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Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 193

“The bidder should be able to provide proof of its ability to furnish an entire education institution with furnishings.” Not a bad request as such. Unless no indication is given of what would be accepted as proof of this ability. And that is exactly what was missing!

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Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 192

“The bidder declares that it did not enter any documents which contain significantly false information, contain false statements or declarations or are otherwise not truthful.” No (false) comment…

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Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 191

“We are unable to indicate the volume of this tender. The volume will be dependent on internal projects and will differ significantly each year.” So what will you base your price on?

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Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 190

“The framework agreement will be concluded with three suppliers for a period of six years. Because the furniture will not be depreciated in four years, it has been decided to add an option to extend with a...

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Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 189

“The purpose of the RFP is to conclude a preferred supplier agreement with one or both organisations who have decided to join forces for the purpose of this RFP.” “The agreement will be a for a period...

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Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 188

“Our new working environment will be based on the principles of New Ways of Working (NWoW).” However, the documentation mentioned a volume of 685 workstations and 700 task chairs for 695 employees. So it looks like all...

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Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 187

“The bidder has to prove that it has the knowledge and experience to deliver at least 200 different pieces of furniture to a government institution similar to the Central Bank with at least 1,000 employees.” What would...

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Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 186

“The purpose of the RFP is to select one vendor for a framework agreement with a term of 10 years. The agreement will be concluded for an initial period of 2 years, with 4 times the option...

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Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 185

“We are seeking a Vendor for a 3-year term, to supply and install office furnishings as required, that match the existing Teknion Workstation system and Global chairs, and to maintain existing Teknion Workstations by executing moves, supplying...

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Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

BIDS FROM HELL | 184

“Please send us your response documents a.s.a.p., with the emphasis on s.” Maybe funny but not very respectful, not even towards your own tender effort.

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