After delays, GSA awards 3 commercial e-marketplace pilots
Amazon Business, Fisher Scientific and Overstock.com received contracts, and will begin work in about 30 days.
Overstock.com withdraws protest of GSA’s commercial e-marketplace solicitation
The agency was allowed to continue evaluating proposals but couldn't issue pilot awards while the protest was in effect.
Overstock.com protest could delay GSA commercial e-marketplace pilots until April or beyond
The internet retailer has taken issue with ambiguous terms that restrict competition, since the agency revised its solicitation in January.
How online marketplaces can solve for compliance and transparency issues in government procurement
Op-Ed: Former U.S. Chief Acquisition Officer Anne Rung believes that bringing the simplicity of the consumer online buying experience to government customers will improve transparency and compliance.