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Preferred Supplier


B & H Foto & Electronics Corp., (“B & H”) is the Institute’s preferred Master Agreement supplier and Rensselaer’s provider of photo, video, audio, lighting, pro accessories, computers, data storage, optics, entertainment projection, and surveillance devices.   B & H is the largest non-chain photo & video equipment store in the U.S.  The B & H punch-out catalog will be available August 29, 2013 in the Rensselaer Marketplace in OSCAR.

As the Institute’s new preferred contract supplier, the B & H contract offers a wealth of possibilities available for photography, videography and other Media Industries.  The B & H products catalog will be enabled in the Rensselaer Marketplace (OSCAR) as a punch-out supplier with Rensselaer-specific discount pricing.
Computer hard drives, networking, peripherals, software, speakers, desk-top computers, notebooks, and iPads & tablets have been removed from the supplier’s catalog.  Please contact the Campus Computer store for these items. 

Contract Information:B & H has a master agreement for two (2) years effective May 1, 2013 through April 30, 2015.

Contract Term: 5/1/2013-4/30/2015

Shipping Terms: B & H will pay standard UPS ground shipping for orders that: (a) can be shipped via UPS (i.e. not oversized items); (B) are over ($100); and (c) and weigh less than (70) pounds. Rensselaer will pay shipping costs in other instances.

Returns and Warranties: Rensselaer may return Products to B & h consistent with B & H’s Return Policy. Merchandise sold under this agreement only covered by the manufacturer’s warranty, if any.  B & H disclaims all warranties, including without limitation that of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

Payment/Invoicing:   electronic invoicing for punch-out orders, manual invoicing for non-catalog

Credits: issued manually from B & H, dept. enters as a direct pay


For Customer Service/Order Inquires/obtaining quotes:

B & H Contact information:

The New York Team
212-239-7500 ext 7742
Fax: 212-239-7759

Ilana (Yelena) Kataeva
B&H Photo Video
Government & Education
Account Manager NY-NJ
P. 800-947-8003 ext 7742
F. 212-239-7759

Daniel Weisblum
B&H Photo, Video & Pro Audio
Business Development
New York Higher Education
Phone: 212-239-7500 ext. 4534
Cell: 646-628-2559
Fax: 212-239-7759

Rensselaer Contact information:

Procurement Services
Kim Ragosta - Sourcing Manager
Phone (518) 276-3265