Vendors

Browse and research Vendors to learn about your competition and identify possible partnerships

GovTribe maintains an extensive, up-to-date database of all Vendors that have registered to business with the federal government, allowing you to research competition and identify possible partnerships.

Vendors Search Page

To access the Vendors Search page:

Step 1. Go to: Main Menu >> Participants >> Vendors. (Take me there)

The Vendors Search Page will be displayed, which allows you to view and access Federal People associated with contracts and grants on GovTribe.

Please refer to Search 101 for details on how to use this page to search for awards.

The following image describes this page and its features and functionality.

See Feature Your Vendor Profile for more information on the Claim Vendor button.

Federal Vendors Reports Tab

The Federal Vendors Reports Tab displays a bar graph representing the number of Vendor Registrations that have been registered within the selected timeframe. Registration types are represented by different colors, as shown in the legend underneath the graph .

If no search criteria or filters have been defined, the bar graph will include ALL Vendors; otherwise, it will only reflect the Vendor(s) returned by your search and filter criteria.

By default, the timeframe is one year past “today”, grouped by Quarter. You can change the timeframe by selecting any dates in the two date fields, and change how the information is grouped using the drop-down provided.

Hover over any bar section to view details.

Vendor Detail Page

To access the Vendor Detail page:

Step 1. Go to: Main Menu >> Participants >> Vendors. (Take me there)

Step 2. Search for the desired Vendor, then click on the Name of the vendor listed (or the View button).

You can also access a Vendor’s detail page by clicking on any Vendor link throughout GovTribe.

The Vendor Detail Page will be displayed.

See Feature Your Vendor Profile for more information on the Claim Vendor button.

Reports Section

At the top of the Vendor Detail Page, the Reports section is active and displayed at the top of the page, with the Funding tab selected by default. Click each tab in the Reports section to view a different report for this Agency.

For details on each report in this section, refer to the following documents found in the Reports on Detail Pages section of this User Guide:

Funding Analysis Section

This section provides useful information about the Vendor’s funding history, starting at the highest contracting level and allowing you to drill down to the lowest.

For details on how to interpret the data and graphs in this section, refer to Detail Pages - Funding Analysis Section in the Reports on Detail Pages section of this User Guide.

Details Section

This section displays useful information about the Vendor, including a link to their website (if listed), contact information (useful for partnering opportunities), Category info, and more.

SBA Certified Business Types include 8a and HUBZone, and if applicable will display the expiration date, as shown below:

Primes Section

This section lists Prime contractors that use this Vendor as a subcontractor, along with access to the Contracts and Grants for each Prime contractor.

Subs Section

This section lists Subcontractors for which this Vendor was the Prime, along with access to the Contracts and Grants for each Subcontractor.

Federal Contract Vehicles Section

This section displays a list of all Federal Contract Vehicles that have been awarded to this Vendor.

Federal Contract IDVs Section

This section displays a list of all Federal Contract IDVs that have been awarded to this Vendor.

Federal Contract Awards Section

This section displays a list of all Federal Contracts that have been awarded to this Vendor.

Federal Grant Awards Section

This section displays a list of all Federal Grants that have been awarded to this Vendor.