BRUSSELS – April 4, 2019 – TenderEasy, part of Alpega Group, a leader in sustainable freight procurement, has been named a 2019 Top 50 Provider to Watch, by Spend Matters, a notable analyst website covering the procurement and supply chain sectors.
The Spend Matters 50 Providers to Watch list recognizes both best-in-class solutions and innovators in the procurement and supply chain space. Companies are independently researched and selected by the Spend Matters analyst team based on each provider’s merits and reflect the team’s unbiased view.
The compilation calls attention to relative newcomers who are pushing procurement forward with their innovative technology and solutions. This is the second consecutive year Alpega’s procurement solution, TenderEasy, has appeared on the Spend Matters Top 50 to Watch list.
TenderEasy’s freight procurement tool allows customers to realize sustainable freight tendering/ RFQs and optimization across air, land and sea. Shippers can run multi-modal freight contract tendering, spot bidding, as well as audit and reconcile logistics invoices. Eliminating manual processes increases the speed and accuracy of the procurement process while simultaneously ramping up the number of participating carriers.
As part of the Top 50 Providers to Watch award process, TenderEasy, part of Alpega, will be listed in the Spend Matters Almanac – a leading vendor intelligence directory for modern procurement, and resource offering an unbiased view of the procurement service provider landscape.
“We are thrilled to be recognized by Spend Matters as a leading freight procurement solution,” said Johan Vagerstam, chief executive officer and co-founder of TenderEasy, part of Alpega. “This acknowledgement reaffirms the market need for technology in the freight procurement process, and underlines the user-friendly nature of our solution. As we continue to grow our business in Europe and North America, we value Spend Matters for their consistent, independent coverage of the rapid evolution of these industry solutions.”
Honorees will be awarded by Spend Matters at the Institute for Supply Management’s Annual Conference (ISM2019) in Houston, a gathering of more than 2,500 global supply chain and procurement professionals.
About Spend Matters - Solution Intelligence for Procurement
Spend Matters is the leading solution intelligence source for procurement and supply chain professionals. Combining deep technology analysis and tailored advisory services with daily news coverage and subscription research, Spend Matters is trusted by CPOs, consultants, investors and solution providers alike as their procurement technology intelligence partner. Spend Matters is owned and managed by Azul Partners, Inc.
About TenderEasy , part of Alpega
TenderEasy is a provider of market-leading technology for transport sourcing, freight tendering/ RFQs and freight spot request/ spot bidding. All of this across air, land and sea. As the most user-friendly solution on the market, the TenderEasy platform is used by some of the globe’s leading companies, including adidas, Atlas Copco and Kraft Heinz. As part of the Alpega group, TenderEasy provides seamless integration to Alpega’s TMS solutions.
Our vision is to help our customers take advantage of the opportunities made possible by the digitalization of logistics and make one of the world's largest industries more efficient and sustainable.. For more information, visit TenderEasy.com.
About Alpega Group
The Alpega Group is a leading global logistics software company offering end-to-end solutions that cover all transportation needs, including Transport Management Systems (TMS) and Freight Exchanges.
The Transport Management Systems (TMS) software solutions – inet, Transwide and TAS – connect companies to a broad network of logistics providers and digitise their complex supply chain management. These systems provide live visibility of incoming and outgoing logistics and seamlessly link truck drivers and logistics providers with shippers. The four freight exchanges – Teleroute, Wtransnet, Bursa and 123cargo – serve as marketplaces for matching spot shipments and capacities. TenderEasy, for its part, allows shippers to easily send e-tenders to the carrier community. All of the above solutions can be combined to create more added value for customers.
Our user community, with over 200,000 members, is electronically connected every day to successfully manage critical transport processes.
Alpega is present in 80 countries worldwide and employs over 600 people with 31 different nationalities. For more information, visit alpegagroup.com