Supplier Recommendations allow you to add trusted suppliers from within the Fairmarkit internal database to your requests.
Adding external suppliers to your request allows you to include a more diverse supplier list for competitive pricing. To add these suppliers to your request, click the Refresh Suppliers button located to the right of the Suppliers invitation field. Your request will populate with suppliers matched via Manufacturer, Part Number, UNSPSC Code, and Description.
To review how the recommended suppliers were chosen, hover over the Confidence Score for the supplier. This score will contain a value between 1 and 5 indicating the likelihood that the supplier will participate in the event based on their quoting history.
Hovering over the score will show the criteria from the request that the system used to determine this value.
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