Purchasing platform

Overview

The CCS Purchasing Platform has 2 catalogues which provide a simplified way to buy everyday products online:

  • Technology products
  • Education technology products

How to buy

Best for:

  • Low volume, low value items and everyday products, such as technology products, including for immediate delivery.

Payment methods

  • Purchase order
  • Your in-house payment process.

Who can use

Anyone authorised to access the DPS Marketplace as a public sector buyer on behalf of your organisation.

Time to supply

  • From next day.

Pros

  • Dynamic pricing with the ability to update every 20 minutes
  • Automated buying guide to help you determine requirements for print/scan/copy machines
  • Built in benchmarking
  • Over 300,000 products
  • Smart basket recalculates including delivery charges when the purchase is for multiple items.

Cons

  • Products only – not suitable for purchasing services

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