The precise and straightforward search option offers professional purchasers reliable and detailed information about products and providers. In addition to contact details of companies, product details with product images, pricing information, delivery times and availabilities can be found. Regular contact with suppliers, manufacturers, traders and service providers ensures that the data are up-to-date – overall, about 2 million contacts a year are made by email, telephone and personal visit on site.
Along with the current database, the intelligent search system also saves time: search terms entered are matched with some 47,000 categories and their keywords in a matter of just seconds. Purchasers can therefore find the right products and services and the right provider without wasting time. Specific inquiries can also be answered directly from the company profile. In addition, wlw enables strategic supplier management through its many free features: The functions include searches based on the region, location, zip code and alphabetical order, as well as by manufacturer, dealer, service provider or wholesaler; and with a purchaser login, there is a watch list and the option to provide your own non-public comments to selected suppliers.