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Cooperative Purchasing Programs
OME-RESA provides a wide array of programs & services that help our member districts save mony on purchases and operate more efficiently for the benfit of students, faculty, staff, and the communities they serve.

Contact Us:
Wendy Barr & Adam Lewis
Email: coop@omeresa.net
(740) 283 - 2050 ext 800

Current Bid Notices
See what is currently out for bid.
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For all district personal or members.
New Vendors Click Here
Are you a vendor that would like to bid on one or more of our program? Click the above link to start the process.
 Check out our Programs!
Click on the links below to see details about each program.

 To download pricelists/catalogs:
1.)Click on the link,
2.) Click "Save",
3.) Save the excel spreadsheet or pdf to your computer or device.

AEPA - National Purchasing

Pricing Period: March 1, 2017 through February 28, 2018

Includes:  Administrative Software, Athletic Field Turf & Surfacing, Athletic & Recreational Lighting, Classroom/Office Supplies, Copiers, Custodial Restroom, Break Room & Safety Catalog, Furniture, Hardwood & Synthetic Flooring, Industrial Arts & Career Supplies Catalog, Interactive Classroom/Meeting Presentation Technology Catalog, Kitchen Supplies & Equipment, Live Finger Print Scan & Palm Scan, Maintenance& Repair Operations, Mobile Learning Solutions, Roofing & Building Envelope, Scoreboard & marquee Signate, Sports Equipment Catalog, Technology Catalog, Track & Court Surfaces and WalkThrough Metal Detectors.  

AEPA Brochure


Pricing Period:  April 1, 2017 - March 31, 2018

Vendor: LifeServers


Includes:  Camcorders, Cameras, Carts, Duplicators, DVD Players, Interactive White Boards, Laminators, Microphones, MP3 Players, Presenters, Projectors, Screens, SD Cards, Sound Systems, Speakers, Student Response Systems, Televisions, Tri Pods, Video Editors, Visual Presenters and Voice Recorders.

We are not providing AV/Technology Catalogs any longer.
As a member of the OME-RESA you are eligible for AEPA Discounts.  This will allow you a general discount on ALL items carried.
We reccommend the following AEPA Vendors for Technology Products:  CDW-G & MNJ Technologies

Pricing Period:  May 1, 2017 - April 30, 2018

Carpet Tile Pricing Extension and Pricing
 For a current catalog of avaiable options please contact Interface Flooring. 
 Pricing Period:  February 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018
Classroom & Office Supply Pricing  - Please click the link to download.
***You do not need a dropbox account to download the catalog. Simply click the download arrow***
The link above will open in a new website (OneHub) and will allow for quicker downloading of file.  The spreadsheet has several colored tabs: Vendor Contacts/General Discounts, Supplies, *Acco/GBC, Duct Tape, Construction Paper, Paints, Special Needs, Physical Education, Early Education, Glazes and Science.  Most items are on the"General" tab.  (* The Acco/GBC items are not a part of the Clasroom Supply Bid - they are from the Audio Visual/Technology category - but they are included on this spreadsheet for your convenience.)  Meet your new vendors and find out how to set up new accounts and check non-bid item pricing by clicking the links below:
Friends Office
School Specialty

 Pricing Period:  May 9, 2017 - May 8, 2018

 Includes: Can Liners, Gloves, Tissues, Toilet Paer, & Batteries.

The Federal commodities is a program offered by Southwestern Ohio EPC. OME-RESA Members are able to participate for FREE! For more information read the brochure linked below or contact Contact Stephanie Zinger from EPC for additional information on this program.

