We achieve our corporate goals by employing best-of-class practices in the acquisition of goods and services and by seeking optimal value and quality at the best price with qualified suppliers.
As a supplier, your business supports Genentech's mission and values. At Genentech, we commit ourselves to high standards of integrity in contributing to the best interests of patients, the medical profession, our employees and our communities. Suppliers are expected to understand and embrace these ideas when conducting business with Genentech and the supplier's partners.
Expectations of Our Suppliers
Suppliers play an important part in our success. As such, we request that, in the course of conducting business with Genentech, suppliers refrain from conduct that is outside our ethical boundaries.
We expect our suppliers to practice the following ethical standards:
- Avoid the intent or appearance of unethical or compromising conduct.
- Avoid personal or business activity that could create a conflict of interest.
- Protect confidential or proprietary information provided by Genentech.
- Do not seek information about other Genentech suppliers (prices, services, performance, etc.).
- Use the appropriate communication channels.
- Do not provide gifts or entertainment of more than minimal value.
What We Purchase
As a dynamic biotechnology company, we seek suppliers with innovative products and ideas that will contribute to the continuing growth of our commercial, manufacturing, research, development and business support efforts. Suppliers should provide quality products and excellent customer service at competitive prices.
Desired Goods and Services
- Advertising Agencies
- Audio Visual Services
- Books and Subscriptions
- Building Materials and Supplies
- Catering and Food Services
- CGMP Raw Materials
- Computer Hardware, Software, Supplies and Service
- Construction, Engineering, and Architectural Services
- Consulting - Engineering
- Consulting - Finance
- Consulting - General
- Consulting - Human Resources
- Consulting - Information Technology
- Consulting - Medical
- Consulting - Scientific
- Contractors (Construction and Maintenance)
- Direct Mail Fulfillment
- Employment Agency
- Environmental, Health and Safety Services
- Event Planning
- Exhibits and Tradeshows
- Janitorial Supplies and Services
- Laboratory Life Science
- Laboratory Science Equipment
- Laboratory Supplies
- Landscaping Contractors
- Maintenance, Repair, Operation (MRO) and Industrial Supplies
- Market Research
- Medical Education
- Metal Fabricators and Machine Shop Services
- Manufacturing Process Equipment, Parts and Services
- Office Equipment
- Office Supplies
- Premiums and Awards
- Promotional Goods
- Site Security
- Telecommunication Services
- Training - Education
- Transportation Services
- Validation Services
- Utility Equipment