GSA’s call for industry input on extending its Acquisition Regulation clauses 552.216-75 is an opportunity to continue increasing efficiency of the MAS program.
Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, explained some of the key takeaways and what contractors need to be watching for in the coming months.
This week the General Services Administration’s MAS Program Management Office provided an update about GSA’s plans to merge the program’s 24 schedules into a single one.
The Coalition for Government Procurement said the Section 809 Panel’s approach to the concept of “readily available” products and services to reform the federal acquisition process raises concerns for accountability and transparency.
The Coalition for Government Procurement highlights provisions in the Multiple Award Schedules program for federal customers that provide a readily available, streamlined process mirroring the commercial market through its thousands of contracts that provide tens-of-millions of items.
The Federal Acquisition Service is developing a new special item number (SIN) for order level materials on service contracts.
The Trump administration’s 2-in, 1-out regulations initiative stymied the advancement of new acquisition rules.
How has category management impacted small businesses? Find out this week when Michael Stabolepszy, managing partner and co-founder of INTEGRITYOne Partners, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf. December 5, 2017
Roger Waldron, president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, sets forth the following recommendations to make the MAS program great again.
Commentary: Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, writes that some of the pricing data initiatives are sending a disheartening message to GSA’s contracting workforce. The Multiple Award Schedules are not in business to be the Dollar Store, he writes.