BOSTON, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- tealbook, an intuitive cloud-based supplier knowledge management platform, announced today that it will be powered by data from Dun & Bradstreet, allowing its customers to instantly access over a million pre-selected suppliers in their search for qualified prospective business partners. tealbook customers will have the additional ability to search Dun & Bradstreet's commercial database, the largest collection of business information records in the world, for additional suppliers.
tealbook helps companies centralize, invest in, and automate supplier knowledge management by facilitating instant supplier access and discovery. Dun & Bradstreet is the perfect addition to this effort, supporting tealbook's traction and momentum with information on suppliers across all functions and industries.
Recent research revealed that 83% of supplier searches take one to six weeks (or more) and 70% of procurement and sourcing professionals believe internal peers are the most credible source of supplier intelligence. tealbook, powered by Dun & Bradstreet, is the right platform at the right time for an internal process that has endless potential to increase efficiency and value creation for the enterprise as a whole.
"Dun & Bradstreet is the gold standard in commercial data," said Stephany Lapierre, Founder and CEO of tealbook. "We view this addition to our platform as the start of a new paradigm for supplier knowledge management. All signs point to the sustained growth of this relationship, benefiting customers and suppliers today and in the future."
The addition of suppliers to the tealbook platform will accelerate the growth of the most robust supplier intelligence platform on the market. This will exponentially increase the productivity of procurement teams and ensure uninterrupted supply by opening the door to new as well as known sources of demand.
Easy supplier self updates will increase the credibility of data to customers and reduce the cost of sales for suppliers. tealbook customers will be able to access one profile per supplier that continuously evolves with their offerings and diversity status, unlike static supplier portals. Customers can add their own internal intelligence to the supplier profiles, keeping their details secure while contributing to an aggregate view that is available to all tealbook customers.
By combining internal knowledge with aggregate market intelligence and the largest global commercial database available, each company will contribute to and benefit from enriched intelligence and improved supplier discovery.
tealbook is the only online comprehensive supplier knowledge management platform. tealbook contains up-to-date, credible information on suppliers so teams can instantly identify qualified suppliers for each specific need and collaborate with stakeholders on supplier information and discovery. tealbook is easy to implement, use, and integrate with your other tools and systems. tealbook is your trusted source for actionable supplier intelligence. For more information, visit www.tealbook.com. Twitter: @tealbook
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