Our Mission: The Small Business Office is the engine that drives small business inclusion opportunities by facilitating the building of relationships between our buyers and potential small business suppliers.
What Classifies a Small Business?
- Manufacturers: 500 employees or less*
- Business & Professional Services: $6.5 million sales**
- General & Heavy Construction: $31 million sales**
- Retail Trade: $6.5 million sales**
- Agriculture: $750,000 sales**
- Special Trade: $13 million sales
*Based on average over previous 12 months
**Based on average over previous 3 fiscal year
Source: Small Business Administration
The Small Business Office will pre-screen suppliers to assist the responsible buyers.
All suppliers must meet the Volvo Supplier Requirements.