At least in the beginning, GSA will limit commercial marketplaces to the micropurchase threshold. But officials said industry input shaped their thinking up to this point, and encouraged more.
The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) recently released its semi-annual regulatory agenda with 47 proposed and final Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) rules.
OFPP has asked ACT-IAC to help find and share examples of agencies who are being innovative in federal procurement.
Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf for a wide-ranging discussion on the state of procurement in 2018. July 24, 2018
OFPP and the U.S. Digital Service unveil the new core-plus certification in Contracting for Digital Service to help agencies improve how they buy cloud, agile and other technologies.
The Office of Federal Procurement Policy details new goals for category management in version 3 of the governmentwide strategy.
The Homeland Security Department’s Procurement Innovation Lab (PIL) is finding its grassroots effort to take smart risks is working.
The Office of Federal Procurement Policy is reviewing agency comments on a draft memo to promote and institutionalize category management.
Roger Waldron is the president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, examines the impact of OMB Circular, Implementing Category Management for Common Goods and Services.
A new OMB mandate gives agencies until Sept. 1 to come up with plans to transition their own package shipping contracts to a new contract vehicle negotiated and administered by the Defense Department.