Who is Who
Greekproducts.com B2B service is designed to facilitate the exchange of goods and information between sellers and buyers of the presented products.
The products selected adhere to a set of minimum criteria in order to enter the B2B area. These criteria are: i. Certified quality ii. Availability iii. Certification for export iv. Competitive price
The buyers are all businesses looking to incorporate Greek products in their activities. Any visitor of the B2B area is free to navigate in the products, services and information available. In order to use any of the services the visitor/prospect buyer is requested to register in Greekproducts.com B2B service. The data collected are the minimum needed to establish communication and estimate the value of the request.
The sellers are the producers of the presented products. The criteria set for the selection of the products reflect also on the producer.
Greekproducts.com is responsible for the secure channeling of information among all parties, the selection and presentation of the products and the continous improvement of the services and information available.
How to Use the Services
The services available in Greekproducts.com B2B area are:
i.Request for prices
ii.Post a demand
All services are open to everybody for information purposes. In order to actually use any of the services you must Sign in and become a registered B2B partner.
i.Request for prices: The service allows all registered clients/buyers to place a request for prices for selected product(s) and quantities. Select the product category or the business category you are interested in. As soon as the products are on your screen click on 'View Packaging and Request a Quote' link, follow the instructions displayed there and place the product(s) in your Business request area. To place more products in your request area go back to your original products window and repeat the process for more or other products, if needed. To proceed and complete your Business request click at 'Complete Request' in your Business Request area. You will then asked to enter your Business details. Finally click at 'Place Request' to finish the process. A copy of the request will be send to your email address and also displayed on the screen.
ii.Post a demand: The service allows all registered clients/buyers to place a demand. Click at 'Post a Demand' from the Service area at the top of the screen, enter your email address, select the demand expiry date and write in the space provided all necessary information. Click at 'Submit' to place your demand. You may include: type of product(s), packaging, delivery port/airport, quantity needed. All demands are viewed by the member companies and are answered within four business days.
iii.Special Offers: All member companies can place special offers. All registered clients/buyers can take advantage of the offers. Click at 'Special Offers' from the Service area at the top of the screent, locate the offer you are interested in, place your email address in the space provided, add any comments about the offer or your needs and Click at 'Reply'. The member company who has placed the offer will contact you within three business days. You may repeat the process for as many offers you wish.
iv.View member companies: The service allows all registered clients/buyers to look at all member companies/producers, the products of a certain producer and/or communicate directly with any producer. Click at 'View companies' from the Service area at the top of the screen, locate the producer you are interested in, Click at 'Products' to view its products and use the Request for prices service, Click at 'Contact' to directly communicate with the seleceted producer.
v.Request Samples: This service shows all products that are available for a sample order.
vi.Transport Costs: This service allows Business partners to get an indication of approximate transport costs for goods send from Greece to destinations in Europe and outside Europe. To use this service click here
All business activities generated through Greekproducts.com B2B area are based on trust relations among all involved parties. The adequate exchange of the correct information and the successful realization of the business deals are the two prerequisites in building trust. Greekproducts.com provides the electronic and physical means for the development and continuation of such cooperations in its fields of interest.
Greece is located in South Eastern Europe. It has a developed transport network and experienced transport companies and agents who forward shipments all over the world.
Every agreed business activity in the B2B area comprises of some physical transport. The method of transport largely depends on the final destination, the nature of products shipped and the quantity. While all these parameters are arranged through the B2B capabilities the method of transport is arranged between the two parties outside the B2B area.
Greece communicates with the rest of Europe via sea, land and air. All other destinations require sea or air borne transport.
Shipments of high value and small volume are usually send as air-cargo. Shipments of large volume are usually send via sea or land transport according to the final destination.
Transport companies and agents are responsible for securing every shipment against all risks. Greekproducts.com strongly believes that all shipments should be covered by insurance.
Successful business transactions always include payment. The methods of payment are the ones generally accepted by the world business community in international and domestic commerce. The most common methods are: Irrevocable Letter of credit in favor of the seller issued towards his bank, Wire Transfer, Bank Check. Other payment methods can be agreed between the two parties. Small or sample orders can be paid via Secure Visa/Master Credit Card method at Greekproducts.com
As an Internet and commerce oriented company, Greekproducts.com follows all technological deveopments in its field of interest. The current B2B service area is under constant improvement. Transport and payment capabilities are necessary in order to integrate the service. We are working closely with all involved parties to bring you the best available capabilities on-line.