What We Look For in a Supplier Partnership
Welcome to the OfficeMax supplier page. We thank you for your interest in becoming one of our suppliers/vendors. At OfficeMax, we believe in enhancing our supply chain by building partnerships with Small & Medium Businesses (SMBs), Indigenous Businesses, Australian Disability Enterprises and prime suppliers/vendors who meet our performance standards, which include:
- Competitive pricing and cost saving solutions
- On-time delivery
- Product/service level quality assurance
- Proven financial viability
- Geographic scope (i.e. national or regional distribution)
- Compliance with laws and the OfficeMax Code of Conduct
- Value added capabilities
- Safety in production and shipping
- Sensitivity to brand reputation
Our Commitment to Small to Medium Businesses (SMBs), Indigenous Businesses and Australian Disability Enterprises
OfficeMax is committed to strengthening Small to Medium Businesses (SMBs), Indigenous Businesses and Australian Disability Enterprises economically which contributes to the overall economic growth and expansion in our markets. Having strong supplier partnerships with these businesses in our community is seen as a strength, and we are committed to ensuring that it is an integral part of our strategic sourcing and procurement process.
We believe that the success of our organisation, and the community, depends on our ability to work with diverse suppliers to provide unique insights into emerging markets, enhance our supply-chain, build a loyal customer base, and create wealth in the communities where we do business.
It is our corporate policy to offer SMBs, Indigenous Businesses and Australian Disability Enterprises an opportunity to compete on an equal basis with all other bidders. In addition, OfficeMax provides mentoring to SMBs, Indigenous Businesses and Australian Disability Enterprises in the developing and strengthening of our business partnerships.
For the purposes of our company policy, SMBs are defined as companies with up to 200 full-time equivalent employees.
Ensure you include in your email the following details:
- Company Trading Name
- Company Address
- Number of full time equivalent employees
- Contact Name
- Contact Phone Number
- Contact Email Address
- Categories of interest for supply to OfficeMax
Other Potential Suppliers
If you are not a Small to Medium Business, Indigenous Business, or Australian Disability Enterprise but you would like to commence supply to OfficeMax, please use our contact form and provide details of your product category so that our merchandising team can review your range.