The Keystone Purchasing Network (KPN) is a cooperative purchasing program administered by the Central Susquehanna IU 16 that offers many valuable pre-bid contracts for school districts that will save them time and money on their procurement. Contracts cover supplies, furniture, roofing and building envelope services, athletic fields, tracks and courts, modular classrooms, athletic field lighting, HVAC, electrical, plumbing and general construction services, flooring, building security systems and much more. Some of KPN’s major vendors include Tremco, FieldTurf, Musco, Shaw, Quill and Hertz Furniture Systems. Schools can join for free at www.theKPN.org and call KPN at 888-490-3182 for more information.
PEPPM is another cooperative purchasing program operated by the Central Susquehanna IU 16 that offers more than 300 different manufacturer lines of technology products. Managed print service contracts also are available. Contracts cover many major vendors such as Apple, Dell, HP, Epson and Xerox.For more information, visit www.peppm.org.