G is for…GSA

The General Services Administration (GSA) manages one of the largest marketplaces in the world, bringing together business contractors and government customers. The GSA ‘Schedules’ program gives … [Read more...]

GoodBye FedBizOpps!

The current FBO.gov website will retire over the Veterans Day weekend, beginning at 8pm on Thursday November 8th. The new system at beta.sam.gov will go live on Tuesday November 12th. What You Can … [Read more...]

Subcontracting Opportunities With the Department of Defense

Whenever a large business is awarded a contract over a certain dollar amount, they must submit a Subcontracting Plan to the agency. The Subcontracting Plan details exactly how they will reach out to … [Read more...]

D is for….DPAS

Some Purchase Orders/RFQs issued by the Department of Defense are assigned priority ratings, under a system known as the Defense Priority Allocation System, or DPAS.  DX-rated orders have the highest … [Read more...]

C is for… Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines (CPG)

The Environmental Protection Agency’s CPG Program promotes the use of recovered materials. Purchasing agents are required to buy products with the highest practicable recovered-material content. The … [Read more...]

Say Goodbye to FedBizOpps   

Before end of the year, the FedBizOpps website will be shut down, and replaced by the centralized beta.SAM.gov system.   Once on the new SAM.gov system, the FedBizOpps name will be replaced by … [Read more...]