OhioBuys provides the primary platform for Supplier partners to engage in procurement activities with the State of Ohio. OhioBuys also provides an online shopping platform for State users to purchase goods and services provided by supplier partners.
Once securing an OH|ID security credential, bidders and suppliers can access OhioBuys and set up their company record (including commodity codes) to receive notices regarding state opportunities.
Getting Started with OhioBuys
To get started using OhioBuys, we recommend watching this 24-minute video with this presentation deck for reference: OhioBuys Supplier Training Webinar Deck. These materials cover the following topics:
Getting started in OhioBuys
How to manage your profile, including managing contacts and selecting commodities
Responding to Solicitations
Reviewing and Acknowledging Purchase Orders
Listing your organization's goods and/or services as part of a catalog
For Support: Please contact OBM Shared Services Center
614-338-4781 or 1-877-644-6771
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