Did You Know ...


    • Did you know...The Department of Administration, Division of Purchase & Contract has released a new Statewide Term Contract for all types of furniture?  The new Statewide Term Contract replaces the previous Statewide Term Contracts for furniture contracts.  The new contract contains specific requirements surrounding its use.  In accordance with North Carolina General Statue 148-134, agencies shall give preference to Correction Enterprises when purchasing furniture.  When entering a NC E-Procurement requisition for furniture being purchased off of this contract, a waiver from Correction Enterprises must be attached to the requisition confirming they are not able to fulfill the specific furniture purchase.  For more information on the new Statewide Term Contract, please visit http://www.pandc.nc.gov/420a.pdf.


    • Did you know…Candy Lawson, CPCC’s dedicated FSI account representative has retired? Our new account representative is Karen Strawther.  Karen can be reached at 800-559-2869 ext. 3434. Beth Malpass will remain as CPCC's customer service representative.  If you have any questions or inquiries regarding ordering of your office supplies from our NC Statewide Term Contract vendor, FSI Office, please let them know.


    • Did you know…The PCard cannot be used to purchase items considered to be High Risk?  Please refer to the Inventory Control and Equipment Guidelines for specific items, http://www.cpcc.edu/procurement/equipment.


    • Did you Know…That vendors can be debarred from doing business with the State?  If a vendor is debarred, CPCC cannot do business with them, including use of the PCard.  To see a list of debarred vendors, please visit http://www.pandc.nc.gov/actions.aspx.