BioExpress

Small Business
USA-Based

This is a small-business secondary strategic contract for molecular biology, protein chemistry, cell biology, and other related laboratory products for use by authorized university faculty and staff. Orders should be placed if items are not available through Fisher Scientific.

Purchasing Guidelines

Follow the equipment ordering procedure for the purchase of items priced $5,000 or more. Please see Procedure for Purchasing Equipment for more information.

Ordering Information

Effective May 1, 2016, BioExpress orders may no longer be placed directly with BioExpress.  BioExpress orders will need to be placed through VWR’s M-Marketsite catalog, or by contacting VWR via phone, fax, or email and using your short code.  Product pricing will remain the same, and BioExpress part numbers may be used to locate products in the VWR catalog. 

This change will affect orders for all products and services provided by BioExpress across the University system to include the Ann Arbor, Flint, and Dearborn campuses. 

VWR and BioExpress are committed to continuing to provide a high level of service to the University.  They may be reached by phone or email at:

VWR Customer Service 

Phone: (800) 932-5000

Email: customercare@vwr.com

VWR Dedicated Education Customer Service 

Phone (855) 658-0681

Fax (866) 329-2897

Email: EduSales_Support@vwr.com

VWR Technical Product Support-North America

Phone (888) 897-5463

Email: TechnicalProductSupportNA@vwr.com 

PCards are not accepted.

Additional Information

Contract pricing discount is an average 30% discount off of list price.

Shipping & Handling

Free standard ground shipping. Additional charges may apply for expedited shipping.

Hazardous Materials Charge: $35

Supplier Contact

Product Solutions Specialist
Brandon Decourcy
Phone: (248) 807-7237
Email: brandon.decourcy@vwr.com

Sales Representative
Nicole Henley
Phone: (734) 892-7215
Email: nicole.henley@vwr.com

Regional Director
Andy Garrison
Phone: (248) 326-8514
Email: andy_garrison@vwr.com

 

Procurement Contacts

Contact Administrator:
Name: David Gilbert
Phone: (734) 615-9304
E-mail: dgilb@umich.edu

Procurement Agent:
Bob Johnson
Phone: (734) 764-2461
E-mail: johnsrbt@umich.edu