Case study 1-3 - Case 1-3: Southeastern University Name:...

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Case 1-3: Southeastern University Name: Xinhong He, Lisi Xu, Ailun Zhang, Qifeng Xu, Shangjie Shen. Group: Fairy Tail Date: 9/6/2011 Situation: Heather Sloman is the buyer in the purchasing department of Southeastern University O meets with and provides recommendations to her boss, Glen Meredith Unsolicited purchase of the folding machine by Walter, manager of the university registrar’s office O a cost of $14,000 O not be installed O not following standard university purchasing policies O the supplier is not on the list Current situation of the folding machine issue– three quotations: $10,000,$11,000, $15,000 with one year free service Current situation of purchasing- 275 cases where contracts were signed without prior approval every year BASIC ISSUES 1. Purchasing for a public organization. 2. The price, quality, service. 3. Supplier selection. 4. Treatment of unsolicited purchases by university staffs. Tasks:
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2011 for the course OPRE 6371 taught by Professor Jimhogan during the Fall '11 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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Case study 1-3 - Case 1-3: Southeastern University Name:...

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