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Notice Date
Notice Type
Contracting Office
600 Dulany Street, Alexandria, VA 22313
ZIP Code
Solicitation Number
Response Due
Archive Date
Point of Contact
Name: Tomei Funderburk, Title: Contract Specialist, Phone: 5712728296, Fax: 5712738296
E-Mail Address
Small Business Set-Aside
Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned
CANCELLATION NOTICE: This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, in conjunction with FAR 13.5, as applicable, and as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; bids are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. The solicitation number is 150P0801293 and is issued as an invitation for bids (IFB), unless otherwise indicated herein. The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAC 2005-20. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 322121 with a small business size standard of 750 employees. This requirement is a [ Service-Disabled Veteran Owned ] set-aside and only qualified offerors may submit bids. The solicitation pricing on www.FedBid.com will start on the date this solicitation is posted and will end on 2008-03-27 12:00:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at www.FedBid.com. FOB Destination shall be Springfield, VA 22153 The US Patent & Trademark Office requires the following items, Brand Name or Equal, to the following: LI 001, A4 Paper Manufacturer Name: Cascades Item Number: 5040 Description: A4 20lb White 92 Bright 30% Recycled Brand Name or Equal, 500, Boxes; LI 002, Three Hole Paper Manufacturer Name: Domtar Item Number: 50808 Description: 8 1/2 x 11 20lb White 92 Bright 30% Recycled 3 hole punch Carton Count: 5000 sheets Brand Name or Equal, 100, Boxes; LI 003, Legal Paper Manufacturer Name: Domtar Item Number: 50809 Description: 8 1/2 x 14 20lb White 92 Bright 30% Recycled Carton Count: 5000 sheets Brand Name or Equal, 150, Boxes; LI 004, Letter Paper Manufacturer Name: Domtar Item Number: 50807 Description: 8 1/2 x 11 20lb White 92 Bright 30% Recycled Carton Count: 5000 sheets Brand or Equal, 11150, Boxes; For this solicitation, US Patent & Trademark Office intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, FedBid, Inc. FedBid has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. An Offeror may submit a series of pricing bids, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. US Patent & Trademark Office is taking this action in an effort to improve both vendor access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, competed, real-time bids. All responsible Offerors that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their bid using the online exchange located at www.FedBid.com. There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a bid on www.FedBid.com. Offerors that are not currently registered to use www.FedBid.com should proceed to www.FedBid.com to complete their free registration. Offerors that require special considerations or assistance may contact the FedBid Helpdesk at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or via email at clientservices@fedbid.com. Offerors may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on www.FedBid.com by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith bids, to use decoys in the www.FedBid.com process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive www.FedBid.com process. Should offerors require additional clarification, notify the point of contact or FedBid at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or clientservices@fedbid.com. Use of FedBid: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through FedBid in compliance with the FedBid Terms of Use. Buyers and Sellers understand that FedBid ranks all bids by price; however, pursuant to applicable acquisition regulations and/or departmental guidelines, Buyers may use criteria other than price to evaluate offers. Accordingly, please note that, unless otherwise specified herein below, to the extent required by applicable regulations and/or guidelines, award will be made to the responsible Seller whose offer conforming to the solicitation will be most advantageous to the Buyer on the basis of price, technical capability, delivery, and past performance. In addition to providing pricing at www.FedBid.com for this solicitation, each Offeror must provide any required, NON-PRICING responses (e.g. technical proposal, representations and certifications, etc.) directly to %s (NOT THROUGH FEDBID.COM) so that they are received at that email address no later than the closing date and time for this solicitation. The selected Offeror must comply with the following commercial item terms and conditions. FAR 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors - Commercial, applies to this acquisition. The selected Offeror must submit a completed copy of the provision at 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items. FAR 52.212-4, Contract Terms and Conditions - Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. The following FAR clauses in paragraph (b) of FAR clause 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders-Commercial Items, will apply: 52.222-21, 52.222-26, 52.222-35, 52.222-36, 52.222-37, 52.225-13, 52.232-34. The full text of a FAR clause may be accessed electronically at http://www.acqnet.gov/far. Delivery shall be made within 30 days or less after receipt of order (ARO). See Shipping Information for more details. CCR Requirement - Company must be registered on Central Contractor Registration (CCR) before an award could be made to them. If company is not registered in CCR, they may do so by going to CCR web site at http://www.ccr.gov. Award will be made to the offeror's proposal that offers the best overall value to the government. Past performance, delivery and price will be considerations. Low price will not be a basis for award; however, price will be considered. Any questions or clarifications concerning the CLINs description and/or part number etc. must be submitted in writing to FedBid.com. Misinterpretation by vendor will not be an excuse for failure to deliver described product. Deliveries will be made as follows: Five (5) delivers of 880 or 840 cartons per truckload. Vendor must identify how many cartons will be delivered per truckload. Deliveries will be delivered as called for. All cartons will not be delivered at one time. All vendors bidding must have the resources to deliver within a 1-day period,in the event of unscheduled needs. In one as specified at this time. In this event, this will not be a full delivery but a partial one as specified at this time. May or may not be a full truckload. All truckload deliveries must have a 3-day turn around period from the time of notification. US Patent & Trademark Office warehouse of hours of operation are 6:30am to 3:00pm,however for paper delivers trucks must arrive in the morning and before 12:00pm (NOON). No trucks will be accepted after 12:00pm (NOON). Please note on all partial deliveries the US Patent & Trademark Office will pay no additional charges for partial deliveries. Deliveries will be as called for over a period of no more than 9 months. Quantities may be increased or decreased by no more than 15% based on available government funding. See attached regarding the Buy American Act (FAR 25.100).
Web Link
www.fedbid.com (b-64282_04, n-11289)
Place of Performance
Address: Springfield, VA 22153
Zip Code: 22153
Country: US
SN01541892-W 20080328/080326223517 (fbodaily.com)
FedBizOpps Link to This Notice
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