NATIONAL PURCHASING PARTNERS - (NPP) - Lawn and Landscape Equipment

Contract Number: NPP
Contract Period:  May 1, 2013  – March 31, 2017
Eligibility:

The contract allows for service to NPP Member agencies in all states. 

The following eligibility requirements must be met:

 

  • Entity must be a NPP Member.  John Deere dealers must refer to Pathways to verify membership before quoting. 
  • Eligible NPP Members are state, city, county, municipal or local tax-supported governmental agencies, turnpikes, airports, housing authorities, electric cooperatives, water cooperatives, K-12 public school systems, public and private higher education facilities such as colleges and universities, public and volunteer fire departments, public or non-profit museums, libraries and zoos.


Non-profit agencies are not eligible to purchase John Deere equipment on the NPP contract.



To become a NPP Member access this link:  http://www.nppgovernment.com/ or call 877-329-8847 for more details. Also, if needed, the NPP customer service email address is customerservice@nppgovernment.com .

   

Contract Details

Quotes Quotes are valid for 30 days from the creation date of the quote. All quotes created in JDQ2 have creation and expiration dates on the upper right hand corner of the first quote page for your convenience. 
Allied (Non-Deere)

Allowed. Allied equipment may only be sold in connection with the sale of a contract item. Items must be clearly labeled on the purchase order or quote as Allied.


Allied items are Order Zone products, implements, attachments, accessories, parts or bundles not manufactured by John Deere that are requested by the customer to complete the purchase of John Deere equipment awarded on contract.

Credit Cards Not allowed.
Fees An optional delivery charge of $4 per loaded mile is allowed for the delivering dealer. If charged, the fee must appear on the quote or purchase order”.  
Financing

The low interest rate, low cost John Deere Municipal Lease, is a type of financing that is specifically designed for qualified state, government, and educational entities which allow full ownership at the end of the lease term.


Allowed. The John Deere Municipal Lease or a third party type municipal lease (if applicable) is allowed.

Leasing Municipal leases allowed. 
Multiple Unit Discount Program

 

Multiple unit discounts are allowed. The contract discount plus the multiple unit discount equals the total discount. Discounts are based on the following schedule:

3-4 units – 1%

5-6 units – 2%

7-8 units – 3%

9 units or more – 4%

Sales of 3 or more like self-propelled products sold on the same purchase order are eligible for the multi-unit discount. Self-propelled products, with the exception of our utility vehicles (provided UV’s are on the contract) must be listed in the same tabbed price book section. Compatible implements sold with such products also qualify for the multi-unit discount, but do not count as a unit.


Frontier Equipment is excluded from the Multiple Unit Discount. 

Non-Contract (Deere)

Allowed. Non-contract equipment may only be sold in connection with the sale of a contract item. Items must be clearly labeled on the purchase order or quote as Non-Contract.


Non-contract items are John Deere manufactured Order Zone products, implements, attachments, accessories, parts or bundles that are not currently on contact but are requested by the customer to complete the purchase of John Deere equipment awarded on contract.

Rental Not allowed on this contract. 
Substitution Not allowed on this contract. 
Trade-In Allowed. Items must be clearly labeled on the purchase order or quote as Trade-In. The agency and the dealer determine the trade-in value.  
Miscellaneous

Shipping charges apply for Alaska and Hawaii.

For deliveries to Alaska or Hawaii, factory freight to the delivering dealer will be paid by the NPP member. The equipment will be FOB origin. Factory freight is known at the time of quoting, and will be included on the quote to the NPP member.

For all other deliveries within the continental US, the equipment will be FOB destination (the NPP member will NOT be charged factory freight to the delivering dealer).


All Purchase Orders submitted for the State of California to John Deere should now include a separate line stating “Tire Fee” and list it as a Non-Contract item on the Purchase Order.

Please refer to the State of California’s website for details on the tire fee.


For your reference the link is included: http://www.boe.ca.gov/pdf/pub91.pdf

Price Structure

Price Page 
 Tabs

Product Descriptions

Discounts off MSRP

Price Page Dates

L25

 Lawn Tractors (X300s only) & Equipment

18%

Current

L25

 Lawn Tractors (D100s only) & Equipment

0%

Current

L30

 Garden Tractors & Equipment

18%

Current

L35

 Equipment for Lawn & Garden Tractors

18%

Current

C10

 Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers & Equipment

13%

Current

C13

 Commercial Zero-Turn-Radius Mowers & Equipment

23%

Current

C15

 Commercial Front Mowers & Equipment

23%

Current

C18

 Commercial Wide Area Mowers & Equipment

23%

Current

C20

 Compact Utility Tractors & Equipment

17%

Current

C25

 Equipment for Compact Utility Tractors

17%

Current

A2

  Tractors  (5000's)

18%

Current

A2

 Tractors (6000-9000)

23%

Current

A3

 Combines

23%

Current

A5

Hay & Forage

23%

Current

A6

Tillage

23%

Current

A7

Drills/Air Seeder/Planters

 23%

Current 

A8

 Sprayers

 23%

Current 

A9

Implements & Equipment

23% 

Current 

A10

Ag Management Solutions

4% 

Current 

Frontier  

Cutting/Mowing
Hay & Forage
Landscaping
Livestock
Material Handling
Planting & Seeding
Snow Products
Tillage
Transports

18%

Current

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      G10

Reel Mowers & Equipment 

22% 

Current 

      G15

Special Application Mowers & Equipment 

22% 

Current 

      G20

Special Application Vehicles & Equipment 

22% 

Current 

      G25

Aeration & Equipment 

22% 

Current 

      G30

Debris Maintenance & Equipment 

22% 

Current 

Payment Remittance Information

 
Remit to Address:
Deere & Company
Ag & Turf CBD & Government Sales
21748 Network Place
Chicago, IL 60673-1217

 

Contract Updates

March 25, 2014 - Updated contract term to March 31, 2017
February 24, 2014 - Added verbiage for delivery charges in the states of Alaska and Hawaii. 
June 19, 2013 - Added Multiple Unit Discount (MUD)

 

Quotes and Purchase Orders:
To obtain a quote, contact your local John Deere Dealer.  Submit purchase order to your local dealer.

All purchase orders must show John Deere Company as the vendor and reference the contract number.

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