The following are documents and websites that will be useful for our vendors.
The website for existing vendors to sign in and update documents and make change requests, including dates.
The Handbook provides a detailed and thorough description of how we operate, and can provide answers to most questions. Vendors and all their employees should be thoroughly familiar with our operating practices.
Vendors are required to carry liability insurance, and provide the Market a document that shows the Market as ‘Additionally Insured’ on the policy. The overview describes the markets requirements and provides guidance on finding an inexpensive policy that matches the vendor’s type of products.
The initial phase of our Safe Waste initiative is to ban the use of:
- Single-use plastic shopping bags
- Styrofoam food containers
- Disposable plastic straws
The policy provides detail about our new practices.
This list provides guidance about our new practices and lists providers of acceptable replacement products.
Vendor Self-Assessment Tool
This tool is very powerful method of evaluating your current vending practice and identifying on-going improvement opportunities. It outlines 7 categories of participation, and defines what poor, good and excellent look like for each category.