Through MITN, we can bridge the gap between our purchasing department and the suppliers we want to be doing business with.
Lansing, MI (PRWEB) December 18, 2014
Michigan Municipal Services Authority announced today that it has joined MITN, an online procurement group that provides vendors with an easier and more economical way to access and compete for local government bids.
MITN connects 1558 departments from 141 local government agencies and provides a bid notification system that gives vendors instant access to Bids, RFP's, Quotes and Amendments online. Michigan Municipal Services Authority joined MITN on 12/18/2014, providing its vendors with convenient access to bid information for Michigan Municipal Services Authority and all other participating agencies on the system.
The online purchasing group is part of a nation-wide e-procurement solution powered by BidNet. BidNet’s e-procurement solution manages 15 government purchasing groups throughout the country providing over 1,000 counties, municipalities, school districts and other purchasing professionals a purchasing and vendor management solution.
“Through MITN, we can bridge the gap between our purchasing department and the suppliers we want to be doing business with,” said Robert Bruner, Chief Executive Officer of Michigan Municipal Services Authority. “It’s a successful solution, offering vendors a centralized location to view bid opportunities on an easy-to-use, web-based platform.”
Michigan Municipal Services Authority invites all local vendors to receive access to its upcoming solicitations by joining the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network (MITN). Vendor benefits of registering on http://www.MITN.info include:
- 24-hour access to local government opportunities
- Notification customized to the vendors’ products or services provided
- Reliable and timely delivery of notifications, addendums and documents
- Advanced notification of Term-Contracts
- E-Bid and E-Quote Submission
About Michigan Municipal Services Authority: The (MMSA) is a public-private partnership created to deliver shared services and functions to local units of government throughout the state of Michigan. Our Mission is To deliver high quality shared services and functions to participating cities, villages, townships, counties, and districts, providing them with innovative solutions to collaborate, lower costs and enhance services to their citizens.
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 over 9,000 departments across the country supplier management, document distribution and audit and control tools. More information is available at http://www.SourceSuite.com.