ly announced the
a new and efficient way to help educational institutions
better manage workflow when purchasing products
used to maintain, repair, and operate their facilities.
The Click2Buy solution is Cloud-based and helps
customers in the education industry automate the purchase process, from request to procurement to payment
to closeout. In addition, Click2Buy is designed to work
across multiple departments without affecting each
group’s required workflows.
“Customers at educational institutions face daily challenges of addressing maintenance routines, responding
to repair requests, acquiring supplies and reconciling
expenditures,” said Geoffrey Robertson, vice president
of Product, Innovation and Business Integration with
Grainger. “Traditionally, these have been disjointed
processes resulting in lost time and money, often leading to frustration and inconsistency of information.
With Click2Buy, procurement and work order manage-
ment are combined into one automated solution, which
allows these customers to spend more time focused on
maintaining their schools and campuses, and less time
Click2Buy benefits include the following:
• Cloud-based solution, with no software to down-load or maintain;
• Automated and standardized integration of work
orders, purchase orders, invoicing, and payment;
• Tracking with the ability to add financial designations, such as account codes, cost centers, blanket
purchase orders, and budget codes;
• Spend controls with minimums, maximums and
hierarchy approval; and
• Configurable reporting capabilities.
The Click2Buy solution is offered in three options depending on a customer’s existing procurement platform
and purchasing needs.
To learn more or request a free product demonstration, visit www.schooldude.com/grainger.
Grainger Rolls Out Click2Buy MRO Purchasing Solution For Schools
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