IRVINE, CALIF. (Feb. 21, 5:10 p.m. EST) — Internet company Biz2Biz.com Inc. has opened a Web site to help processors buy plastics online.
Biz2BizPlastics.com also allows suppliers to monitor electronic sales and manage purchasing invoices. Resin companies have the option to build an electronic catalog of products and services for the portal.
The site is one of 30 industry-specific marketplaces launched Feb. 1 by Irvine-based Biz2Biz. Other new Web portals, accessed through www.biz2biz.com, focus on the automotive, design, electronics, machinery, marine and packaging markets.
The global purchasing network allows buyers to source products and materials from more than 30,000 businesses. The company plans to open as many as 150 portals, Jeffrey Richards, Biz2Biz president and chief operating officer, said in a news release.
The company currently manages 82 industry-linked marketplaces.