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burkeMICHAEL+/Haworth

Commodity:
Furniture & Furnishings
Classification:
Gold
DBE:
Yes
PPD:
Yes
PA Supplier:
Yes
Uniform Guidance:
Yes

Products/Services

  • desks
  • sit-to-stand units
  • bookcases
  • chairs
  • files
  • pedestals
  • systems
  • tables
  • raised floors
  • sound masking
  • ergonomic accessories
  • modular demountable walls

Purchasing Method

PantherExpress System - Punchout

Most projects should be initiated with Facilities Management before a purchase is made through the PantherExpress System to ensure that they meet policy and procedural guidelines. Information about working with Facilities Management can be found on the Request a Service page of their website. BurkeMICHAEL+ has provided information about requesting and accepting quotes.

Supplier Contacts

Gosia Humes
Account Manager
Todd Jurecko
Account Manager

University of Pittsburgh

Sara Grayson
Procurement Specialist

Programs and Designations

  • DBE Certified
  • WBE Certified
  • Pennsylvania Supplier
  • Personal Purchase Discount
    • University of Pittsburgh employees can purchase furniture from Supplier at the same price discount available from the University contract. Please contact the supplier for ordering details or to schedule a consultation.

Special Instructions

You may browse the suppliers' websites, but only place orders through the PantherExpress System punchout for Haworth or burkeMICHAEL+.

burkeMICHAEL+ / Haworth Terms and Conditions (copied from the burkeMICHAEL contract):

bM+ TERMS & CONDITIONS – GENERAL

  • Prices quoted are firm for thirty (30) days from date of Proposal.
  • Prices do not include sales, use or excise tax, unless noted.
  • Contract furniture is made to order.  Items cannot be cancelled or changed in any way once orders are placed.
  • All sales are final; products are not returnable.
  • Payment terms are 50% deposit at Order Placement; 40% at order shipment; 10% Net 30 days. *This term do not apply to Direct Bill orders.
  • All credit card transactions will carry a fee of 3% of the total proposal amount, excluding tax.
  • Unless noted, payment service provider (PSP's) and performance bond charges are not included in this Proposal. They will be charged additionally if required.
  • Complimentary design services are provided for the initial layout, and one revision. Additional revisions requested after that will be billed to the client.

bM+ TERMS & CONDITIONS – FOR DELIVERED AND INSTALLED ITEMS

  • Upon delivery, customer is to inspect all items and clearly note any defects or damage on delivery receipt.
  • Any damage discovered after that time (not noted) will not be honored.
  • Any noted defects or damage will be repaired or replaced at the discretion of the manufacturer. bM+ is not responsible for the quality of the manufacturer.
  • Custom finishes and COM fabrics are not covered under manufacturers warranties.
  • Delivery and installation will be scheduled when all products are received.  If multiple partial deliveries are requested, there will be additional charges.
  • If products are received and customer is not able to accept delivery and installation within thirty (30) days of receipt, storage charges will be incurred.
  • bM+ warrants their installation/labor to be free from defects for one (1) year from date of installation and will rectify any defects at no charge.
  • Delivery and installation is quoted as non-union, during normal working hours unless otherwise noted. 
  • bM+ Requirements are: availability of loading dock, use of elevator, use of electricity. (Customer bears any charges for elevator operator)
  • Space must be free and clear of debris from other trades and ready for installation.
  • Any unusual delivery or installation requirements not noted on the order will be considered to be chargeable items.
  • burkeMICHAEL+ is not responsible for damage caused by other trades.

bM+ TERMS & CONDITIONS – FOR DROP SHIPMENTS OR TRUCKLOADS DIRECT TO SITE

  • Upon receipt, customer is to inspect all items and clearly note any defects or damage on delivery receipt. 
  • Any damage discovered after that time (not noted) will not be honored.
  • Any noted defects or damage will be repaired or replaced at the discretion of the manufacturer. bM+ is not responsible for the quality of the manufacturer.
  • Custom finishes and COM fabrics are not covered under manufacturers warranties.
  • Freight damage claims are the responsibility of the Customer.
  • bM+ is not responsible for filing freight claims, or for replacing damaged items.
  • If products are ready to ship and customer is not able to accept delivery - storage charges will be incurred.

Green Program

Yes