89--Halal/Kosher


Subject: 89--Halal/Kosher
Solicitation Number: 15B10721Q00000022
Notice Type: SOLICIT
NAICS: 311999
Notice Published: 06-10-21
Response Due: 06-16-21

Agency: Department of Justice
Office: FEDERAL PRISON SYSTEM / BUREAU OF PRISONS
Contact: Name: Marketplace Support, Title: Marketplace Support, Phone: 1.877.933.3243, Fax: 703.422.7822, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Office Address: CUMBERLAND, MD 21502
Place of Performance: FCI Cumberland 14601 Burbridge Road SE, Cumberland, MD 21502

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        06-02-21 SOLICIT


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AMENDMENT NOTICE: This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. The solicitation number is 15B10721Q00000022 and is issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ), unless otherwise indicated herein. The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2021- 05. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 311999 with a small business size standard of 500.00 employees. This requirement is unrestricted and only qualified offerors may submit bids. The solicitation pricing on www.UnisonMarketplace.com will start on the date this solicitation is posted, and, unless otherwise displayed at www.UnisonMarketplace.com, will end on: 2021-06-16 12:00:00.0 Eastern Time. This time supersedes the Offers Due Time listed above. FOB Destination shall be Cumberland, MD 21502 The FCI CUMBERLAND FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION requires the following items, Meet or Exceed, to the following: LI 001: Kosher Fruit Flavored Drink Powder, Individual Serving Packet, Each Packets Makes 1 - 8 Ounce Serving When Reconstituted. 1000 per case. Certified Kosher Parve. 100 Cases., 100, CS; LI 002: Kosher Coffee, Instant, Individual Serving Packet, Each Packets Makes 1 - 8 Ounce Serving When Reconstituted. 1000 count cases. Certified Kosher. *Each individual package must be marked with the kosher certification hechsher. 50 Cases., 50, CS; LI 003: Kosher Mustard, Prepared, Yellow (Salad Style), Individual Packet. EACH. 4.5 Gram - 9 Gram Packet, Certified Kosher Parve, CID A-A20036C, Type I.*Each individual package must be marked with the kosher certification hechsher. Specify packet size on bid. 2000 count cases. 25 Cases., 25, CS; LI 004: Kosher Vegetable Juice, 5 to 7 ounce Sealed Pouch or Can. Certified Kosher Parve. Can must have easy open top. 48 count cases.Juice must be tomato based with at least five additional vegetable products in the juice. *Each individual package must be marked with the kosher certification hechsher.50 Cases., 50, CS; LI 005: Certified Halal - 7 Ounce Cheese Omelet Meal consisting of: 3 ounce-weight Plain Egg Omelet, 1 ounce cheese, 3 ounce Potatoes. 240 Each, 240, EA; LI 006: Certified Halal Meat - 20 Ounce Chicken Cacciatore Meal consisting of Chicken Cacciatore made from 4 ounce-weight Breaded Chicken Nuggets made from chunked and formed white meat, (not from mechanically de-boned meat) Breaded (Combined breading and added ingredients may not exceed 35% including no more than 5% soy used as a stabilizer), 4 ounce-weight Tomato Sauce, 4 ounce-weight Diced Tomatoes, 1/2 ounce-weight Mushrooms, 1/2 ounce-weight diced Onion, Garlic, spices and vegetable oil, 3 ounce-weight Pasta Macaroni, 4 ounce-weight Sliced or Diced Carrots. 240 Each., 240, EA; LI 007: Certified Halal Meat - 20 Ounce Chicken Chow Mein Meal consisting of Chicken Chow Mein entree made from, 4 ounce-weight Breaded Chicken Nuggets made from chunked and formed white meat (not from mechanically de-boned meat) Breaded (Combined breading and added ingredients may not exceed 35% including no more than 5% soy used as a stabilizer), 6 ounce-weight Gravy thickened w/corn starch, 1 ounce-weight Celery, Bell Pepper and Onion, 2 ounce-weight Green Beans, 3.5 ounce-weight White Rice, 3.5 ounce-weight Sweet Peas and Carrots. 240 Each., 240, EA; LI 008: Certified Halal Meat - 16 ounce Chicken Wing Meal consisting of 5 ounce-weight Bone-in Chicken Wings, 2 ounce-weight BBQSauce, 5 ounce-weight Mashed Potatoes, 4 ounce-weight Mixed Vegetables. 480 Each., 480, EA; LI 009: Certified Halal Meat - 15 Ounce Hawaiian Meatballs Meal consisting of 4 ounce-weight Cooked Beef Meatballs (made with ground beef with not more than: 20% fat; 20% added ingredients), 2 ounce-weight Sweet Hawaiian Sauce, 5 ounce-weight Cooked White Rice, 4 ounce-weight Green Beans. 240 Each., 240, EA; LI 010: Certified Halal Meat - 20 Ounce Spaghetti and Meatballs Meal consisting of 4 ounce-weight cooked Beef Meatballs (made with ground beef with not more than: 20% fat; 20% added ingredients ;)5 ounce-weight Spaghetti Pasta, 3 ounce-weight Tomato Sauce, 8 ounce-weight Sweet Peas- finished product of the Meatball may not contain more than 3.5% of a non-dairy/non-meat binders and extenders or 2% isolated soy protein may be used, but must be shown in the ingredients statement on the product's label by its common name. 480 Each., 480, EA; LI 011: Certified Halal - 7 Ounce Spanish Omelet Meal consisting of 3 ounce-weight Plain Egg Omelet, 1 ounce Spanish Sauce, 3 ounce Potatoes. 