Government Contract Services
USDA – U.S Department of Agriculture
Since August 2020, Marvell Foods has been a subcontractor/supplier/distributor providing assorted protein products on behalf of Manufacturers and Distributors of the Farmers to Families Food Box Program. Marvell Foods presently has an application pending as a NEW VENDOR that will allow Marvell Foods to serve as a Primary Supplier working directly with the USDA to bid directly for contracts.
Upon New Vendor Approval, Below are the Services/Contracts Marvell Foods will bid:
Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)
The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) works to improve the health of low-income persons at least 60 years of age by supplementing their diets with nutritious USDA Foods. USDA distributes both food and administrative funds to participating states and Indian Tribal Organizations to operate CSFP. Click here for Fact Sheet
The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)
The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) is a federal program that helps supplement the diets of low-income Americans by providing them with emergency food assistance at no cost. USDA provides 100% American-grown USDA Foods and administrative funds to states to operate TEFAP. Click here for Fact Sheet
USDA Foods in Schools (USDA-FIS)
The USDA Foods in Schools program supports domestic nutrition programs and American agricultural producers through purchases of 100% American-grown and -produced foods for use by schools and institutions participating in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Click here for Fact Sheet
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
SNAP provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget of needy families so they can purchase healthy food and move towards self-sufficiency.
SAM – System for Award Management
The System for Award Management (SAM) is an official website of the U.S. government. You must have an active registration in SAM to do business with the Federal Government. SAM allows Government agencies and contractors to search for your company based on your ability, size, location, experience, ownership, and more. SAM allows users to search for firms certified by the SBA under the 8(a) Development and Hubzone Programs.
Through the Farmers to Families Food Box Program, USDA’s Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS) contracts with farms, farmer associations, and distributors to purchase and distribute food—fresh produce, dairy, and meat—to nonprofit organizations, such as food banks. The FFFB Program aims to support local and regional businesses by purchasing and distributing agricultural products to communities in need. The Program has helped to keep farmers and distributors afloat during the pandemic and has distributed millions of food boxes to help alleviate hunger.
About Marvell Foods
Marvell Foods is a third-generation, family-owned food trading, food brokerage company. With more than thirty years experience, and offices coast to coast, Marvell Foods is also a Certified Government Vendor/Supplier. The company buys, sells, and trades a wide assortment of food products on behalf of some of the country’s largest companies, including Big Box Retailers, Independent Food Operators, and Discount Retailers, among a host of other companies. Marvell Foods supplies foods and food products to the Federal and State Prison System, food banks, commissaries, churches, ministries, and school food programs.
200 NE 2nd Avenue
Delray Beach, Fl 33444