META Purchasing Cooperative

School Bus Program available to members of our purchasing co-op.

Purchasing Co-op Pricing

Owner

Included with ownership

Member

$0.40/ADM (min. $300/year)

A la carte

$0.40/ADM (min. $300/year)

School Bus Program


Buses have been competitively bid out and awarded to local vendors as part of the purchasing cooperative. This program provides our members with discounted pricing on conventional school buses, vans, handicapped vehicles and much more!

Become a META purchasing member today and receive these exclusive savings!

About the META Purchasing Cooperative:
META Solutions' Purchasing Cooperative analyzes costs, negotiates with vendors, and makes recommendations for products and services that have been submitted for competitive bidding. Our number one goal is to save schools time and money, and we do so by effectively providing an online marketplace of quality goods and services at substantially lower prices.

In addition, META purchasing members are able to leverage the collective buying power of a consortium of schools serving more than 450,000 students across the state of Ohio. All members have equal standing for their purchases, regardless of size.

META’s Purchasing Cooperative has provided millions of dollars in cost savings, and has significantly increased work efficiency in our districts. We are a one-stop-shop for all your purchasing needs, providing high quality products at special rates so that schools can focus on what matters most – educating students!


*To take advantage of this program, please contact an awarded vendor below.

Vendors


Myers Equipment Corporation

Allen Swift
aswift@myersequipment.com
800-232-7649

Rush Truck Centers - Akron/Cleveland, Ohio

Tom Osborne
osbornet@rushenterprises.com
859-801-2746

Cardinal Bus Sales & Services, Inc.

Wayne Viera
wvieira@cardinalbussales.com
800-743-4287

Truck Sales & Service, Inc.

Rick Harbour
rharbour@trksls.com
800-686-6144

Rush Truck Centers - Cincinnati/Dayton, Ohio

Jim O'Brien
obrienj1@rushenterprises.com
513-260-2530

Rush Truck Centers - Columbus, Ohio

Steve Coil
coils@rushenterprises.com
640-381-3558

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META owners receive special discounts on maintenance and repair vendors vetted by the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA).

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Receive special rates on maintenance and repair operations through META’s Purchasing Cooperative and our partnership with the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA). As a purchasing member, you’ll receive discounted pricing on nationally vetted vendors, products and services!


About the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA):
META Solutions’ partnerships with organizations such as the AEPA and the Ohio Council of Educational Purchasing Consortia (OCEPC) bring national purchasing power to META’s members, allowing them to take advantage of discounts offered through these affiliated organizations. The contracts obtained through these partnerships offer the best prices on quality products and premier services based on the needs of more than 35 million students in this national effort. Additional benefits include extensive school savings and a large variety of quality products and services that span across 45 commodity groups.


About the META Purchasing Cooperative:
META Solutions' Purchasing Cooperative analyzes costs, negotiates with vendors, and makes recommendations for products and services that have been submitted for competitive bidding. Our number one goal is to save schools time and money, and we do so by effectively providing an online marketplace of quality goods and services at substantially lower prices.

In addition, META purchasing members are able to leverage the collective buying power of a consortium of schools serving more than 450,000 students across the state of Ohio. All members have equal standing for their purchases, regardless of size.

META’s Purchasing Cooperative has provided millions of dollars in cost savings, and has significantly increased work efficiency in our districts. We are a one-stop-shop for all your purchasing needs, providing high quality products at special rates so that schools can focus on what matters most – educating students!

Become a META purchasing member and save on a variety of classroom and office supplies!

Classroom and office supplies have been competitively bid out and awarded to local vendors as part of the purchasing cooperative. This program provides our members with discounted pricing on binders, paper goods, duct tape, batteries, special needs items and much more!

Become a META purchasing member today and receive these exclusive savings!

About the META Purchasing Cooperative:
META Solutions' Purchasing Cooperative analyzes costs, negotiates with vendors, and makes recommendations for products and services that have been submitted for competitive bidding. Our number one goal is to save schools time and money, and we do so by effectively providing an online marketplace of quality goods and services at substantially lower prices.

In addition, META purchasing members are able to leverage the collective buying power of a consortium of schools serving more than 450,000 students across the state of Ohio. All members have equal standing for their purchases, regardless of size.

META’s Purchasing Cooperative has provided millions of dollars in cost savings, and has significantly increased work efficiency in our districts. We are a one-stop-shop for all your purchasing needs, providing high quality products at special rates so that schools can focus on what matters most – educating students!


*To take advantage of this program, please contact an awarded vendor below.