Plexxus and Mohawk Medbuy Corporation Announce Amalgamation Discussions 

TORONTO – June 5, 2019 - Mohawk Medbuy Corporation (MMC) and Plexxus, Ontario’s two largest public health care supply chain shared services organizations (SSOs), have announced the first step of a proposed amalgamation with the execution of a Letter of Intent. Bringing the two not-for-profit SSOs together is a natural step in their ongoing collaboration over the past several years. It builds on the large-scale integration of their respective warehouse operations into a single, combined distribution centre in 2018. More recently, Mohawk Medbuy and Plexxus established MMC Plexxus Sourcing Collaborative (MPSC) to take high value, clinical categories to market together on behalf of the hundreds of hospitals and health care providers they support. 

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Plexxus and Mohawk Medbuy Corporation Announce Agreement for Joint Sourcing
TORONTO – March 14, 2019  -  Plexxus and Mohawk Medbuy Corporation (MMC), Ontario’s two largest public healthcare supply chain services organizations, today announced an agreement to formally undertake joint strategic sourcing initiatives on behalf of their member and customer hospitals. This follows their previous announcement to assess a strategic partnership focused on joint sourcing. The outcome of this assessment demonstrated a tangible opportunity for value creation through cost savings and more efficient, effective and scalable sourcing processes. 

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Celebrating Outstanding Women in Canadian Supply Chain

In honour of International Women’s Day on March 8 and in celebration of the Association’s 100th anniversary, the Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) announced the first-ever list of the 100 Influential Women in Canadian Supply Chain™. The initiative aspires to promote awareness of supply chain careers, encourage women to join the sector, and build and strengthen the capacity of Canada’s supply chain community.

It is with great pleasure that we inform you that Andrea Englert-Rygus, our Chief Procurement Officer and Vice President Customer Relationship Management, has been named to this list.

The SCMA also announced The Women to Watch in Canadian Supply Chain list, to recognize additional supply chain professionals who are stepping up within the community and we are pleased that Robin Simons, Senior Category Manager, has been named to this list.

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Joint Announcement - Plexxus & Mohawk Medbuy 

Important announcement from David Yundt, Plexxus President & CEO and Tony DiEmanuele, Mohawk Medbuy Corporation President & CEO, regarding the decision to move forward to assess a strategic partnership focused on joint sourcing for our Members and Customers between Mohawk Medbuy and Plexxus.  See full memo


Distribution Consolidation - Hospital Logistics Inc. 

As announced in September 2017, Mohawk Medbuy Corporation and Plexxus have established an agreement to consolidate distribution operations.  Read full memo


Plexxus & Mohawk Shared ServicesAnnouncement from Tony DiEmanuele, President & CEO of Mohawk Shared Services and David Yundt, President & CEO of Plexxus announcing the consolidation of their respective Oakville Distribution Centres into one location. See full memo here


Plexxus & COHPAEffective June 23 2017, the integration of COHPA into Plexxus was completed. View full announcement


Plexxus & Shared Services West (SSW)Plexxus is pleased to advise our suppliers that SSW and Plexxus have reached an agreement to work more collaboratively together. Our intent is to look for opportunities to work together to source common products and services. See the full memo here 


Plexxus Now Using Ontario Tenders Portal for Posted OpportunitiesProcurement opportunities posted on behalf of Plexxus are posted on the Ontario Tenders Portal ontario.ca\tenders To access new procurement opportunities vendors can register at ontario.ca\tenders to receive notifications about new procurement opportunities.

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