How to: Use the Supplier Search Engine

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There are 2 ways to search on Manufacturing Network. You’ve got the “Browse by Category” Search, and you’ve got the “Supplier Search Engine”. This article covers how to use the powerful Supplier Search Engine, but we’ll also point you in the direction of the Browse by Category search.     Navigating the Supplier Search Engine […]

How to: Shortlist a Company and use the Shortlist

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The shortlisting feature allows you to build a list of suppliers who you can access quickly from your account management section. This means, when you find a supplier you want to save for later, you don’t have to remember them or try and remember the search you performed. Simple. So a shortlist could be anything, […]

How to: Save Searches, Review Them & Manage Them

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So you’ve selected a combination of processes that you regularly search for, and you want to save the process selections. You’re in luck, that’s exactly what the “Saved Searches” function is for.   Saving a Search Once you’ve selected your processes and clicked “Find Suppliers” you’re presented with the results page. The “Save this Search” […]

The Difference Between Core and Supplementary Capabilities

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The Manufacturing Network Search Engine differentiates between “Core” and “Supplementary” processes – this provides a far more useful search profile for buyers looking for specific capabilities. You’ll find processes listed as Core and Supplementary on the Capability tab of a Supplier Profile, as shown below.   Here’s a simple example of the difference… MN Ltd […]