How To Purchase From Lowes
Pro Sales Manager
The following instructions were provided by UF’s Lowe’s Pro Sales Manager, Warren DePree. Warren provides helpful information to ensure departments receive the correct discount and do not simply pay retail prices at the local Lowes store.
BEFORE SHOPPING WITH LOWE’S EITHER ONLINE, IN STORE, or by PURCHASE ORDER, PLEASE FOLLOW STEPS 1-7 IN THE ONLINE INSTRUCTIONS TO CREATE A LOWES FOR PROS ACCOUNT. PLEASE DISREGARD IF YOU ALREADY HAVE A LOWES FOR PROS ACCOUNT.
Step 1: Create a LowesForPros.com account if you haven’t already
Step 2: Go to www.lowesforpros.com
Step 3: Click Sign In or Register
Step 4: Select ‘Already Have a Pro Account ID?’
Step 5: Enter 49892EED71 and click on Register
Step 6: Click Continue when asked ‘Would you like to join University of Florida GPO?’
Step 7: Complete Profile information
Step 8: Register Payment Method
Note: If you have a lowes.com account, use your lowes.com password when registering. You can choose store/curbside pickup, Lowe’s truck delivery or parcel shipping for most items.
Step 1: Make sure that you have ordered key fob(s) before purchasing in the store. To order key fobs to go https://www.lowesforprosforms.com/forms/eandi, enter 005140 as member number and complete information.
Step 2: When you receive keyfob(s), go to store and locate items that you want to purchase in store.
Step 3: Take items to Pro end of the store to checkout, whenever possible. You can checkout through any register though, if needed.
Step 4: Have associate scan key fob to ensure your purchase is contract compliant with contract pricing.
Step 5: Give associate the phone number for tax exemption, 352-392-3261 or Lowe’s tax exempt number, 500381709
Step 1: If you already have a Lowe’s contact in which to receive quotes, you can reach out to them. If not, you can either go to your local store for a quote or complete Steps 2&3 below.
Step 2: Determine exactly what you would like to buy, including complete description, color, quantity, and part numbers.
Step 3: Email your selections along with key fob # (See step 1 of “In Store” ordering on how to receive a key fob) to GovernmentSupport@lowes.com. The request will be sent to Pro Services team at your local store.
Step 3: Once you have received your quote back from Pro Services, submit the quote to your fiscal staff so that a requisition can be created.
Step 4: Procurement submits a PO to your local Lowes store who places the order for you and contacts you concerning pickup or delivery.
- Standard delivery timeframe is 1-3 business days on in-stock products.
- Special order products will vary depending on product.