Amazon Business

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Getting Started

How do I purchase from Amazon Business via OMNIA Partners? Is there a cost? 
Amazon Business customers must be registered as participants of OMNIA Partners in order to use Amazon Business’s publically solicited contract. Please Register to Participate. There are no costs, minimum quantity requirements or spend limits with OMNIA Partners or to create an Amazon Business account.
To get started, follow these steps:

1. Register for a FREE Amazon Business account by clicking here
Already have an Amazon Business account and registered with OMNIA Partners? Please enroll to use their publically solicited contract by completing the contract enrollment form below.    

2. Complete the contract enrollment form by clicking hereOnce you complete the form, an Amazon Business Customer Advisor will contact you within three business days to complete the registration process. 

Shipping Information:
Amazon Business offers free standard shipping on eligible orders of $25 or more. Business Prime is also available for public sector. Amazon Business offers a public sector plan price available for state, local, and regional government entities, public education organizations, non-profit private universities, and public healthcare organizations and facilities. Cancel anytime. Membership fees may change over time. The public sector plan for over 100 users is priced at $3,499 per year compared to $10,099 per year for non-public sector customers – please contact your customer advisor to learn more or Request Information

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an Amazon Business account?  
Amazon Business allows registered agencies and their designated users to shop for business supplies on Amazon Business. Accounts can have multiple users, and those users can make purchases on Amazon Business on behalf of their organization. Administrators can add and manage business account users and features, such as payment methods and shipping addresses, approval workflows, and reporting options.  Additional features include:

  • Price discounts: Access to bulk quantity discounts, and Progressive Discounts on eligible items to unlock lower prices on the products you but the most.
  • Tax-exempt purchasing: If your organization is eligible for tax-exempt purchasing, enroll in the Amazon Tax Exemption Program.
  • Payment solutions: Choose the payment method that works best for your business, whether it is a purchasing card or line of credit.
  • Enable spend controls: Manage authorized purchasers, set spending limits and approve shopping carts before users buy.
  • Reporting and analytics: Track and monitor spending within your organization with dynamic charts and data tables.
  • Purchasing-system integration: We are enabled as a catalog on more than 90 leading eProcurement systems. Configure your system and start shopping. Learn more.

My state has bid requirements. Can agencies in my state use this program without going out to bid?
This contract has been competitively bid by Prince William County Public Schools, a public agency. Through the Joint Powers Authority or an inter-local agreement, local and state agencies can "piggy-back" this competitive bid contract through OMNIA Partners. This satisfies the competitive bid requirements in most states.

How do I know if my agency has already adopted the contract?
Please complete the contract registration form by clicking here. Once you complete the form, an Amazon Business Customer Advisor will contact you within 3 business days. 

What are the benefits of the contract between Amazon Business and OMNIA Partners?  
Amazon Business has everything you love about Amazon with the compliance you trust from OMNIA Partners. 

  • Purchase through a contract competitively awarded by Prince William County Schools
  • Gain access to hundreds of millions of products
  • There are no minimum spending requirements; no cost or commitment.

What categories can be purchased on Amazon Business through the OMNIA Partners contract?  
The contract provides access to the Amazon Business marketplace where organizations can purchase across 10 categories and more, including books, office supplies, classroom and art supplies, home and kitchen items, scientific and lab equipment, musical instruments, audio-visual and electronics, clothing, animal supplies and other hard-to-find products. 

Are there any states excluded from using the contract through OMNIA Partners?
All Amazon Business customers registered as participants of the OMNIA Partners purchasing cooperative are able to use the contract. 

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