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Contractor: Hardies Fruit and Vegetable Company LP
Department: Defense Commissary Agency
Hardies Fruit and Vegetable Co., LP, is being awarded an indefinite-delivery, requirements type contract on March 15 to provide fresh fruits and vegetables (FF&V) for resale at 33 commissary store locations in the Defense Commissary Agency’s West Region, considered Area 2 Groups 1 and 2. The estimated award amount is $43,651,781.72. Contractor will deliver FF&V to the store locations as needed. The contract is for a two-year base period beginning May 1, 2011, through April 30, 2013. Three one-year option periods are available. If all option periods are exercised, the contract will be completed April 30, 2016. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Sixty-four firms were solicited and four offerors submitted proposals. The Defense Commissary Agency, Resale Contracting Division, Produce Support Branch, Fort Lee, Va., is the contracting activity (HDEC02-11-D-0010).
Total Contract Value: $43,651,781