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Ariba Commerce Network

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by wewille, Mar 30, 2013.

  1. wewille

    wewille Senior Member
    Messages: 311

    Anybody working with Ariba? How does it work and do you have any good or bad experiences?
  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Just like every other one. I think they do reverse bidding though.So you better be good at the limbo!
  3. wewille

    wewille Senior Member
    Messages: 311

    Ok, I didn't realize they worked like that. I have done very little research on them. I intend to do more digging Monday when I get back to the office. However, I was under the impression they"pre approved" vendors/service providers for their clients. Grandview as always I do appreciate your input!
  4. hoskm01

    hoskm01 Senior Member
    from AZ
    Messages: 475

    They are simply a procurement/work order management system. They (your) potential customer has to choose to use them as such a tool. There are multiple ways they run pricing and procurement exercises and reverse auctions are one of them. Good luck!