89--QTR 1 FY-18 Cheese

Agency: Department of Justice
State: California
Level of Government: Federal
Category:
  • 89 - Subsistence (Food)
Opps ID: NBD00159189475599011
Posted Date: Oct 6, 2017
Due Date: Oct 11, 2017
Solicitation No: S0616-18-00026
Source: Members Only
Solicitation Number :
S0616-18-00026
Notice Type :
Award
Synopsis :
Added: Aug 29, 2017 12:18 pm Modified: Oct 06, 2017 10:16 am Track Changes
AMENDMENT NOTICE: This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. The solicitation number is S0616-18-00026 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 2005-95. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 311513 with a small business size standard of 500.00 employees. This requirement is a [ Small Business ] 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 2017-10-11 12:00:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at www.FedBid.com. FOB Destination shall be Victorville, CA 92394

The DOJ BOP Field Offices- FCC VICTORVILLE requires the following items, Meet or Exceed, to the following:
LI 001: American Cheese, Slices, Pounds Am Cheese, Sliced, 30 Pound Case

American Cheese, Sliced, (Real Cheese, Not Imitation), As specified in the Code of Federal Regulations, TITLE 21, CHAPTER I, SUBCHAPTER B, PART 133 -- CHEESES AND RELATED CHEESE PRODUCTS , Subpart B, 133.173 ,One of the following cheeses, (To be determined by the FSA), Pasteurized Process Manufactureras letters will NOT be accepted in lieu of labeling.

(REQUIRE 7,500 LBS) PLEASE STATE CASE SIZE IF DIFFERENT, 250, CS;
LI 002: Cheddar Cheese, Pounds Cheddar Cheese 40 Pound Case

Cheese, Cheddar, U.S. Grade AA or A. aCheddar cheesea? is cheese made by the cheddaring process or by another procedure which produces a finished cheese having the same physical and chemical properties as the cheese produced by the cheddar process and is made from cow's milk with or without the addition of coloring matter and with common salt, contains not more than 39 percent of moisture, and in the water-free substance, contains not less than 50 percent of milk fat and conforms to the provisions of A19.500, aDefinitions and Standards of Identity for Cheese and Cheese Products.a? Food and Drug Administration (21 CFR 19.500). Manufactureras letters will NOT be accepted in lieu of labeling (Bidder needs to indicate if cheese is Loaf/Block or Shredded Coarse). Packaging: 5 lb to 40 lb sealed Bags or containers.

(REQUIRE 16,000 LBS) PLEASE STATE CASE SIZE IF DIFFERENT, 400, CS;
LI 003: Mozzarella Cheese, Pounds Mozzarella Cheese, 40 Pound Case

Cheese, Mozzarella, Low-moisture Mozzarella, Part-skim Mozzarella, Low-moisture Part-skim Mozzarella, and Lite Mozzarella. As specified in the USDA Quality Specifications for Mozzarella Cheeses. The Cheeses may be in Loaf, Sliced, Shredded, or Diced forms. Milk fat ranging from not less than 45% on dry basis to 10.8% depending on type. Moisture content ranging from more than 45% to not more than 60% depending on type. Each of the ingredients used in the food shall be declared on the label. Manufactureras letters will NOT be accepted in lieu of labeling (Bidder needs to indicate if cheese is Loaf/Block or Shredded Coarse). Packaging: 5 lb to 40 lb sealed Bags or containers.
(REQUIRE 16,000 LBS) PLEASE STATE CASE SIZE IF DIFFERENT, 400, CS;
LI 004: Parmesan Cheese, 12-1 Pound Ct per Case

Cheese, Parmesan or Parmesan and Romano Mixed, Grated, Italian Style, 12-1 lb containers per case

(REQUIRE 1,800 LBS) PLEASE STATE CASE SIZE IF DIFFERENT, 150, CS;

Solicitation and Buy Attachments

***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at www.fedbid.com. Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.***

For this solicitation, DOJ BOP Field Offices- FCC VICTORVILLE 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. DOJ BOP Field Offices- FCC VICTORVILLE 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. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive.
The Contractor shall comply with the following Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) clauses, which are incorporated in this contract by reference, to implement provisions of law or Executive orders applicable to acquisitions of commercial items

As defined in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 2.101, the terms aoffera? and aofferora? refer to a response to a solicitation that, if accepted, would bind the submitter to perform the resultant contract. The terms abida? and abiddera? refer to an offer submitted in response to an Invitation for Bid (IFB). The term aproposala? refers to an offer submitted in response to a Request for Proposal (RFP). The terms aquotation,a? aquote,a? and aquotera? refer to a non-binding submission in response to a Request for Quotation (RFQ) which is not an offer.

