recognition event hosted by Cornell Procurement Services June 11. Cornell is a demanding customer, but it's also one of the first Ivy League...

New analysis tool advances Procurement Initiative

Sep 07, 2010

Originally posted September 7, 2010

Cornell Procurement Services recently provided several campus units with access to...