FAQs

 
  1. How to access e-star?
  2. What are the features & functionalities available at the web site?
  3. How to become a member of www.aprocure.com ?
  4. How can we avail the services on E-STAR ?
  5. How will we benefit by using services on E-STAR ?
  6. How do small and medium enterprises benefit from E-STAR?
  7. What is bidding ?
  8. What is the bidder’s role?
  9. How to post Buyer’s requirements?
  10. How to post Seller’s requirements?
  11. How good is the security on the web site ?
 
  1. How to access e-star?

    Use www.aprocure.com and click to enter the home page of the web site.

  2. What are the features & functionalities available at the web site?

    E-STAR offers online commerce functionalities viz.

    a) Reverse Auctions

    b) Forwards Auctions

    c) Posting of Buyer’s requirements.

    d) Posting of Seller’s goods or items

    e) Posting of online tender notices or advertisements

  3. How to become a member of www.aprocure.com ?

    You can enroll as a member either as an Individual or a corporate entity. The role of the membership can either that of a Buyer or Seller or Both. You can also enroll as corporate customer and join the E-STAR community and to do this you have to contact info@totalprocure.com

  4. How can we avail the services on E-STAR ?

    There are two ways you can avail the online services i.e.,

    a) Either use the online tools directly or

    b) E-STAR will deliver the complete service in respect of delivery of each functionality

    Both options have their cost model and for further details you may contact info@totalprocure.com

  5. How will we benefit by using services on E-STAR ?

    All registered corporates/members can benefit from the following :

    a) Through Reverse Auction you can leverage price reductions in Buying spend and normally price reductions of 5-15 % are direct
    benefits
    b) Through e-procurement solutions there are savings in process time reduction and improved process efficiencies apart from cost
    savings
    c) Through Forward Auctions there are high realizations of price determined by the prevailing market demand for the item & this is
    normally 5% increase over earlier cycle
    d) Online tenders advertised at the website give quick responses from other members on the website and online associate companies
    e) Other services, similarly drive cost reductions and effectiveness of business process

  6. How do small and medium enterprises benefit from E-STAR?

    These units can use all the functionalities available on the website and gain from the business benefits from the online transactions

  7. What is bidding ?

    Bidding is the process of submitting online bids in either reverse auction while buying or forward auctions while selling goods on the web site.

  8. What is the bidder’s role?

    The bidder is bound to honour the bids submitted online and at no point of time he can disown or rescind the bid; if he does so, he is liable to be debarred from future auctions on the web site. This will be viewed seriously by all the corporate members on the website and lead to loss of business opportunity.

  9. How to post Buyer’s requirements?

    Registered Buyers can post their requirements on the site and this will be viewed by one and all on the website; this will lead to huge response to the buyer’s requirements, meaning more competition and price advantage.

  10. How to post Seller’s requirements?

    Registered Sellers can post their items or goods available for sale at the site and all visitors visiting the site may send their offer to the Seller. This maximizes the sale opportunity and presents higher price realization to Seller.

  11. How good is the security on the web site?

    All measures have been taken to give utmost security on the web site for the transactions; however, we cannot guarantee no risk through transactions at the site. All users are cautioned to take care of the user ids & passwords and it is recommended that they change their passwords frequently.

More features will be made available online at the web site. Keep visiting the web site regularly for updates and information
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