What are Catalog Purchases?

Catalog purchases through UW Contracts offer established pricing, terms and discounts designed to offer the best overall value to customers. Ordering through the catalog is the fastest order method and the recommended first choice for purchasing goods at the UW.

What's New?

Special Promotion for New PunchOut Catalog: Guy Brown is an award-winning, certified Minority Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) offering next-day delivery on office products and janitorial supplies. The catalog also includes furniture, ergo solutions, print, promotional items, and technology solutions. Enter "Guy Brown" in the Ariba Catalog Search field to access the punchout site. The first 30 orders will receive a fun sample pack of the latest and greatest in pens and other office supplies!

When to use:

  • Should be considered the first buying method option when making purchases
  • On-demand ordering
  • Fastest delivery

Benefits​

  • Volume and non-volume pricing discounts
  • Better return policies
  • Dedicated support staff
  • No dollar threshold
  • No Sole Source justification required
  • Some catalogs support the ability to convert a quote into an order