GEP brings years of experience in managing sourcing activities across hundreds of indirect and direct categories.
Leveraging the powerful, cloud-based RFx /Auction tools of SMART by GEP®, our sourcing teams consistently deliver large gains in hard savings, responsiveness and time, so our clients can tackle more strategic, value-added activities.
GEP successfully manages thousands of sourcing events every year, ranging from the relatively straight-forward to the exhaustively complex, across almost every category. No other provider brings more practical know-how to bear on each and every sourcing engagement.
Sourcing via RFx / Auctions
- Designing RFx by leveraging our vast library of RFP templates for most categories
- Assessing category suitability for auctions
- Developing category-specific auction strategies
- including pre-auction filtering, lotting structures, bidding rules, visibility and extension rules among others
- Auction set-up, training and supplier communication
- Support for suppliers during the event
- Post-auction bid and scenario analysis
Our teams are expert users of all major sourcing platforms, but we also can leverage our own highly versatile, best-in-class sourcing tools. Learn more about SMART by GEP's RFx/Auction tools.