NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Invitrogen and SciQuest have signed a partnership to provide an electronic procurement software platform to Invitrogen's customers, the companies said today.
SciQuest, based in Research Triangle Park, NC, specializes in on-demand supply management and automated procurement solutions.
The partnership will enable customers to use SciQuest's software to electronically purchase products from Invitrogen along with other vendors with a single purchase order, the companies said.
Michael Stapleton, Invitrogen’s vice president of e-business and marketing, said the partnership helps create a "one-stop shop" for customers who "are under pressure to streamline their purchasing processes."
The companies also said they have signed "numerous" customers for the new offering, including the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Exelixis, and Apoxis.