 This link will take you off OME-RESA's website to a dropbox page. 
You do not need a dropbox account to download the catalogs.
 Food Products, Paper/Plastics, Chemicals, Small Wares, Bakery, Dairy & Ice Cream
Monthly Dairy Pricing (PDF File)

United Dairy - Febuary  


 Pricing Extension Period:  June 1, 2017 - May 31, 2018

 Includes:  Instructional Classroom Furniture, Filing & Storage Cabinets, Furniture Systems, workstations, walls, Executive & Administrative Wood Furniture, Tables & Accessories, Fully upholstered Furniture, Cafeteria, Library, Science, Laboratory & Vocational Furnishings.
This is a "Catalog Discount Bid" meaning specific furniture is not bid but rather a general discount is given off of the listed price. Please request catalogs from our vendors to see current items!
Manufacturers Matrix & Contact Information - List of all the different Manufacturers/Brands that are available and which vendors carry them.  There is also a tab that contains contact information for each vendor listed below.
Friends Office
School Outfitters
School Specialty
Tom Sexton & Associates              

 Pricing Period: May 2018

Lamps & Ballasts 2018

 Scott Electric 2017 - 2018

Includes:  Incandescent, Fluorescent, High-Intensity Discharge and Tungsten Halogen Lamps, Projection Lamps, and Ballasts.
HVAC Filter Bid - Pricing good though January 30, 2018

Pricing Period:  June 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018

 Library Book Discounts 

Vendors are providing discounts in addition to what they normally made available to school districts. Companies that did not provide additional discounts were rejected by the committee. Listed discounts apply to the vendor’s current catalog prices. Not the publishers list prices.

Pricing Period:  May 1, 2017 - April 30, 2018

Please be sure to include your District's Name and address as well as the Bid Number on your Purchase Orders.  Our vendors have been recieving orders without district information and do not know where to send the orders.  Vendor Contact information and Bid Numbers can be found on the "Vendor Contact" tab of the above Medical Supply Pricing Sheet.

Paper Bid:
Products include copy paper, cardstocks, construction paper & more. Take a look at our great pricing.
 School Buses
Please follow this link to take the survey for the coming bus bid: Click Here
Calander of events for upcoming bid: Click Here
This link will take you off OME-RESA's website to a dropbox link. 
You do not need a dropbox account to download the catalogs.
*Important Note: The bus bid is now valid though January 17, 2018
 Pricing Peroid for Trucks & Vans: February 8, 2017 -
Passenger Vans

Bid Awards - 8 & 10 Seat Passenger Vans from Bobby Layman Chevrolet & Walt Sweeney Ford

Seating Layouts:
Ford 8 Seat Passenger Seating Layout
Ford 10 Seat Passenger Seating Layout
Chevy 8 & 10 Seat Passenger Seating Layouts

Passenger Van Contact Information:

Bobby Layman Chevrolet
Contact:  Richard Ivy
Email Address:  rivy@bobbylayman.com
Phone:  614-272-3190

 Walt Sweeney Ford
Contact:  Mike Farrell
Email Address:  mike@fleetsharepro.com
Phone:  877-835-5840
Cell:  513-806-7608

Sample Passenger Van Board Resolution
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Pickup Trucks 

Bid Awards - 3/4 Ton Pickup Trucks & 1 Ton Pickup Trucks

Pickup Truck Vendor Contact Information:

Bobby Layman Chevrolet - 614-272-3190
Richard Ivy - rivy@bobbylayman.com

Interstate Ford - 937-866-0781
Mark Reymiller - markr@interstateford.com

Valley Truck Center - 800-533-2400
Jenny Loveland - jenny@valley2.com

Walt Sweeney Ford - 513-806-7608
Mike Farrell - mike@fleetsharepro.com


CURRENT PRICE PERIOD:  March 1, 2017 - February 28, 2018 

 Includes:  Antifreeze, Transmission Fuel, Fuel and Oil Conditioner, Motor Oil, Windshield Washer Fluid, Vehicle Lamps, New Tires, Retreads and Bus Cameras.
CURRENT PRICE PERIOD:  March 1, 2017 - February 28, 2018
OME-RESA currently has aggergation programs for Natural Gas & Electric. For information please contact Copperative Services directly.
OME-RESA & Hunter Consulting Workers’ Compensation Program. Please review the documents on this page to learn more.
Contact Information:
  Tammy Purcell, Group Rating Manager
 6600 Clough Pike
Cincinnati, OH 45254-0865
Direct (513) 372-8714
Fax (513) 372-8754
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