“The General Services Administration’s plans to move ahead with an e-commerce portal pilot are mostly encouraging, analysts say.”
“GSA issued its blueprint to Congress detailing plans for setting up a multi-supplier electronic marketplace pilot by the end of 2019 and included the supporting research that guided its decisions.”
“The report also included the recommendation that the micro-purchase threshold — the maximum that can be spent on the platform without going to a competitive procurement — be raised to $25,000 for agencies that use the pilot. GSA also wants five years to run…” Read the full article here.
Source: Procurement gurus mostly pleased with GSA’s e-commerce plans – By Mark Rockwell, May 9, 2019. FCW.