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Doing Business with the U.S. Postal Service

VA Direct Access Program - United States Postal Service Virtual Business Opportunity Session

Registration is now closed.

United States Postal Service, Navigating the market place

Date: April 27, 2021

Time: 1:30PM EST

Virtual Format: Powered by Cisco Webex, with video and audio capabilities.

US Postal Service, Office of Supply Management/Supplier Diversity in collaboration with the Direct Access Program, will host a virtual business opportunity session to assist potential suppliers with navigating the postal market place.

Targeted Industry:

322230 Paper Products

323111 Printing

541614 Consulting

Socio-economic classifications that are relevant to the opportunity

and/or targeted industry

  • Service disabled Veteran Owned Business
  • Veteran Owned Business
  • 8(a)
  • Small Disadvantaged Business
  • Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB)
  • Historically Underutilized Business Zones
  • (HUBZones)

Please use the link below to view additional details relevant to the opportunity or

procurement prospect. (i.e. Minimal Technical Requirements MTRs, bonding requirements, years of past performance).

Registration will close on Friday, April 23, 2021.


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