19 April 2010
Acclaimed Italian shipping company moves its ship supplies purchasing onto e-commerce solution.
Scinicariello, based in Naples, provides technical management and administrative services for the CA.FI.MA Group companies and operates in conjunction with Blenheim Shipping UK Ltd. Scinicariello also has an interest in I.M.A.T., a company specialized in crew training.
Under the terms of the deal, Scinicariello will subscribe to ShipServ TradeNet, the online ship supplies trading platform. TradeNet connects the buyers and sellers of ship supplies through a single, web based service.
TradeNet will enable Scinicariello to route their orders and request for quotes through a single, electronic connection to all of their suppliers, thereby reducing costs, eliminating errors and speeding up purchasing.
“Scinicariello is a modern shipping business, continually looking to innovate its operations,” said Fabio Spetrini, PMS and Project Manager, Scinicariello.
“With ShipServ we aim to make our purchasing more efficient, as well as gain better insight into our supplier relationships,” added Alfonso Confreda, Purchase Manager, Scinicariello.
In 2009 ShipServ helped its members save an estimated $400m and transformed the way they do business. Nearly 150 ship management companies now use TradeNet, connecting to thousands of suppliers worldwide.
ShipServ is the leading maritime e-marketplace, helping the buyers and sellers of ship supplies to reduce the costs associated with doing business together. In 2009 ShipServ helped its members save an estimated $400m and transformed the way they do business. Whether a Buyer needs to streamline its purchasing operations or a Supplier wants to reduce the cost of attracting or retaining customers, ShipServ is unique in helping businesses of all sizes to find each other easily, connect cost effectively and trade efficiently. Today the ShipServ community numbers nearly 150 buying organizations, 5,000 vessels and 30,000 suppliers. For more information visit www.shipserv.com.
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