Office of Procurement Services

The University of Mississippi

Information About Office Paper and Other Office Supplies

Posted on: October 2nd, 2015 by STEVEN RIDOUT

Effective October 1, 2015, Jackson Paper/Newell Paper is now the state contract vendor for most types of office papers.  Mac Papers was also awarded a small contract, but only for “cockle finish” paper.  These contracts are MANDATORY, which means we MUST purchase paper from these contracts.

For easy reference, please note the following information: For 8 ½ x 11 inch, 20 #, white, copy paper (not recycled), the product # is 64521401501 and the price is $25.10 per case.  For 8 ½ x 11 inch, 20 #, white, copy paper (recycled), the product # is 64521551909 and the price is $27.82.  To order paper from Jackson/Newell with your procurement card, contact their regional office in Columbus, 800-844-1467.

Please note three additional important contracts: the office supply contract is with Barefield Workplace Solutions and is valid through 10/31/2017; the laser printer toner cartridge contract is with CVR Computer Supplies and is valid through 5/31/2017; and the remanufactured cartridges contract is with Sharper Imaging dba The Office Pal and is valid through 5/31/2017.  All three contracts are MANDATORY and are attached for your convenience.

State contracts are also available for many different items such as laboratory equipment and supplies, furniture, vehicles, janitorial products and more.   To search for a state contract, click here.  Please contact Procurement Services with any questions.