360 Each., 360, EA; LI 012: Certified Halal Meat - 16 Ounce Turkey Cutlet Meal consisting of:- 4 ounce-weight Turkey Cutlet made from chunked and formed white meat (not from mechanically de-boned meat), Breaded (Combined breading and added ingredients may not exceed 35% including no more than 5% soy used as a stabilizer) , 2 ounce-weight Gravy, 6 ounce-weight Mashed Potatoes, 4 ounce-weight Mixed Vegetables. 240 Each., 240, EA; LI 013: Kosher Meat - 20 Ounce Chicken Cacciatore Meal consisting of Chicken Cacciatore made from 4 ounce-weight Breaded Chicken Nuggets made from chunked and formed white meat, (not from mechanically de-boned meat) Breaded (Combined breading and added ingredients may not exceed 35% including no more than 5% soy used as a stabilizer), 4 ounce-weight Tomato Sauce, 4 ounce-weight Diced Tomatoes, 1/2 ounce-weight Mushrooms, 1/2 ounce-weight diced Onion, Garlic, spices and vegetable oil, 3 ounce-weight Pasta Macaroni, 4 ounce-weight Sliced or Diced Carrots. 120 Each., 120, EA; LI 014: Kosher Meat - 20 Ounce Chicken Chow Mein Meal consisting of:Chicken Chow Mein entree made from 4 ounce-weight Breaded Chicken Nuggets made from chunked and formed white meat (not from mechanically de-boned meat) Breaded (Combined breading and added ingredients may not exceed 35% including no more than 5% soy used as a stabilizer), 6 ounce-weight Gravy thickened w/corn starch, 1 ounce-weight Celery, Bell Pepper and Onion, 2 ounce-weight Green Beans, 3.5 ounce-weight White Rice, 3.5 ounce-weight Sweet Peas and Carrots. 144 Each., 144, EA; LI 015: Kosher Meat - 16 ounce Chicken Wing Meal consisting of 5 ounce weight, Bone-in Chicken Wings, 2 ounce weight, BBQ Sauce, 5 ounce weight Mashed Potato, 4 ounce weight Mixed Vegetables. 240 Each., 240, EA; LI 016: Kosher Parve - 14 ounce Fish Fillet Meal consisting of 4 ounce-weight Fish Fillet cut from solid muscle fillet block flounder, cod, tilapia: or other white fish flesh fillet (not Breaded)2 ounce-weight Tomato Sauce, 4 ounce-weight White Rice, 4 ounce-weight Mature Lima Beans. 240 Each., 240, EA; LI 017: Kosher Meat - 15 Ounce Hawaiian Meatballs with Rice Meal consisting of 4oz Weight Cooked Beef Meatballs (made with ground beef with not more than 20% fat; 20% added ingredients)2ox Weight Sweet Hawaiian Sauce, 5oz Weight Cooked White Rice , 4oz Weight Green Beans. 120 Each., 120, EA; LI 018: Kosher Parve - 16 Ounce Pasta with Vegetable Protein Meat Sauce Meal consisting of Vegetable Protein Meat Sauce made from 0.5 ounce weight Mushrooms,6.5 ounce weight, Pre-Flavored Textured Soy Protein. Pre-flavored to mimic Beef and Italian Sausage. Product to be Vegan. 5 ounce-weight Cooked Elbow Pasta, 4 ounce-weight Green Beans. 240 Each, 240, EA; LI 019: Kosher Dairy - 16 Ounce Vegetable Protein Lasagna Meal consisting of Vegetable Protein Meat Sauce made from 0.5 ounce weight Mushrooms, 6.5 ounce weight Pre-Flavored Textured Soy Protein. Pre-flavored to mimic Beef and Italian Sausage. Product to be Vegan. 5 ounce-weight Cooked Ricotta Cheese Roll-up, 4 ounce-weight Green Beans. 240 Each., 240, EA; LI 020: Kosher Dairy - 7 Ounce Spanish Omelet Meal consisting of 3 ounce-weight Plain Egg Omelet, 1 ounce Spanish Sauce, 3 ounce Potatoes. 144 Each., 144, EA; LI 021: Kosher Meat - 16 Ounce Turkey Cutlet Meal consisting of 4 ounce-weight Turkey Cutlet made from chunked and formed white meat (not from mechanically de-boned meat), Breaded (Combined breading and added ingredients may not exceed 35% including no more than 5% soy used as a stabilizer), 2 ounce-weight Gravy, 6 ounce-weight Mashed Potatoes, 4 ounce-weight Mixed Vegetables. 144 Each., 144, EA; LI 022: Kosher Jelly, Fruit, Standardized, Variety, Apple, Apricot, Cherry, Grape, Orange, Peach, Raspberry or Strawberry. Regular or reduced sugar, or sugar free, U.S. Grade A or equivalent. (CID A-A-20078C), kind A ,B, F, M, R, S, Y, or AA, Style 1 or 2. Finished product quality a or b. 10 gram individual portion. 200 per case. Specify case count on bid. Total amount may be adjusted to the next highest case count. *Each individual package must be marked with the kosher certification hechsher. 500 Cases., 500, CS; LI 023: Kosher Tuna, Chunk Light in Water, Individual. 4 - 6 ounce each package. EACH. Tuna can be a product of the U.S. or other foreign country that meets the requirements of 21CFR123.12. Product may contain soy and/or vegetable broth. *Each individual package must be marked with the kosher certification hechsher. Total amount may be adjusted to the next highest case count. 600 Each., 600, EA; Solicitation and Buy Attachments ***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at www.UnisonMarketplace.com. Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.