Public Category Management Dashboards & Analytics

Vendors have a new data source to find out where agencies are spending contract dollars. The General Services Administration makes its governmentwide category management awards exploration tool publicly available. This database lets users find information at the award level such as by contract name and spend under management tier. Previously, GSA made the tool only available to federal employees. The govermentwide category management awards tool is one of eight offered by GSA for vendors and other stakeholders. Check it out at https://d2d.gsa.gov/report/public-category-management-dashboards-analytics

USDA Announces Additional Food Purchase Plans

(Washington, D.C., May 4, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced details of $470 million in Section 32 food purchases to occur in the third quarter of fiscal year 2020, in addition to purchases previously announced, which will enable USDA to purchase surplus food for distribution to communities nationwide.  Learn more at https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USDAAMS/bulletins/289d227  Contact Kim Garber kimg@wispro.org or Steve Makovec stevem@wispro.org /414-270-3600 for assistance.