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Program/Jacket Number: 424175
Title: Small Blue Book
Bid Opening Date: February 7, 2023
Contract Type: One-Time Bid
Scope: Specifications cover the production of 50,000 Case-Bound Books, Die(s) Required. Size: Text Pages: 5-1/4 x 8”. Case Bound Cover: Approximately 5-1/2 x 8-1/4”. Bind on the 8-1/4” dimension. Pages: 192 Pages, Blank Endleaves, and Separate Casebound Cover. Stamping/Printing: Stamp Cover 1 and Cover 4 in a Matte Navy Blue foil (close match to Pantone 296). Text pages print head to head (face and back) with rules in black ink screened back to appear gray, bleeds left and right. Cover Cloth: Arrestox-B Sky Blue Text Paper: 70# uncoated text Proofs: Preproduction proofs required. Packing/Delivery: Shrink wrap in 5's, delivery to 22153.
Quantity: 50,000
Ship/Deliver Date: April 21, 2023
GPO Office: Washington, DC
Files: 424175A2, 424175A1, 424175

Program/Jacket Number: 740-491
Title: Jacket 740-491: 2023/24 Desktop Calendar
Bid Opening Date: February 7, 2023
Contract Type: One-Time Bid
Scope: Request is for 100,000 desktop day planner pads. ** FIRM--NO OVERS OR UNDERS. This is a Level I procurement for dated material; delivery schedule is critical and non-negotiable. Two Prior to production samples are required. Prints face only in 4-color process plus spot varnish. Contractor must block out calendar area. A spot varnish required over all full color illustrations and color builds. All colors must print in one pass. CONSTRUCTION: Perforate all Day Planner Sheets across entire 21-3/4” dimension below the tape. LITHO PERFORATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Collate two top sheets, twelve Day Planner Sheets July 2023 thru June 2024, one back sheet, and 22 pt. thick chipboard backing in sequence. Top stitch in four places along the top dimension. Pad top edge with black book cloth and chipboard backing (22 pt. thick). Black tape bind on the top dimension. Shrinkwrap in 25s. Inside delivery to Austell, GA must be made by March 15, 2023 by 2pm local time. Delivery Date is non-negotiable.
Quantity: 100,000
Ship/Deliver Date: March 15, 2023
GPO Office: Northeast Team
Files: 740491a1, 740491

Program/Jacket Number: 4970-S
Title: IRS training materials, Rapid Turn-Around
Bid Opening Date: February 15, 2023
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications cover the reproduction (copying or digital printing) of various loose-leaf books and tabs. Operations include download of government furnished digital print files, collation including tab divider when required, and binding using such operations as slip sheeting, stapling, tape binding, comb binding, shrink film wrapping, cutting, drilling, labeling, packing, and shipping.
GPO Office: Southwest Team
Files: 4970S

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