Number of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Vendor: Vermillion Valley Produce, Urbana, IL
Amount: An estimated $3,420,378
An estimated start date of 7/1/2016 through 6/30/2018
Potential Future Renewals:
Bid Total - $1,710,189.00
Award Total - $3,420,378.00
Adjustments were made to original vendor pricing as only one item size should have been priced and vendors pricing only covered a one year term. The lowest priced item of the 2 pack size choices was selected for adjustment to pricing and adjusted bid amount increased to 2 year initial term.
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Stephen Rotello.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.