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The public procurement team of the future is connected—connected to your colleagues, your vendors, and even your public procurement peers.

That’s why Bonfire Strategic Sourcing Software does more than bring your entire procurement processes online. Bonfire unlocks procurement’s full potential by making it easy for your team and your stakeholders to connect, collaborate, and leverage industry insights (surfaced from Bonfire’s library of 40,000+ projects) to help you work smarter, make decisions faster, and drive outcomes like never before.

Attract the best vendors to bid on every project

Some eSourcing platforms rely on a “vendor-paid” model, which means only vendors who pay a fee can view documents and bid on your projects. In Bonfire, vendors can view detailed information about the open opportunity as well as timelines, dates, Q&A, and any public notices or addendums—all available to the public for free. When the bid closes, Bonfire has the simple built-in tools to quickly rank and award price-only bids. Bonfire makes it easy to review and score larger amounts of RFx information side-by-side so evaluation committees can complete their scoring and get back to their day jobs.

Quickly adopted by procurement and non-procurement users alike

Bonfire’s award-winning client experience is here for your buyers, evaluators, and vendors, and the platform’s easy-to-use tools were designed with both procurement and non-procurement users in mind—ensuring the platform is loved by all. In fact, 71% of Bonfire users login to the Strategic Sourcing Platform at least once a week, and 92% of users would recommend Bonfire to their peers.

“By digitizing not only the responses but how we communicate with our vendor community, it makes a big difference. It improves our process and improves our results.”

CLIFF CHROUST, PROCUREMENT MANAGER,
VENTURA COUNTY

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Support Your Entire Process:

Bring your entire procurement process online from Request Intake to Contract Management.

Enable Collaboration:

Engage all internal stakeholders and vendors with easy-to-use software that allows them to log-in, contribute, communicate, then get back to their day jobs.

Access Peer Data and Templates:

Quickly gain category insight from historic bid and RFP data and templates to give proactive and confident advice to internal clients.

Run Price Bids and Best Value RFPs:

Centralize fast-paced bids or quotes and more collaborative RFx evaluations in one software.

Evaluate Large Amounts of Submission Data:

Purpose-built online evaluation tools that help your stakeholders review complex information side-by-side to confidently add scores and comments.

Manage North American Compliance Regulations:

Support public-sector policies and regulations with options such as conflict-of-interest, sealed bids, public notices, audit reports, and more.

Team-up to Meet the Evolving Needs of Public Procurement:

Contribute product suggestions and share in new functionality that was influenced by you and a community of your procurement peers.

Proactive Support to Maximize Ongoing Success:

Get proactive support and ongoing 1:1 coaching from a team of North American eSourcing experts that will help you apply national best practices at your local level.

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