A Purchase Orders “POs” are common ways institutions buy high dollar amount items or services. PO document is a binding agreement that the customer will pay for products upon receipt.

A scientist at a college or a teacher at a school figures out what they want to buy. The purchasing department authorizes the intent to purchase and then typically faxes (734-527-5965) or e-mails (hello@backyardbrains.com) the Purchase Order.