Eastern Illinois University
Request for Proposal: BJ019898-REVISED
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
Vendor: Pepsi MidAmerica, Marion, IL
Amount: An amount not to exceed $1,500,000
An estimated start date of 8/1/2018 through 7/31/2023
Potential Future Renewals:
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Constance Ratliff.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, May 3, 2018
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Tuesday May 22, 2018:
Procurement, Disbursements & Contract Services
1135 Old Main
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099
The Board of Trustees of Eastern Illinois University is seeking proposals from qualified vendors for packaged beverages, beverage vending and beverage dispensing services for the campus. Questions are due no later than 5/11/18. Sealed proposals are due no later than 5/22/18 at 2:00pm. (It is the sole responsibility of the vendor to ensure successful delivery of sealed proposals)There is an optional pre bid conference call on 5/8/18 at 10:00am CST. Please see the RFP for additional conference call information.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Constance Ratliff
Submit 8 copies of the response as defined in the specifications. The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof. Vendor may expect payment thirty to sixty days after receipt of invoice, unless otherwise stated in the bid documents. This procurement may be contingent on Board of Trustees approval. Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable. There is no BEP goal for this procurement. The contract(s) for this solicitation could exceed $50,000 annually.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.