February 20, 2019
Seven NEW Office Machine Partners!
We are excited to announce our new partnership with seven great vendors who have all your office solutions.
CDW Canada has partnerships with more than 1,000 manufacturers and software publishers, including HP and Lexmark. They maintain strong relationships with their manufacturer partners to continually provide the best products, services, pricing, and support to their customers.

CDW Canada helps customers achieve their goals by delivering integrated technology solutions and services that help customers navigate an increasingly complex IT market and maximize the return on their technology investment. Areas of focus include hardware, software, networking, unified communications, data center, and mobility solutions.

Contact Jason Boles at 647-288-6073 to learn more.
Digitex is partnered with the top manufacturers of office business machines and IT related products.

They offer postage mailing systems from Neopost and printers from HP, Sharp, and Toshiba. Digitex prides itself on being a single source technology and service provider for office requirements with print hardware; postage meters; software; IT services and security; desktop and laptops; and mobility services.

Call Shayne Andrews at 306-361-4250 for more information.
Gold Business Machines Ltd. is a factory authorized reseller and service provider for Kyocera Canada’s extensive line of document imaging equipment and associated software offerings.

Their multifunctional products are reliable, efficient, user friendly, and will integrate seamlessly in any network environment. Their team of technical experts will work with you to explore the many possibilities available to improve document sharing and workflow, with the advance feature set of new multifunctional products.

John Malach  can be reached at 306-347-4700 for all inquires.
Powerland  offers members the choice to purchase or lease a number of printer brands such as HP and have access to a variety of IT products and services.

Members will have direct access to a technical team and can sign up to an e-portal solution to view products and pricing online. 

Contact Mike Fritzler at  306-569-8112 to see how Powerland can help your municipality
A long-time SUMAdvantage partner, SUCCESS Office Systems has proven a wealth of experience with smooth rollouts of high-quality equipment.

SUCCESS Office Systems, in partnership with Canon Canada and FP Canada, have solutions based on Canon’s state-of-the-art multifunction device (MFD) enterprise solutions and FP Mailing Solutions.

Ted Kennedy will continue to be your dedicated sales representative and can be reached at
306-721-4066 .
WBM Technologies Inc . will help members select devices that fit their needs and maximize value. Each WBM device is fully supported by a local and highly trained print services team and is proactively monitored at two operations centres in Saskatchewan. WBM also has a large team of IT professionals who are available to support your solution.

Call Michael C. Palmer , your dedicated SUMAdvantage account manager, at 306-791-3068 or toll free at 888-275-4926 .
Webb's Office Equipment expertise is worry-free customer communications, with print, mail, and parcel solutions for municipalities, of any size, in Saskatchewan.

Administration, service dispatch, supply orders, and accounting are all done out of their office in Regina. Get products like Sharp, Neopost, IdealIBM, Lexmark, Canon, and Kyocera.

Call 800-667-9895 or email for more information.
Thank You Convention Delegates!
We'd like to thank all those who stopped by the SUMAdvantage booth at the Municipal Marketplace Tradeshow. As always, it was a pleasure to chat in person and learn about your hometown.

We'd also like to congratulate Heather Scott with the Resort Village of Candle Lake. Heather was the winner of our draw and is now the proud owner of a fancy toy firetruck.

Look for us at the Saskatchewan Public Works Association 60th Annual Conference and PWville February 26 and 27. We will be speaking about the importance of compliant purchasing and will have a booth at the tradeshow.
Group Benefits Program: VFF Insurance
Time to Renew

The Volunteer Firefighter and First Responders Insurance (VFF ) renewal deadline is fast approaching. All participating municipalities received renewal invoices in early December. The deadline to renew coverage is February 28 . If you plan on renewing this coverage and have not already done so, please send a copy of your invoice along with your payment to the SUMA office. Late renewals will result in a lapse in coverage, so get your renewals in today!

If you are not a subscriber and would like more information, call Scott Meger
at 306-525-4380 to learn more.
Renewed Savings with Enterprise
We are happy to announce a renewed contract for vehicle rentals with Enterprise . Municipal employees and family members can continue to save when renting a vehicle.

Please note, SUMA has a new account number. When booking a rental online or by phone ( 800-736-8227 ), quote #XVC6253 .
Guaranteed Lowest Group Rates with Purolator
Purolator offers the largest selection of guaranteed, time-definite express shipping options and is now expanding their Purolator Express Morning guaranteed services.

Current Purolator Express Morning services include 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., and now Purolator Express® 12PM is available across Canada starting on February 25, 2019. With Purolator Express® 12PM, customers will receive guaranteed delivery within Canada by noon the next business day.

SUMA members are guaranteed the best rates throughout Saskatchewan. If you haven't already, sign up to receive the SUMAdvantage rates today. You must sign up even if you are an existing customer. 
NEW SUMAdvantage Partners
SUMAdvantage: Out for Tender
Alternative Supply of
Natural Gas

Request for Proposal posted on January 21.
Fire Hydrants, Curb Stops, and Valves

Request for Proposal posted on January 30.