A framework contract, a framework purchase agreement or a call[1] is an order placed by a customer with their supplier to authorize multiple delivery dates over a period of time, often negotiated to use pre-defined prices. It is generally used when there are recurring needs for consumer goods. Frame orders are often used when a customer buys large quantities and has received special discounts. On the basis of the framework order, “blanket releases” and billing positions can be determined as required, until the contract is completed, the end of the contract period is reached, or until a given order value is reached. [2] A Framework Order (BPO) is a long-term agreement that contains a description of the necessary items, the unit price and the contractual provisions. Although only one frame command number has been set up only once, it can authorize multiple permissions at different times for a specified period of time. A “release” occurs each time an amount of frame order is filled and billed. Realistically, at the end of the framework contract, the buyer would not buy at the expected amount agreed in the contract, say 80% of the request sent to the supplier. The buyer will also allow the supplier to sell the products in the contract in order to reduce the quantity. The supplier must also speak and inform the buyer of the quantities of the goods so that the buyer can know the status of the warehouse. Before the buyer hands over the order to the supplier, the buyer must first ask the supplier for the availability of the warehouse in order to avoid the problem of stock availability.

A flat-rate ordering system offers seven important advantages: [1] The U.S. FEDERAL Acquisition Regulation uses the term “Blanket Purchase Agreements” or BPAs. [4] The framework contract calculates the delay in delivery if the supplier has not been able to deliver the products in the contract on time. In any event, since the supplier has already retained the stock for the first year or the agreed period, if the buyer has not been able to comply with the contractual terms, such as.B. “80% of the forecast quantity must be purchased within one year”, the contract may be renewed, or the late fees can no longer be , or no other fees charged by the buyer.