SOURCE: BidNet | SourceSuite

January 28, 2016 09:05 ET

City of Pascagoula Joins Online Bid Solution

CITY OF PASCAGOULA, MS--(Marketwired - January 28, 2016) - The City of Pascagoula joined BidNet's e-sourcing solution, SourceSuite, in early January 2016 as an effort to save time, automate processes, increase competition and achieve cost savings over the traditional paper-based purchasing methods.

The City of Pascagoula looks forward to offering its vendors convenient and centralized online access to upcoming bid opportunities and encourages all potential vendors to register on the system. Any company interested in doing business with the City of Pascagoula, as well as other participating public agencies, should visit CityofPascagoula.com. Potential vendors can also register for open bids directly at Bids.SourceSuite.com.

"SourceSuite will help to improve our efficiency. In addition to automation and subsequent time savings, our valued vendors will now have central online access to not only our open bids, but those from other public agencies in Mississippi," stated Robin Wood, Purchasing Agent for the City of Pascagoula. "We are preparing to make the shift entirely from manual bid submission and we will be allowing both paper and electronic submission methods."

SourceSuite helps The City of Pascagoula and other local Mississippi government agencies and their vendors to minimize costs and time delays associated with public procurement. Other local Mississippi government agencies and non-profits looking to make the switch from a manual bid process, and join a community of like-minded purchasing professionals in the area, can contact the BidNet Buyer Support Team for a demonstration of the no-cost sourcing solution at 1-800-835-4603 option 3.

About the City of Pascagoula:
The City of Pascagoula, Mississippi's Flagship City, is located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. It is 15.38 square miles in size and is bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the south and the Pascagoula River, the last free-flowing river in the United States. With a population of over 22,000 people, Pascagoula is home to two of Mississippi's largest employers, Huntington-Ingalls Shipbuilding and the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!

About BidNet's E-Sourcing Solution
BidNet's e-Sourcing solution provides over 1,100 local government agencies and over 9,000 departments with supplier management, document distribution, and audit control tools. With years of input from procurement professionals, BidNet specifically developed over 15 regional purchasing groups to fill the need for a robust bid and supplier management solution for local government agencies across the country. To learn more about the features and modules available to government agencies, please visit www.SourceSuite.com.

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