SOURCE: BidNet | SourceSuite

May 21, 2015 08:00 ET

City of Jackson Becomes 147th Agency to Join the Michigan Inter-Governmental Trade Network

JACKSON, MI--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) - City of Jackson has officially announced its joining the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network, a BidNet e-procurement system that delivers convenient, centralized online access to bid opportunities.

City of Jackson becomes the 147th local government agency to join the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network. Part of the BidNet purchasing groups, MITN connects 1,606 departments from 147 local agencies and provides a bid system for vendors looking to do business with local government. BidNet's e-procurement solution manages 16 government purchasing systems strategically located throughout the United States. The e-procurement solution provides over 1,000 local government agencies with a purchasing and vendor management solution through its online bid systems.

City of Jackson joined the MITN Purchasing Group on May 20, 2015, offering its vendors instant access to RFPs, quotes, addendum and award information. City of Jackson requests all local vendors join to receive access to its bid opportunities and those of the other participating local government agencies on the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network. Vendors who register can receive real-time notification of bids, RFPs, quotes, addenda, awards and advanced notice of term contract expiration. City of Jackson invites all of its vendors to register on the bid system, www.MITN.info, or call live support Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. (EDT).

About Jackson

Located at the intersections of Interstate 94 and US Highway 127, Jackson is a hard-working, vibrant city with the charm and warmth of a quaint town. From the historic downtown to the beautiful acres of open parkland that stretch across the city limits, Jackson earns its recognition as one of Michigan's "Cool Cities," giving these opportunities to its visitors and offering even more to its residents.

Jackson is also great place for businesses to call home. It offers a number of incentives to help businesses succeed and a workforce of highly skilled and productive individuals to assure that success is met.

So whether you've come to know it as the Rose City, home of the Cascade Falls, or birthplace of the Republican Party, Jackson continues to evolve and develop making a new name for itself every day.

The City of Jackson was once named the "Crossroads of Michigan" for its strategic location along some of the state's most well-traveled highways and railways. Today, Jackson is a lot more than just a convenient rest stop for seasoned travelers. With a well-educated workforce and stable business infrastructure, Jackson is one of Michigan's cities that is primed for excellent economic growth.

About BidNet's e-Procurement Solution:

BidNet's e-procurement solution, SourceSuite and its numerous bid systems, provide more than 1,000 government agencies and 9,000 departments across the country supplier management, document distribution and audit and control tools. More information is available at www.SourceSuite.com.

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