February 25, 2019

Western Products Awarded National Cooperative Contract Through Sourcewell

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Sourcewell is a government agency offering cooperative purchasing and other services to more than 50,000 government entities, educational institutions and nonprofit organizations throughout the United States and Canada.

The ready-to-use, competitively solicited contract reduces procurement time, making it easy for Sourcewell members to purchase snow and ice control equipment, supplies and accessories.

The partnership will provide cooperative purchasing opportunities for state, county and local government agencies such as municipalities, counties and DOT as well as nonprofit organizations and educational institutions.

MILWAUKEE (Feb. 25, 2019) – Western Products, an industry leader in the manufacturing of snow and ice control products, has been awarded a four-year national cooperative contract through Sourcewell, formerly NJPA. The awarded contract for WESTERN® helps Sourcewell members save time and money by eliminating the bidding process with a ready-to-use, competitively solicited contract for purchasing snow and ice control equipment, including snowplows, spreaders and accessories.

“We’re both excited and proud to be awarded the Sourcewell national contract,” said Pam Buckley, government sales and sustainability manager at Douglas Dynamics, LLC. “We feel it really validates the work we do in the snow and ice industry and will be beneficial not only for the company, but for our dealers and customers as well.”

With the awarded contract, Western Products joins the largest government purchasing cooperative of its kind with over 40 years of experience in the industry. Servicing more than 50,000 members throughout the United States and Canada, Sourcewell is able to leverage its large purchasing power to provide discounted pricing for all members. In addition, Sourcewell members benefit from the streamlined purchasing process that’s designed to take the cost, time and complexity out of the bidding process, making it possible for buyers to purchase products quickly, easily and legally at national volume discounted prices. Sourcewell membership is free and available to all state, county and local government entities as well as educational institutions and nonprofit organizations.

Additional information about the Western Products contract can be found here.