"The tool is intuitive and easy-to-use, and thanks to the support from the TenderEasy team, we were able to launch our first tender very quickly!”
European Sourcing Manager for Logistics and Packaging
O-I Glass is one of the world-leading manufacturers of glass bottles, present in 20 countries across the globe. In Europe alone, O-I Glass has 34 factories located in several countries, including France, Spain, Italy, Germany, UK, and Estonia.
O-I Glass implemented TenderEasy in 2019 to support the management of their freight procurement at their European locations by ensuring enough quality carriers for their growing shipments' volumes.
Carrier pool quality improvement
The European branch of O-I Glass faced challenges finding enough carries matching the requirements for their shipments. Occasionally, O-I received as well cancellations or unexpected lack of capacity after the allocation of loads was completed, which negatively impacted their delivery times and freight costs.
O-I Glass looked to TenderEasy to improve the quality of its sourcing process by securing qualified and committed carriers. As a first step in the collaboration, TenderEasy was implemented in their locations in France before rolling it out in some other European sites.
After experiencing TenderEasy and completing the first tendering process, O-I Glass reported positive results, including: