PRICE LIST POLICIES
This policy outlines the types of price lists available from the DABS Purchasing Division. The purchasing division maintains, publishes, and distributes price lists in the following formats:
DISTRIBUTION OF PRICE LISTS
Effective with the publication of the January 2013 price books, printed copies of the DABS Price Books will be available by subscription only. A 12-month prepaid subscription program is available in the purchasing division. Beginning in December 2012, DABS Price Books will be posted to the DABS website upon publication of the printed price books.
State stores and package agencies shall not supply licensees with copies of the price lists.
A copy of lists 1 through 3 shall be mailed to each state store. Any request for additional copies must be made to the purchasing division and will be furnished only upon demonstration of need.
A copy of the Category Price List and the Outlet Price Change List shall be mailed to package agencies. Package agencies may contact their regional manager or the purchasing division for a substitution of the Category Price List with any of the other lists. Additional copies of any of the price lists may be purchased through a 12-month prepaid subscription program. Subscription rates are set by the purchasing division and are reviewed annually.
Licensees wishing to obtain printed copies of the price lists may obtain them through a 12-month prepaid subscription program that is available through the purchasing division. Subscription rates are set by the purchasing division and are reviewed annually.
Supplier Representatives/Suppliers wishing to obtain printed copies of the price lists may obtain them through a 12 month prepaid subscription program that is available in the purchasing division. Subscription rates are set by the purchasing division and are reviewed annually.
The mailing list for all of the above shall be maintained by the purchasing division.
If any additions or changes to the mailing list for the above price lists are made within five working days before publishing (refer to DABS fiscal calendar) the additions or changes shall take place the following month.