Bundled Services

A Framework for Cutting Costs, Improving Performance, and Supporting Small Businesses

by Laura H. Baldwin, Frank Camm, Nancy Young Moore

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This research brief describes work documented in Federal Contract Bundling: A Framework for Making and Justifying Decisions for Purchased Services (MR-1224-AF).

Excerpt: Bundling is a fast-growing trend in the commercial sector. The term is applied when services previously purchased separately are consolidated and purchased together from the same provider — e.g., janitorial and building maintenance.

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