Daktronics Approved as National IPA Bidder


BROOKINGS, S.D. – May 17, 2017 – Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, announces its approval as a National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance (IPA) bidder. With this approval, schools across the nation will have the opportunity to purchase the latest Daktronics products at competitive rates. Schools simply visit nationalipa.org, choose a preapproved bidder and then connect with the company’s local sales representative, saving both parties considerable time and money on projects.
Another benefit of the National IPA purchasing process is how user-friendly and simple it is. The compliance process takes care of the legally required competition for contracts. Schools have a wide selection of approved products to choose from, including apparel, furniture and scoring equipment to disaster preparedness and consulting.
“We are excited to continue our partnership with National IPA,” said Tom Coughlin, Sales Manager for Daktronics Sports Marketing. “This contract offers a lot of value for our customers and the number of those that want to utilize it is growing rapidly. It’s a great solution.”
Working with IPA is one of many benefits Daktronics offers as a total solutions provider in the digital display market. For more information about Daktronics involvement, visit the Daktronics Sports Marketing page.
About National IPA
National IPA is redefining the future of cooperative purchasing. The cooperative purchasing organization is dedicated to serving public agencies and educational institutions nationwide. All cooperative agreements have been competitively solicited and publicly awarded by a public agency/governmental entity (e.g. state, city, county, public university or school district), utilizing the best public procurement practices, processes and procedures. The lead agencies are independent of the cooperative allowing the agency to be focused on the best value for the agency.
The National IPA team of tenured certified public procurement professionals, supply chain and cooperative purchasing experts is committed to bringing value to agencies nationwide. Participants may leverage one of the largest pools of purchasing potential, allowing them to receive a combined buying power regardless of their entity’s size.
For more information please visit www.nationalipa.org.
About Daktronics
Daktronics helps its customers impact audiences throughout the world with large-format LED video displays, message displays, scoreboards, digital billboards and control systems in sport, business and transportation applications. Founded in 1968 as a USA-based manufacturing company, Daktronics has grown into the world leader in audio-visual systems and implementation with offices around the globe. Discover more at www.daktronics.com.

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