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Participation Requirements

Wells Fargo achieves the optimal combination of price, quality and service for purchased materials, goods and services through our sourcing and procurement partners. Together, we help provide minority, women, disadvantaged and small business enterprises (MWDSBE) with maximum opportunity to participate as partners and suppliers; moreover, we recognize that having a diverse supplier base enhances our supply chain which contributes to increased efficiency and innovation to provide an enhanced experience for our valued customers.

It is a practice of Wells Fargo that certified minority, women, disadvantaged and small business enterprises (MWDSBEs) have the maximum amount of opportunities to participate in supplier contracts. Follow a three-step process to be added to our database.

Step 1: Do you provide a service beneficial to Wells Fargo?

Determine if your company provides goods or services that we need. Wells Fargo sources the following services.

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  • Architecture, Construction and Property Management, Real Estate Services
  • Furnishings, Office Equipment or Supplies, Moving and Storage
  • Human Resource Staffing, Legal, Marketing, Technology Services
  • Promotional Items, Printed Products
  • Service Contracts, Maintenance and Repair

Step 2: Is your company certified as a MWDSBE?

Ensure that your company is certified as a minority, women, disadvantaged or small business enterprise. To qualify as a MWDSBE, your business must be certified by an official certification agency. For details, please contact any of these agencies directly.

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The certification process typically involves completing an application, providing written documentation, and may include allowing the certifying agency to conduct a site visit. If your business qualifies, the agency will issue you a printed certificate to verify your status.

Step 3: Have you completed a Supplier Registration form?

After you have confirmed the first two steps, review the following required information to complete the registration process.

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  1. Company information - Name, Address, Contact information
  2. Certification information - Is your company owned 51% or more as a diverse company?
    • If YES, complete the certification section (Principal owner information, Certification type, Expiration date, & Upload certification)
    • If NO, select SAVE and move to next section
  3. Business biography - Company data, UNSPS codes, revenue, Business continuity plan, Business insurance “Commercial General Liability” required, References, Business relationships
  4. Business environmental - General environment information, certifications/partnerships
  5. Supplier summary - This area is provided for additional information about the company.
Complete the Online Registration process and upload a copy of your company’s MWDSBE certification. Upon completion of your registration and proof of certification, your business will be added to our supplier database. A Corporate Supplier Diversity manager will contact you,
  • if a potential business opportunity in your area of service becomes available and you meet the criteria, or
  • to be considered to participate in local seminars, training, and other development opportunities.
Second-Tier Participation
Gaining experiences as a second-tier supplier also helps build relationships with Wells Fargo which may lead to potential first-tier opportunities in the future.
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