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The following are news items from all departments within the division. Direct questions about these items to the offices indicated in the announcement.

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MBA students offer consulting to diverse businesses for the second year

Building on last year’s success, a group of MBA students worked with four diverse businesses to help them boost sales with Cornell and review their business plans.

Four major e-SHOP updates that have helped you shop faster

Four major changes implemented within the last year and a half have helped us advance our goal to improve your e-SHOP experience. Recent upgrades helped improve e-SHOP's functionality on mobile devices and enable reorganizing the home page.

Procurement Services' first report on service level agreement performance

A year ago, we wrote service level agreements with our main customers to describe our commitment to customer service and set performance guidelines. Metrics for calendar year 2013 are now in, with good results.

Cornell University leads in use of scorecards to monitor supplier performance

One of the first universities to formally evaluate its suppliers using a scorecard program, Cornell University this year expanded the program to include customer evaluations, action plans, and an annual narrative from suppliers.

New tools and process improvements from Procurement Services

We have had a busy year in Procurement Services. In addition to adding more than 100 new contracts in 2013, we have achieved more than $25.3 million in savings toward our $30 million Reimagining Cornell goal.

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