Government Contract Resource Center
As a government entity registered with the Fisher Scientific channel, your organization can maximize purchasing choices and consolidate suppliers with products and services available through federal, state, and local contracts.
You’ll find thousands of products that you have come to know and trust. We offer lab supplies, consumables, reagents, instruments, and equipment for all your life sciences and analytical applications.
Purchasing through the Fisher Scientific channel provides important advantages.
- Multiple contract vehicles for federal agencies and military branches
- Contracts for most states and several multi-state cooperatives
- Small business partners to address your set-aside contracting requirements
- Many e-commerce vehicles to streamline your procurement process
- Acceptance and processing of orders via wide-area workflow
- A dedicated sales force and management team for superior customer support
- Cost-saving alternatives through product conversion and purchase order reduction
The Fisher Scientific channel has several federal government contracts serving a wide range of agencies and customers. See a complete list of our federal contracts below.
Fisher Scientific Schedules and Contacts
Blanket Purchasing Agreements
A Blank Purchasing Agreement (BPA) simplifies repeat purchases and offers discounts and pre-negotiated terms and conditions. It is not a contract and may be cancelled at any time. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) BPA with the Fisher Scientific channel is HHSN-263-20160-0081B.
Department of Veteran Affairs Federal Supply Schedule
Delegated authority by the General Services Administration (GSA), the Veterans Affairs (VA) Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) program supports the healthcare acquisition needs of the VA and other government agencies. Schedule 36F79718D0695 is an FSS contract for Invitro Diagnostic, Reagent, Test Kit, and Test Sets, which includes items such as blood bank, chemistry, coagulation, hematology, histology/cytology, microbiology, phlebotomy, serology/immunology, glucose monitoring, and urinalysis tests.
GSA Advantage is a one-stop, online resource that provides federal, state, and local government purchasers with access to a comprehensive selection of products and services.
The Fisher Scientific channel currently lists its product offering through contract number GS07F161BA.
GSA Advantage Benefits
- Ensures that you are getting GSA-negotiated pricing and working with GSA-approved sources
- Allows for easy searching or browsing using keywords, part numbers, NSNs, manufacturer name, contractor name, or contract number
- Registered users enjoy full benefits of GSA Advantage — including purchasing
- Multiple payment options (SmartPay GPC, AAC, or DODAAC)
- Paperless transactions
- Access to detailed order history to track the status of your order
Get Started with GSA Advantage
Visit the GSA Advantage website and click on "Register."
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To learn more about GSA Advantage, contact one of our customer service representatives at 800-766-7000 or visit the GSA Advantage website and click on "Help."
Integrated Contract Purchasing Team
The Integrated Contract Purchasing Team (ICPT) was established by the Department of Energy (DOE) to pursue strategic opportunities to reduce costs and share sourcing initiatives, marketing methodology, and procurement-related issues. The current ICPT is PNNL-ICPT-BOA-2019-026.
Laboratory Integrated Delivery System
Laboratory Integrated Delivery System (LIDS) was developed to streamline business practices and expand procurement options for the Department of Defense (DOD), VAMCs, Indian Health, and other federal agencies. Use LIDS contract SPE2DE19D0007 to search, compare prices, order, and ship tens of thousands of laboratory, medical, and surgical products.
Industry Director, Government, U.S.
Focus: Research Products and Equipment
Corporate Account Executive, Federal Government
Sales Manager, Government
Focus: Safety and Military
Government Contracts Manager,
Customer Channel Group
Focus: Veteran Groups
General Customer Service
The Fisher Scientific channel provides the following contracting vehicles to facilitate state and local procurement needs.
HGACBuy for Emergency Medical and Rescue Equipment
HGACBuy for Emergency Medical and Rescue Equipment is a government-to-government cooperative purchasing program offering members expedited procurement, discounts, technical specifications, research, and contract administration.
The Fisher Scientific contract with HGACBuy provides agencies nationwide access to more than 75,000 products already competitively bid from the following first responder and general safety equipment categories:
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Detection and Monitoring
- Hazardous Storage and Spill Containment
- Firefighting and Technical Rescue
- Medical and Mass Casualty Support
- Fall Protection and Confined Space
- Facility Safety
- Physical Security
- Traffic Safety
NASPO ValuePoint Lab Equipment and Supplies
NASPO ValuePoint is the cooperative purchasing arm of the National Association of State Procurement Officials (NASPO). It facilitates public procurement solicitations and agreements using a lead-state model. NASPO ValuePoint is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing State Chief Procurement Officers with the support and procurement resources they need. By leveraging the leadership and expertise of states and the purchasing power of their public entities, NASPO ValuePoint delivers valued, reliable, and competitively sourced contracts along with outstanding prices to public entities.
OMNIA Partners Laboratory Products
OMNIA Partners and the Fisher Scientific channel are committed to providing laboratory products to colleges and universities, K-12 school systems, and state and local government agencies.
Find cost-saving solutions that help you simplify your procurement process, stay within budget, and meet other requirements.
OMNIA Partners Benefits
- Competitively solicited and awarded cooperative contract
- Segment market basket to quickly find commonly purchased products
- Custom market basket for each participating agency
- Deep category discounts
- No shipping costs or handling fees on standard deliveries
- Diverse supplier programs
- Sustainability incentive programs
- Patronage rebate opportunities
- And more
State and Local Contracts
For information on individual state and local government contracts, please contact:
Sales Manager, Government
Eric Van Denburg
Sales Director, Academic
Focus: NASPO ValuePoint
Focus: State and Local Contracts
Senior Director, National Programs,
Academic and Government Segments
Focus: OMNIA Partners
General Customer Service
To order as a federal government user and view your contract pricing on fishersci.com, you must register online. Select "Apply for a Business Account" using the Sign In menu at the top of the page to register. You will need your 9-digit Fisher Scientific customer number to complete your profile. Your account will be approved for online use within 24 hours. After your online account is approved, you will be able to view customer-specific pricing. Contract pricing along with the contract number will be displayed once the item is added to your shopping cart.
Not all Fisher Scientific products are available through the Fisher Scientific GSA Schedule. GSA contract items are identified with:
Open Market items will be identified by an "Open Market" note on your quote, invoice, and order acknowledgement.
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