Organize your suppliers and their products/services, track spending for diversity initiatives, and reduce your overall procurement risk.

Standardize product/service descriptions and catalog content, make searches easier and more effective, and simplify product/service comparisons.

Find savings of up to 20% through strategic sourcing, automatically tracking spending, cross-indexing spend data and organizing spend areas for evaluation.

Facilitate efficient, consistent, value-driven sourcing through standardized supplier referencing and identification.

Get Your Procurement Program
Up to Speed

The NIGP Commodity/Services Code is a coding structure for standardizing purchasing that brings order and consistency for efficiency and economy. Developed by the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing and maintained by Periscope Holdings, Inc., the NIGP Code is the solution that brings the highest levels of organization and efficiency to procurement programs of all kinds.

(If you are looking for NIGP information regarding memberships, certifications, or chapter information, visit the NIGP website at


On March 1, 2014, all new NIGP Commodity/Services Code Licenses will be for a 3-year License Agreement period. All current NIGP Code licensees will progress to this new 3-year License Agreement standard at the time of License Renewal.

Additionally, Periscope Holdings is offering a 10% License Fee discount for payment of the entire 3 year License Agreement period at the time of initiation of the License Agreement. This discount is in addition to the available 10% NIGP membership discount.

For more information, please email Deborah Hail.
or call 1-800-757-6064. Thank you.

Recent Posts

Florida’s Local Preference Law

Based on targeted survey data and analysis, Mary Pace, CPPO, CPPB, Procurement Manager with City of Punta Gorda, FL gained a unanimous vote by the City Council to eliminate the City’s local preference law. This speaks volumes for the importance of facts and figures (procurement data) to support key public procurement policy positions. With [...]Read more

Turning It Around: How One School District Will Overcome Purchasing Challenges

Floyd County Schools in Rome, GA recently uncovered questionable purchasing practices within its procurement functions. While the criminal investigation is ongoing, the school system is proactively changing its practices to ensure all resources are appropriated for the benefit of every student. To achieve the highest level of purchasing security and integrity, the school system will meet this [...]Read more

Visit the blog

You are here: Home

NIGP Search Login