TITLE

SEEKING BEST PRICING: New BOP official is 'on the hunt'

PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
FoodService Director;9/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the efforts of Philip Bradshaw, national food service program coordinator for the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons, on seeking buying opportunities for prison facilities. Objectives of Bradshaw; Actions taken by Bradshaw to facilitate group buying; Results of a transaction of Bradshaw with the U.S. Department of Agriculture on locating excess commodities for the Bureau of Prisons.
ACCESSION #
10967591

 

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