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Metrc LLC. VA Supply Chain Modernization Virtual Business Engagement

Metrc LLC. 

VA Supply Chain Modernization 

Virtual Business Engagement 


Event Date: Tuesday - August 9, 2022

Event Time: 11:00 am (EST) 

Metrc SCM Presentation.pdf


  • Welcome & Introductions 
  • Presentation 
  • What's Next?
  • Questions & Answers

Metrc LLC., in collaboration with OSDBU’s Direct Access Program (DAP), will host a Virtual Engagement in support of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Supply Chain Modernization effort. 

Metrc LLC.  is seeking small businesses to find options for scaling internal teams through partnering & subcontracting opportunities in support of the previously issued Supply Chain Modernization RFI -  36C10B22Q0379. 

Additionally, Metrc is seeking to discover and research what capabilities exist within the VA small business eco-system.      

Information regarding the RFI can be found via the following links:


36C10X21Q0084MP: | Workspace

36C10X22Q0089: | Workspace

36C10X22Q0102: | Workspace

36C10X22Q0109: | Workspace

36C10X22Q0112: | Workspace


Metrc is seeking businesses that align with the following NAICS and Capabilities:" xmlns=""> 



Computer Systems Design and Related Services


Custom Computer Programming Services


Software Computer Training


Telephone Call Centers


Telemarketing Bureaus and Other Contact Centers


Software Engineering - C# language and the Microsoft .NET, CSS, HTML, JavaScript. SQL Server knowledge and/or database management. Also, preferred experience Service Oriented Architectures and Micro Services

Training - The ability to create training content and media.

Infrastructure – Azure deployments for large data footprints with hundreds of thousands of users.

Preferred experience with NoSQL and Relational SQL data structural architectures.

Preferred experience with Data Science, AI/machine learning, and analytics.


About Metrc LLC. :  

Originally founded as Franwell, Inc. in 1993 in Lakeland, Florida to provide supply chain solutions for highly regulated products such as pharmaceuticals and food, Franwell expanded its capabilities in 2011 to the cannabis industry by designing the first seed-to-sale system in close collaboration with state regulators in Colorado. In 2012 the System went live and - following Colorado’s success – other states like Oregon, Alaska, and Maryland saw the value in seed-to-sale systems and partnered with Franwell. 

Rebranding as Metrc LLC in 2017, Metrc has grown to partner with 22 government agencies for their seed-to-sale tracking system. Within the last 48 months, Metrc has been contracted to implement our System for seven new agency partners and has had contracts renewed with four ongoing agency partners to provide, successfully implement, and maintain a fully operational COTS (commercial off the shelf) solution. 

Since 2011, Our company has grown to over 140 employees and as Metrc has grown there has been a concerted effort made to retain employees while also recruiting top talent from various industries. The result is a team of experts with nearly a century of combined experience in track and-trace systems. At the same time, the team’s experience is diverse, representing public administration, consumer goods, finance, logistics, consulting, information technology, and telecommunications. 

Metrc is a proven and thoroughly tested supply chain visibility tool that has demonstrated the ability to securely deploy nationally and for any industry. The basic constructs apply and are configurable to any supply chain. In the jurisdictions we serve, the Metrc System has over 1,500 regulatory users and over 290,000 licensee users from nearly 40,000 business licenses. Using the System, our public sector clients have recorded just under $40 billion in industry sales and over 5 billion supply chain events. These 5 billion supply chain events include packages, transports, and tests – all traceable through an unimpeachable chain of custody that is at the core of the Metrc System.

If you have questions about the virtual event, please contact the Direct Access Program by e-mail at or by phone at 202-461-4694.


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