Unless the Buyer indicates otherwise within a particular line item description, each Seller shall include in its online Bid/Proposal/Quotation individual pricing for all required line items in order to be considered for award (i.e., Do not use the AIncluded in another line itemA function when pricing each line item). If a line item cannot be separately priced, you must notify the buyer through the FedBid ASubmit a QuestionA feature regarding which line item(s) should be included in which other line item(s) and request reposting. Failure to comply with this term may result in the Bid/Proposal/Quotation being determined to be unacceptable.

New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty.

Bid/Offer MUST be good for 60 calendar days after close of Buy, unless otherwise indicated.

Shipping must be free on board (FOB) destination CONUS (Continental U.S.), which means that the seller must deliver the goods on its conveyance at the destination specified by the buyer, and the seller is responsible for the cost of shipping and risk of loss prior to actual delivery at the specified destination.

This solicitation requires registration with the System for Award Management (SAM) prior to award, pursuant to applicable regulations and guidelines. Registration information can be found at www.sam.gov.

Q&A -Please submit all questions by using the 'Submit a Question' button. This buy will then be reposted with Q&A based on the questions that come in (if applicable).

The Contracting Officer will indicate elsewhere in this Buy as to whether responses will be evaluated for award based either upon (a) price and pricing factors only (Bids/Quotes) or (b) price and other factors (Proposals/Quotes). All Bids/Proposals/Quotations must conform to the listed specifications or the Statement of Work. If award criteria are based upon (b) price and other factors, the Contracting Officer shall clearly indicate the criteria to be applied elsewhere in this Buy.

In addition to providing pricing at www.FedBid.com for this solicitation, each Bidder/Offeror/Quoter must provide any required, NON-PRICING responses (e.g. technical proposal, representations and certifications, etc.) so that they are received no later than the closing date and time for this Buy. Submissions can be sent to clientservices@fedbid.com.

For Exact Match Only Commodity Buys- NO SUBSTITUTIONS, EXACT MATCH ONLY. The Bidder/Offeror/Quoter may not substitute any item/service listed on this order without prior written approval from the BOP Contracting Officer. No other individual is authorized, either verbally or in writing to change part numbers, manufacturer, quantity, delivery dates, or any other specifications of this Buy. Items/services that do not conform to descriptions and part numbers found in this Buy will be rejected at the time of delivery causing a return at the contractor's expense.

For all buys other than Exact Match Sellers MUST document what they are bidding for evaluation for award. Sellers must include, extended specs and/or manufacturer name and part numbers (if applicable). Failure to do this may result in non-consideration of the Bid/Proposal/Quotation. This information is REQUIRED in order for a selleras Bid/Proposal/Quotation to be evaluated for award. FAR 52.211-6.

DELIVERY SCHEDULE: Be sure all items are delivered on OCTOBER 1, 2017 or before OCTOBER
25, 2017, unless other delivery schedule noted. You may contact Food Service Warehouse at
760-530-5700 ext. 1028 for any delivery questions. 1) All deliveries must be palletized. 2) All
non-frozen, perishable food must deliver between 34 degrees F to 40 degrees F. 3) All frozen
foods must be delivered at 0 degrees F. or below. Any product that indicates prior thawing will
be refused. 4) Vendors who failed to meet delivery schedule are subject to be removed from
future solicitation for bid. 5) All Certified Religious Diet items must be marked accordingly or
will be refused. 6) All bread deliveries are weekly (delivery schedule will be sent with PO) on
Mondays within 48 hours of baking.

CONTINUING RESOLUTION: (PLEASE READ CAREFULLY) Funds will not be presently available for
any awards from this solicitation. The government obligation under awarded contracts from
this solicitation will be determined upon the availability of appropriated funds of the
government. Awardee has No legal liability on the part of the government for any payment that
may arise until the funds are made available to the contracting officer for any awards and until
the contractor receives such availability to be confirmed in writing by the contracting officer.
Contracting Office Address :
FCC Victorvile, Adelanto, CA 92301
Place of Performance :
Victorville, CA 92394
92394
US
Point of Contact(s) :
Name: Client Services, Title: Client Services, Phone: 1.877.933.3243, Fax: 703.422.7822, Email: Clientservices@fedbid.com;

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