May 4, 2020
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
The DeSoto County School District will receive bids for Cleaning & Paper Supplies for the 2020/2021 school year in the following manner: Bid# 290-CPS-DCS-21
Un-priced bid proposals will be accepted until 9:00 am CST on Thursday, May 28, 2020, in sealed envelopes at the DeSoto County Schools Central Services Office, Purchasing Department, 5 East South Street, Hernando, MS, or by electronic bid submission. Submissions will be evaluated and vendors submitting acceptable offers will be invited to submit priced bids. Electronic bids and/or reverse auction bids can be submitted at www.centralbidding.com. For any questions relating to the electronic bidding process, please contact Central Bidding at 225-810-4814.
Bidding will be held by electronic reverse auction on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 9:00 am CST.
Specifications are on file at the office of the Superintendent. To receive a copy of the specifications please contact the Purchasing Department by email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Specifications may also be downloaded at www.centralbidding.com, for a fee. All bids must comply with the specifications provided. The DeSoto County School District reserves the right to amend the specifications, as necessary, and agrees to notify all having requested bid packets.
The contract will be awarded by line item to the lowest responsible bidders. The DeSoto County School District reserves the right to waive any informalities and to reject any or all bids.
/s/ Cory Uselton Superintendent of Education
To be published: May 7, 2020
May 14, 2020
REVERSE AUCTION BIDDING:
• The real-time bidding interface will appear below at the start date and time set by the owner. If you are viewing this page before the set start time of the reverse auction, you may need to refresh the page in your web browser in order to see the real-time bidding interface below.
• The Central Bidding time listed for this Reverse Auction is the official time for the placement of bids. All bidders acknowledge that this Reverse Auction is conducted electronically and relies on hardware, software, internal and external network speeds, as well as other variables that are outside of the control of Central Bidding. Central Bidding does not suggest waiting until the final seconds to place your Reverse Auction Bid. Vendors are solely responsible for the placement of timely bids.
• For questions regarding automatic extensions of the Reverse Auction time and other Reverse Auction technical information, please refer to the Anti-Bid Sniping section on the Reverse Auction FAQ page.
• When entering a bid amount, you may ONLY enter numbers (and one decimal point if necessary). You MAY NOT enter a dollar sign or comma with your bid amount.