*** For this solicitation, FCI CUMBERLAND FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, Unison, Inc. Unison Marketplace has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. An Offeror may submit a series of pricing bids, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. FCI CUMBERLAND FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION is taking this action in an effort to improve both vendor access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, competed, real-time bids. All responsible Offerors that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their bid using the online exchange located at www.UnisonMarketplace.com. There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a bid on www.UnisonMarketplace.com. Offerors that are not currently registered to use www.UnisonMarketplace.com should proceed to www.UnisonMarketplace.com to complete their free registration. Offerors that require special considerations or assistance may contact Marketplace Support at 1.877.933.3243 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Offerors may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on www.UnisonMarketplace.com by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith bids, to use decoys in the www.UnisonMarketplace.com process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive www.UnisonMarketplace.com process. Should offerors require additional clarification, notify the point of contact or Marketplace Support at 1.877.933.3243 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. of Unison Marketplace: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through Unison Marketplace in compliance with the Unison Marketplace Terms of Use. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive. As defined in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 2.101, the terms offer and offeror refer to a response to a solicitation that, if accepted, would bind the submitter to perform the resultant contract. The terms bid and bidder refer to an offer submitted in response to an Invitation for Bid (IFB). The term proposal refers to an offer submitted in response to a Request for Proposal (RFP). The terms quotation, quote, and quoter refer to a non-binding submission in response to a Request for Quotation (RFQ) which is not an offer. Unless the Buyer indicates otherwise within a particular line item description, each Seller shall include in its online Bid/Proposal/Quotation individual pricing for all required line items in order to be considered for award (i.e., Do not use the ?Included in another line item? function when pricing each line item). If a line item cannot be separately priced, you must notify the buyer through the FedBid ?Submit a Question? feature regarding which line item(s) should be included in which other line item(s) and request reposting. Failure to comply with this term may result in the Bid/Proposal/Quotation being determined to be unacceptable. New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty. Bid/Offer MUST be good for 60 calendar days after close of Buy, unless otherwise indicated. Shipping must be free on board (FOB) destination CONUS (Continental U.S.), which means that the seller must deliver the goods on its conveyance at the destination specified by the buyer, and the seller is responsible for the cost of shipping and risk of loss prior to actual delivery at the specified destination. This solicitation requires registration with the System for Award Management (SAM) at the time an offer or quotation is submitted, excluding the exceptions outlined in FAR 4.1102(a). Registration information can be found at www.sam.gov. No partial shipments are permitted unless specifically authorized at the time of award. Q&A -Please submit all questions by using the 'Submit a Question' button. This buy will then be reposted with Q&A based on the questions that come in (if applicable). The Contracting Officer will indicate elsewhere in this Buy as to whether responses will be evaluated for award based either upon (a) price and pricing factors only (Bids/Quotes) or (b) price and other factors (Proposals/Quotes). All Bids/Proposals/Quotations must conform to the listed specifications or the Statement of Work. If award criteria are based upon (b) price and other factors, the Contracting Officer shall clearly indicate the criteria to be applied elsewhere in this Buy. In addition to providing pricing at www.FedBid.com for this solicitation, each Bidder/Offeror/Quoter must provide any required, NON-PRICING responses (e.g. technical proposal, representations and certifications, etc.) so that they are received no later than the closing date and time for this Buy. Submissions can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For Exact Match Only Commodity Buys- NO SUBSTITUTIONS, EXACT MATCH ONLY. The Bidder/Offeror/Quoter may not substitute any item/service listed on this order without prior written approval from the BOP Contracting Officer. No other individual is authorized, either verbally or in writing to change part numbers, manufacturer, quantity, delivery dates, or any other specifications of this Buy. Items/services that do not conform to descriptions and part numbers found in this Buy will be rejected at the time of delivery causing a return at the contractor's expense. For all buys other than Exact Match Sellers MUST document what they are bidding for evaluation for award. Sellers must include, extended specs and/or manufacturer name and part numbers (if applicable). Failure to do this may result in non-consideration of the Bid/Proposal/Quotation. This information is REQUIRED in order for a sellers Bid/Proposal/Quotation to be evaluated for award. FAR 52.211-6.