EXPERTISES

E-Business

E-commerce solutions for all requirements, from SMEs to big corporations.

Merchant sites

These are designed for customers requiring rapid access to an extensive offering and guaranteed delivery within 24 or 48 hours. With IPH’s webshops, customers can place their orders seven days a week, 24 hours a day, check product availability, view prices and track delivery of their order…

E-services

Medium or big companies often have their own purchasing or e-procurement information system. IPH offers solutions geared to these processes.

Electronic catalogues/Buy Side
For customers using electronic catalogues, IPH provides standard or customized file formats meeting their technical specifications, with negotiated price lists and products included in the scope of the contract, using a product database of more than 200,000 listed products.
IPH provides its customers with formats compliant with the main ERP purchasing modules, adopting the most widely used classification codes: UNSPSC, eClass, etc.

Punch-Out / OCI © or ARIBA ©
Login in Punch-out and OCI and ARIBA mode is available at the request of customers wishing to make the most of the extensive catalogues and functionalities of IPH’s webshops. The Punch-Out mode lets them automatically retrieve from webshops the data they need to enter their itemized orders.

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Electronic marketplaces
For many years IPH has maintained technical and commercial relations with most key players, like Hubwoo, Ariba, Quadrem, Wallmedian, etc.

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This partnership facilitates implementation of e-procurement processes based on the hosting of IPH’s electronic catalogues or in Punch-out mode. With or without dematerialized flows, IPH establishes the connection customers need with the electronic marketplaces of their choosing.

Making productivity gains thanks to EDI and dematerialization
Electronic data interchange (EDI) offers productivity gains: customers who place their orders with IPH in electronic format can receive their electronic invoices and save on administrative costs. IPH handles numerous standard or customized exchange formats.

Not all the solutions described in this section are available in each country