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ThermoFisher Scientific Supply Contract

UVM has a five-year Primary Vendor Contract with Fisher Scientific for laboratory/scientific supplies and equipment effective 11/1/15 - 10/31/20.

Contract number: RFP 34-05-15

This contract offers many great benefits:

  • Significant savings on UVM’s Hotlist items
  • Deep discounts by category and manufacturer
  • Additional 1% discount off contract pricing
  • Free shipping

  • Next day delivery on orders placed by 2:00 p.m. stocked in Mass warehouse
  • Dedicated sales representatives on campus for assistance
  • Additional product promotions and new lab start-ups

As a Primary Vendor Contract, Fisher is your direct resource for all your scientific needs. If you are currently purchasing supplies from a previously contracted vendor (VWR or Krackeler), Karen or Don from Fisher will be happy to meet with you to provide comparable products. 

There will be some exceptions to purchasing products outside of Fisher to facilitate our ongoing research grant community that are required to maintain consistent product usage or if Fisher is unable to provide the product needed. 

For more information, contact:

ThermoFisher Scientific
3970 Johns Creek Court
Suwanee, GA 30024
(800) 766-7000

Donald Malenfant, Senior Sales Representative
Voicemail: (800) 955-9999 x1996237
Cell: (802) 310-6782
Fax: (802) 456-1042
Voicemail: (800) 334-7725 x104

Karen Oppenheimer, Sales Representative
Voicemail only: 800-955-9999 x1992235
Cell: (802) 923-6665
Fax: (802) 527-8096
Voicemail: (800) 334-7725 x104

Technical Sales Specialists

Life Science Specialist
Jayme Phillips
Tel: 203-514-9525
Chemical Specialist
Stephen Connor
Tel: 201-796-7100
Safety Specialist
Carl Zemrak
Tel: 716-316-4273

To place orders:

  • PurCard - orders under $2,500
  • On-line  - all other orders (including blanket orders)
  • Requisition for purchase - all other orders (including blanket orders)
  • UVM Purchasing Services Contact - Julie MacDonald, (802) 656-1381

If you have any questions or need clarification regarding the new contract, please do not hesitate to contact Purchasing Services or (802) 656-6610.

Last modified December 06 2017 04:24 PM