SUPPLIER - BENEFITS AND SUPPORT

Q: WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS FOR ME AS RETAILER OF JOINING TRADEPLACE?
A: Tradeplace provides retailers with efficient, quality customer service, based on easy, fast access to information and transactions 24 hours, 7 days per week.For the first time, household appliance producers and retailers can access the existing browser-based services of multiple household appliance and consumer electronics manufacturers via a common portal. No longer do they have to log in and out of the separate platforms. TradePlace simplifies access for retailers and sets a direction for further standardization of information services for the household appliances and consumer electronics industry. Tradeplace allows retailers to access from ONE web site, with ONE password to a wealth of information from multiple brands.

Q: HOW IS THIS GOING TO HELP ME AS A MANUFACTURER?
A: Tradeplace provides appliance manufacturers with a common platform to provide better services to retailers. They can leverage investments made in extranet applications, reach multiple retailers and take advantage of a shared entry point with minimum integration effort.Manufacturers’ portals also maintain independence from other manufacturers’ systems. Tradeplace’s Shared Call Center services relieve manufacturers of complicated and specialist on-line support requirements, providing a seamless and efficient service to customers.

Q: IS TRADEPLACE DIFFICULT TO USE?
A: Not at all. Tradeplace is a single point of access to a wealth of information from multiple brands with just one user ID and password. With just an internet connection, retailers can start doing business on-line with household appliance and consumer electronics manufacturers immediately.

Q: DO YOU PROVIDE CUSTOMER SUPPORT?
A: A multi-lingual e-service contactcenter has been established to support customers wherever they are during registration process and as they use the services of the Tradeplace. The e-service contactcenter is available Monday to Friday, from 09:00 to 17:00 CET. Multi-lingual operators can handle queries in the languages Dutch, English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. Participants can reach the Tradeplace e-service contactcenter by e-mail (helpdesk@tradeplace.com)