AUGUST 2019

BEPL CONTRACT UPDATES

No new contracts for August.

Note: Smucker’s Coffee & Tea and Food Service has added a combined total of 37 items, and Georgia Pacific Commercial Towels and Dixie Foodservice has added a combined total of 41 items to our contracts for August 2019.

ENTEGRA CONTRACT UPDATES

New Contract: Nathan’s Hot Dogs

Effective immediately, Nathan’s Famous brand of hot dogs are part of the Entegra program!

Restrictions Removed from Red Bull and Land O Lakes Contracts

Restrictions have been removed from two Entegra/Sodexo contracts. Land O Lakes is extendible to restaurants effective 1/1/2019. Red Bull is extendible to restaurants with bars effective for pricing 8/1/2019.

IMPORTANT Contract Reference Guides Available in Egnyte! Click here for instant access!

  • Restricted Contract – List of Manufacturers with segment exclusions on contracts

  • Pricing Zones – Manufacturers with different contracts based on location

  • Billback Numbers for Paper Distributors – contract info for billing back the Manufacturer

  • Pricing Key for BEPL contracts – clarification on which contract to use when multiples are available

Have A Question Or An Idea?

The purpose of this communication is to keep you informed by sending the most updated contract information we have every month, reminding you or sharing for the first time where you can pick up information if you have any questions.

If you would like to schedule a meeting to discuss the tiers, contracts, Egnyte or anything about Buyers Edge Platform, email us and we will set up a short webinar. Send us an email to: audits@buyersedgepurchasing.com


JULY 2019

BEPL Contract Updates

No new contracts for June

Entegra Contract Updates

New Contract: In-Shell Peanuts from Hampton Farms

Hampton Farms is the new supplier partner offering premier salted and unsalted in-shell peanuts.

New Program: Campbells Frozen Soups

Effective June 1, Campbells will become Entegra’s contracted supplier for frozen soups; this program replaces the frozen soup program with Kettle Cuisine.

New Contract: T. Marzetti Dressings, Breads and Pastas

Effective immediately, T. Marzetti is contracted as an Entegra supplier for over 240 products, which are available via Prime distribution.

The JM Smucker Company Bill Back Requirements

Please include the name of the Smucker program including tier with your bill back invoices. Examples: Foodservice BEPL Tier 1 or Coffee & Tea BEPL Tier 1.

Contract Resources Available

You can find the contract resources, which includes Zone Pricing in the Contracts Folder in Egnyte. Click here to get instant access to the contract resources!

Have A Question Or An Idea?

The purpose of this communication is to keep you informed by sending the most updated contract information we have every month, reminding you or sharing for the first time where you can pick up information if you have any questions.

If you would like to schedule a meeting to discuss the tiers, contracts, Egnyte or anything about Buyers Edge Platform, email us and we will set up a short webinar. Send us an email to: onboarding@buyersedgeplatform.com


JUNE 2019

BEPL Contract Updates

No new contracts for June

Entegra Contract Updates

No new contracts for June

Add Item Requests

Please send requests for adding items for the Buyers Edge Platform or Entegra/Sodexo contracts to the brand rep for the location with the greatest impact (i.e. Atlas Purchasing, Buyers Edge, Consolidated Concepts, Dining Alliance, Fresh Concepts, PAC Purchasing, RP Procurement, SaveMore, Source1 Purchasing, Sundell).

More Items on Buyers Edge Platform Contracts

The Manufacturer Relations team is continuing to improve the Buyers Edge Platform Contracts. The June Dart Container and Dart /Solo contracts have 43 additional items combined. The JM Smuckers Company and Georgia Pacific are working on an extensive list that will hopefully be ready for the second release in June.

Contract Resources Available

You can find the contract resources, which includes Zone Pricing in the Contracts Folder in Egnyte. Click here to get instant access to the contract resources!

Have A Question Or An Idea?

The purpose of this communication is to keep you informed by sending the most updated contract information we have every month, reminding you or sharing for the first time where you can pick up information if you have any questions.

If you would like to schedule a meeting to discuss the tiers, contracts, Egnyte or anything about Buyers Edge Platform, email us and we will set up a short webinar. Send us an email to: onboarding@buyersedgeplatform.com


MAY 2019

BEPL Contract Updates

Tyson Poultry, Tyson Prepared, Sara Lee Meats, and AdvancePierre – look for new items to be added

Notice: Smithfield Contract Second Release

The Smithfield Buyers Edge contract pricing from the Manufacturer is released late in the month prior to the start date of the pricing, due to market fluctuation. These contracts will be part of the second release files every month.

