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Maximizing Potential Benefits in Reverse Auctions
Reverse auction (RA) has emerged as a strategic tool for consumer packaged goods companies pursuing cost efficiencies in their sourcing programs. This article

bids and tenders  legacy system of closed bids and tenders, but a closer analysis will reveal that it has certain advantages for both buyers and vendors. Some of the most important ones are listed in Table 1. Value Propositions of Reverse Auctions For Buyers For Sellers dynamic negotiations increased access to new customers on a global scale increased effectiveness in request for quotation (RFQ) process certainty of volume and timing transparency of the procurement cycle process transparency minimal process cost equal

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