GSA issues draft solicitation ahead of awards on new e-commerce portals
The agency wants potential e-commerce platform providers to weigh in on requirements for a five-year proof of concept.
GSA to launch e-commerce marketplace prototype later in 2019
GSA issued its Phase 2 report to Congress on key decisions it's made about the launch of a governmentwide e-commerce marketplace.
GSA details ‘rapid changes’ underway for acquisition
GSA officials outlined plans to streamline internal operations.
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.
Contractors worry e-commerce portals could create ‘parallel compliance’ models
Some contractors worry that GSA's micropurchase plan for its e-commerce portals could create two “parallel” systems of compliance.
Obama acquisition chief: The future of procurement is all about the customer
Anne Rung says the user-focused design the government is pursuing in its procurement and citizen services takes a lot of lessons from the private sector.