NETCO will be receiving sealed bids for USDA Commodity Processing and Commercial Equivalents for the period of July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 with a provision to renew the contract for the 2020-21 school year. Once produced, the successful vendor will deliver the product to NETCO’s Service Provider, Gordon Food Service, in Douglasville, GA.

Bid proposals are available at the Johnson City Board of Education, Food Service office, 100 East Maple Street, PO Box 1517, Johnson City, TN  37605.  For more information, contact 423-434-5228 or

Bids are to be returned to the above location on or before February 5, 2019 at 4 p.m.  If bids are mailed, they must arrive before the deadline.  Bids received after the deadline will be rejected. Bids will be opened Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.

NETCO reserves the right to reject any or all bids in whole or in part and/or to accept the proposal that is in the best interest of NETCO.




NETCO is a School Food Service Cooperative in Northeast Tennessee. The cooperative is comprised of fourteen individual school systems serving an average of 50,000 students per day with an annual food budget of over six million dollars. NETCO, formed in 1997, includes the school systems of Bristol City,Carter County, Cocke County, Grainger County , Greeneville City, Hamblen County,Hawkins County, Jefferson County, Johnson City,Johnson County Newport City, Rogersville City, Sullivan County and Unicoi County.


100 East Maple Street
P.O. Box 1517
Johnson City, TN 37605
423-434-5272 FAX