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E&I is the largest, member-owned, not-for-profit purchasing cooperative serving the needs of education. We provide over 100 competitively awarded contracts as well as consulting services and dedicated member resources nationwide. As a trusted advisor to the education community, we exist solely to help our members save time and money. Last year alone, we delivered over $200 million in savings. And by the way, membership is FREE!

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E&I Joins National Cooperative Purchasing Partners

E&I is pleased to announce that it has joined National Cooperative Purchasing Partners (NCPP) as a founding member. Read More

Gary Wilson to Retire from E&I Cooperative Services; Sue Peters Promoted

After 36 years working devotedly at E&I Cooperative Services, Gary Wilson is set to retire on January 31,… Read More

E&I Contracts Portfolio Expands with Pitney Bowes

E&I Cooperative members can now take advantage of three competitively awarded contracts with Pitney Bowes, a global technology… Read More