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Food Vendor Distribution

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000479060

Bid Title: Food Vendor Distribution

Agency Bid No. Title: 2016000144

Received Date: 02/09/2016

Close Date: 03/02/2016

Purchase Type: 07-01-16 TO 06-30-17

Delivery Point: Various Locations, Colorado

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 02/17/2016


Specifications include, but are not limited to: The State of Colorado, Department of Human Services (Department) requests proposals in response to this Request for Proposals (RFP) for purchasing commercial food products The Department intends to purchase an estimated 85% of its commercial food products from a Vendor also referred to as Offeror throughout this RFP.Goals of this RFP are to:Establish minimum quality standards for food items used by the DepartmentDecrease cost of foodMinimize the number of product substitutionsReduction of administrative overhead in relation to food purchasingIncrease efficiency in ordering, invoicing, and payment processMinimize the number of orders, and maximize the delivery loadsThe Department of Human Services has responsibility for the direct care of clients and residents residing in 24/7 direct care facilities operated by the Division of Youth Corrections, Division of Behavioral Health, Veterans Community Living Centers, and Division for Regional Center operations. The primary goal of this RFP is to purchase food, in accordance with established nutritional, health, and safety standards by the USDA, U.S. Department of Education, The Joint Commission (National Hospital Accreditation Organization),The Department operates eleven (11) Youth Correctional facilities, two (2) Mental Health Hospitals, four (4) Veterans Homes and three (3) Regional Centers.Deliveries will be made to multiple delivery points.

Product Codes: 39300, 38500, 39000, 96240, 37500, 38000

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Colorado - Department of Human Services

State: Colorado

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Darla Geer, Department of Human Services- South/Central District CDHS South/Central District Procurement, 1600 West 24th Street, Pueblo, Colorado, 81003

Phone: 719-546-4009

Fax: 719-546-4896




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