February 15th, 2017
Shamrock Labels Awarded Novaplus Contract Vizient
NOVAPLUS makes available the full catalog of products from Shamrock Labels to drive additional value for Vizient members looking for standardization, efficiency and overall improvements in customer service.
Chicago, IL. – February 15, 2017 – Shamrock Labels, a leading provider of medical tapes and labeling products, announced today that they have been awarded a three year agreement under Vizient’s private label NOVAPLUS®. The agreement term begins 3/1/2017. The agreement will include a wide variety of stock tapes and labels in addition to having access to Shamrock’s extensive industry experience for custom labeling solutions. With Shamrock Labels, Vizient members accessing NOVAPLUS can purchase the highest quality medical labeling products in the industry, at economical prices, from a company that prioritizes quality of product and excellent customer service above all else.
“Shamrock has long been known in the industry as a supplier who values the customer’s particular needs. Our commitment to delivering a consistently effective product has been a core principle since our doors opened in 1969. We are so proud to have been rewarded by Vizient’s NOVAPLUS rigorous selection process and we are excited to extend our customer promise to the entire Vizient membership base. Supply chain leaders have many conflicting priorities today and partnering with Shamrock Labels, with our decades of expertise in healthcare labeling and our ability to manage label spend across the enterprise, will ensure time is best spent where it should be – improving patient care. We look forward to providing significant cost savings and value to Vizient’s extensive member base,” said Kevin Gerhard, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Shamrock Labels.
Under the terms of the agreement, Shamrock will be the NOVAPLUS supplier for the medical tapes and labels category and will offer additional financial incentives to eligible Vizient members looking to offset conversion costs. Shamrock will offer three tiers of pricing designed to scale benefits to the member base accordingly and complimentary shipping will be available on orders of $50 or more.
For more than three decades, Vizient’s private label brand, NOVAPLUS® has delivered the best value and quality on the most frequently purchased products and services. The NOVAPLUS portfolio is continuously expanding, including seven services and more than 2,000 items in high-demand categories, including anesthesia, business products and services, diagnostic imaging, food, laboratory, medical, orthopedic, pediatric, pharmaceutical, respiratory and surgical.
Shamrock Labels is a leading healthcare labels manufacturer, with US-based facilities in both Bellwood, Illinois and in Orange, California. Since its inception in 1969, Shamrock has specialized in providing world-class service to hospitals and healthcare organizations across the world. Shamrock uses premium pressure-sensitive materials and adhesives to produce top quality labels towards the ultimate objective of improving patient care. For more information, please visit http://www.shamrocklabels.com, Twitter, and Facebook.