  • Smithfield Packing Company Farmland BEPL All Tiers

  • Smithfield Packing Company John Morrell All Tiers

  • Smithfield Packing Company Patrick Cudahy All Tiers

Entegra Contract Updates

New Programs:

  • Spindrift Sparkling Water delivers high-quality effervescent flavor with real ingredients

  • Eco-Products has new compostable straws and sip lids

  • Onsite Food Truck with Fleet Foods – turnkey mobile food and beverage solution company

  • Dynamic Drinkware with sustainable straw-less lids offered as basic supply item or branded

Contract Resources Available

You can find the contract resources, which includes Zone Pricing in the Contracts Folder in Egnyte. Click here to get instant access to the contract resources!

Have A Question Or An Idea?

The purpose of this communication is to keep you informed by sending the most updated contract information we have every month, reminding you or sharing for the first time where you can pick up information if you have any questions.

If you would like to schedule a meeting to discuss the tiers, contracts, Egnyte or anything about Buyers Edge Platform, email us and we will set up a short webinar. Send us an email to: onboarding@buyersedgeplatform.com


APRIL 2019

BEPL CONTRACT UPDATES

No new contracts for April.

We Heard You!

Beginning with April Contracts the Buyers Edge Platform (BEPL) contract date will not change unless there is a pricing adjustment, (Add/Modify/Delete).

If there are administrative changes like a subscription change, we will leave the same date as the previous contract, but will have a revision number.

Example:

• Smuckers (BEPL) – 2019-04
(Means a price adjustment)

• Smuckers (BEPL) – 2019-03 rev1
(Means changes to contract, but no price adjustments)

Entegra Contract Updates

New Programs

• Eagle Promotions for Branded and Promotional Products

• Vivreau for Sustainable Water Dispensing and Servicing

• Beanfields Snacks Now on Contract for Plant-Based Chips

• Signature Breads for European-Style Breads

March Contract Reminders

Unilever Contract Changes

Change Effective: March 1, 2019

Unilever has changed the pricing format. Allowable Rebates/Bill Backs will be replaced with Delivered Deviated Pricing. This pricing model is in line with the other Buyers Edge Platform Contracts.

New Conagra Contract!

Start Date: March 1, 2019

We are excited to announce the signing of a new Buyer’s Edge Platform contract with Conagra! This contract has 375 items representing over 40 brands.

Please contact your Account Manager or onboarding@buyersedgeplatform.com for questions regarding Tiers or how to use Egnyte!

Contract Resources Available

You can find the contract resources, which includes Zone Pricing in the Contracts Folder in Egnyte. Click here to get instant access to the contract resources!

Have a question or an idea?

The purpose of this communication is to keep you informed by sending the most updated contract information we have every month, reminding you or sharing for the first time where you can pick up information if you have any questions.

If you would like to schedule a meeting to discuss the tiers, contracts, Egnyte or anything about Buyers Edge Platform, email us and we will set up a short webinar.

Send us an email to: onboarding@buyersedgeplatform.com


MARCH 2019

Unilever Contract Changes

Change Effective: March 1, 2019

Unilever has changed the pricing format. Allowable Rebates/Bill Backs will be replaced with Delivered Deviated Pricing. This pricing model is in line with the other Buyers Edge Platform Contracts.

What does this mean to you?

The current Buyers Edge Platform contract shared the allowable rebate (the amount you can bill back). The new contract will be the delivered price.

March 1st, Please remove the current pricing and switch to the new deviated price. All Buyers Edge Platform Members should be using this contract.

This contract has two pricing tiers:

Tier 1 – Deviated Pricing

• Pricing For Approved Customers Only. Please see contract for more detail on subscribed members.

Tier 2 - Rebate Only

• This tier is list price, with a great rebate!

NEW Conagra Contract!

Start Date: March 1, 2019

We are excited to announce the signing of a new Buyer’s Edge Platform contract with Conagra! This contract has 375 items representing over 40 brands.

Please remove any Sodexho/Entegra pricing you may have in place for our customers.

A few things you should know:

This contract has 2 pricing tiers

Tier 1 – Deviated Pricing

• Pricing For Approved Customers Only. Please see contract for more detail on subscribed members.

Tier 2 - Rebate Only

• This tier is list price, with a great rebate!

Please contact your Account Manager or onboarding@buyersedgeplatform.com for questions regarding Tiers or how to use Egnyte!