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Professional Buyer members - Options and benefits

There are two types of membership options available to professional buyers – Basic Membership and Premium Membership with different benefits attached to each. Basic Membership is free while Premium Membership will be available at R445 a month. Register Login


If you are a professional buyer from Big Business and you would like to search for potential supply partners and advertise tenders now,
click here to register.

 * All rates exclude VAT.

Benefit Basic: FREE Premium:
Comprehensive Business Listing
  • View comprehensive company profiles with all the relevant information to assist in the procurement due diligence process.
Verified Records & Premium Listing x
  • Rely on the information integrity of business listings that have been branded Red and verified by our call centre
  • Reporting to link business profiles to your Master Data Management processes to ensure your vendor information is always up to date in your back office systems
  • Peace of mind that
    • The BBBEE Certificate has been checked
    • Black Ownership credentials have been checked
    • Company Registration details have been checked with CIPC (Companies & Intellectual Property Commission)
    • Tax Clearance Certificate is current
Notification re Expiring Documents
  • The Network will manage the process of chasing up expired documents for premium listings to ensure that the buyer always has access to the most current information.
Search (Standard)
  • Search keywords linked to the United Nations Standard Products and Services Coding form part of the business profile to ensure that buyer and seller connect.
Verified Listings Receive Priority x
  • Buyers will see verified listings first to ensure that they can quickly connect to companies that have been verified.
Advanced Search x
  • Tools to build an advanced search process are provided to Premium Members to rapidly reach the companies needed.
Filter Search Results x
  • Smart filters based on all aspects of the procurement strategy allow buyers to rapidly filter in or filter out based on specific procurement strategy needs.
Tender Advertise x
  • Advertise tenders on a Tender Bulletin at no additional cost and reach many businesses that will be capable of meeting your needs.
  • Upload tender documents plus attachments for distribution to numerous potential vendors.
Tender Notifications by eMail x
  • For open tenders the Network will proactively notify potential vendors that the tender has been advertised.
Audit Reports x
  • Premium Members will have access to a variety of reporting, including a Search Result report that can be used for audit purposes.
 eRFQ * x
  • Buyers can send a Request for Quote on specific items directly to the desktop of the potential supplier 
    – for the Supplier to respond online
    – all Procurement integrity
    and rules are automated in the system. The Buyer then also has access to smart adjudication templates.
  • Access online training opportunities to improve your business knowledge and skills including training on BEE requirements.
Enterprise and Supplier Development x
  • Access credible enterprise development beneficiaries as well as templates and tools to conduct and record enterprise and supplier development activities which meet all B-BBEE scorecard requirements.
  • Make enterprise development contributions online.
 Preferential Procurement x
  •  Select credible companies for preferential procurement purposes with all required documentation for B-BBEE scorecard purposes.

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