The GEA Group, a globally active technology company focusing on specialty mechanical engineering, has signed a three-year contract with IBX. GEA Group is set to use IBX eSourcing for strategic purchasing, initially online tendering and eAuctions. GEA are planning to roll out the solution across the enterprise.
“Our aim is to optimize the strategic purchasing function in our company for the long run. In addition to the time that will be saved during complex projects related to the awarding of contracts, what was crucial for us when opting for IBX was the additional transparency provided in the tendering process,” said Frank Bauwens, director of Supply Management at the GEA Group. “The IBX solution stood out due to its high level of user friendliness and the strategic purchasing skills of the service team.”