The new Concur card application Request process, as well as the new visual theme, are now live! Procurement and travel card applications, current cardholder updates, and the approving official form can now be submitted through the Concur Travel and Expense System.
Due to rising costs in several key areas, CU’s strategic partner, Airgas, will implement a price increase for products effective September 29, 2023.
Effective September 1, 2023, all rental car reservations for official university business travel must be made in Concur. This includes any reservations for non-employee guest travelers. The discount codes affording travelers the university agreement pricing will automatically be applied to reservations made in Concur or with Christopherson Business Travel (CBT) directly.
The Procurement Service Center is excited that our much-loved Supplier Showcases are returning!
Check out our recording webinar on August 17th about updates to Procurement Card and Travel Card application.
Beginning August 21, the PSC is launching a fully searchable Knowledge Base that will house how-to articles, step-by-step guides, and additional informational resources. PSC Knowledge Base content is designed to answer specific questions, such as “How do I add a travel allowance to an expense report?” and “How do I enter receiving?”, and articles will contain helpful screenshots and videos for reference. The PSC Knowledge Base will be accessible through the PSC website, either through the Knowledge tab located at the top of PSC pages, in the Suggested Articles located at the bottom of PSC pages, or via PSC website article links which will be redirected to the Knowledge Base over the coming weeks.
CDW-G is now CU’s Authorized Enterprise Reseller for all Apple hardware, software, and services!
PerkinElmer has recently announced they have split into two stand-alone companies, PerkinElmer U.S. LLC and Revvity Health Sciences, Inc.
In the July 2023 PSC Newsletter, we let you all know of a potential UPS strike on July 31st. We are happy to report that on July 25th, UPS and its union workers reached a tentative agreement on a 5-year labor contract which avoids a strike.
Registration is now open for the fall Supplier Showcases. These PSC-hosted vendor trade shows are a great opportunity to meet suppliers face-to-face.