University of Illinois Springfield
Request for Proposal: Athletic Team Apparel/Footwear Sponsorship Package
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
Vendor: BSN Sports LLC, Dallas, TX
Amount: An estimated $600,000
An estimated start date of 4/1/2018 through 6/30/2021
Potential Future Renewals:
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Section 1.5 of the RFP has been updated to show the conference call will be held Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 10:00am.
First published Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Thursday February 15, 2018:
One University Plaza
Springfield, IL 62703-5407
The University of Illinois Springfield Department of Athletics is seeking proposals from qualified firms which will result in an agreement naming the proposer the exclusive provider of University athletic uniforms, apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories for all of its current athletic programs and any athletic programs that may emerge during the term of the contract.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Scott Kinsell
Submit 6 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. Proposal documents may be obtained by contacting the Purchasing Office. Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable. There is a BEP goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details. 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.