Supplier Portal

Portals were one of the innovative new technologies introduced during the dot com era.  But unlike marketplaces, exchanges and other failed concepts, portals successfully gained widespread adoption.  In fact, portals have been both a disruptive and transformative force in the supply chain.  As we look back on the past ten years of evolution I think it is interesting to discuss both the positive and negative impacts portals have had on the supply chain.

 

Source: http://www.gxsblogs.com/keifers/2009/03/benefits-of-supplier-portals.html