Under the authority of Section 32 of the Act of August 24, 1935, with the purpose to encourage the continued domestic consumption of these products by diverting them from the normal channels of trade and commerce, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced today, 6/25/2018, their plans to purchase frozen strawberry cups for distribution to various food nutrition assistance programs.
A hard copy of the solicitation will not be available, but public WBSCM information is available without an account on the WBSCM Public Procurement Page. Solicitations will be issued in will be issued in the near future and will be available electronically through the Web-Based Supply Chain Management (WBSCM) System.
To be eligible to submit offers, potential contractors must meet the AMS vendor qualification requirements. The AMS point of contact for new vendors is Andrea.Lang@ams.usda.gov. Details of the requirements are available at: qualification requirements.