PUrchasing & rewards

BioKansas helps companies make the most of their capital. Our members save on equipment, supplies, and services through the BIO Business Solutions savings programs available through our partnership with the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO).

Hear from BioKansas member, Likarda, LLC on how the BIO Business Solutions programs have saved them thousands.

BIO Business Solutions® is the largest cost-savings program for the life sciences industry, offering substantial discounts on essential biotech goods and services from industry-leading suppliers. BIO Business Solutions pools the purchasing power of thousands of life sciences companies across North America to negotiate for exclusive pricing and savings includes up to 75% discounts on certain laboratory and office supplies, favorable pricing on clinical trials liability and other commercial insurance policies, and discounted news distribution services.

BioKansas membership provides access to these programs at no cost to our members; BIO membership is not a requirement. For more information on our savings programs, please contact us.

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VWR International

VWR serves as a leading global provider of product and service solutions to laboratories in the life sciences, advanced technologies and applied materials industries. They offer a diverse portfolio of over four million products with an integrated seamless purchasing experience for its customers.

UPS

UPS healthcare combines small package and freight forwarding operations to offer healthcare-licensed distribution space, forward stocking locations (FSL) and time- and temperature-sensitive shipping solutions to manufacturers and contract research organizations in all clinical trials phases.

Airgas

Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is the largest U.S. supplier of industrial, medical, specialty gases, dry-ice, and nitrous oxide.

ALT

ALT is a full-service provider of premium refurbished lab equipment and surplus equipment management services for the life sciences.

AON

Aon is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions.

BioSpace

BioSpace is the largest Life Science news & careers site in the U.S. and is a one source for comprehensive recruitment marketing and branding solutions in the industry.

Brex

Brex offers the Corporate Credit Card for the Life Sciences that empowers customers to spend less time on end of month closes and streamlined reporting functions and rewards.

Business Wire

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in news release distribution and regulatory disclosure.

Chubb

Chubb is providing cost-effective risk management and insurance protection tailored to the unique needs of biotechnology companies.

Clean Harbors

Clean Harbors is the largest environmental services company in North America that manages waste recycling and disposal for almost all waste streams – Lab, Chemical, and Bio-hazard.

Humboldt Storage and moving

Humboldt Storage and Moving, a United Van Lines agent, is a one-stop for all moving and storage needs including employee relocation, moving an office or lab, or an entire company.

Mercer

Mercer, a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan, delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Their group health insurance programs with national and local associations provide small employers (generally between 5-50 employees) quality group medical benefits at competitive pricing. The Mercer Affinity Small Group Insurance (ASG) for BIO members is a set of insurance plans for small group Health, Dental, Vision, and Basic Employee Life/AD&D coverage.

Nikon

Nikon is a market leader in optics instrumentation and the only microscope company to manufacture its own glass, ensuring the very finest quality assurance throughout production.

Office Depot

Office Depot is one of the world’s largest sellers of office products and offers member companies significant discounts on office supplies, furniture, and equipment.

PSC Biotech

PSC Biotech is a global life sciences software solutions and consulting company that also provides professional services consulting and equipment rentals and sales.

Scientist.com

Scientist.com is an online marketplace for outsourced scientific services and products, offering researchers access to a platform with thousands of pre-qualified suppliers providing custom research services.

ShareVault

ShareVault makes it easy for companies to securely share confidential documents with third parties. It’s innovative cloud computing platform enables customers to manage critical time-sensitive and document-centric processes faster and easier.

UniFirst

UniFirst provides a range of apparel from traditional uniforms and industrial wear to protective clothing and “corporate casual” attire.

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People People

People People is a human resource service company that helps small to mid-size, entrepreneur-led companies grow their businesses by leveraging the unique talents of their people.

Innova Consulting group

INNOVA Consulting Group helps organizations succeed with Microsoft business applications, custom application development, usage & adoption services, and IT strategy.

Wolf Prairie Organizational Effectiveness

Wolf Prairie Organizational Effectiveness offers leadership & management training for life sciences & harassment training for companies.