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Allocation Network GmbH was founded in 1998 and is based in Munich, Germany and Chicago, Illinois. Our solutions are designed to optimize customer and supplier relationships within strategic purchasing.

As an expert in software solutions and services in strategic purchasing and quality management, Allocation Network is a long-standing partner of companies such as BMW Group, Dräxlmaier, Magna, Munich Re, Stadtwerke München, Voith. With our e-sourcing, e-auctions and supplier management software, our customers optimize their processes, achieve better results and achieve the highest level of compliance. The award-winning software can be customized and operated as a SaaS/Cloud or on-premise.

e-Sourcing since 1998

Allocation Network GmbH was founded in 1998 by today’s managing partners Andreas Prohaska, Bernhard Soltmann and Andreas Vollmann.

Already in the first year, the first version of the software was used to picture purchasing and negotiating processes of companies.

E-Auctions since 2000

In the year 2000, we carried out the first auctions in the automotive supply industry with ASTRAS and thus extended the functionality of our software with dynamic negotiating aspects.

Supplier Management since 2003

2003, we have rolled out integrated supplier management systems for the first 2 customers. During this time, the foundation stone for today’s portal was laid, an integrated supplier management and sourcing system, which is now available to our customers on the basis of the most modern web technologies in Release 6. x.

Collaboration since 2013

The year 2013 stood in the sign of standardized communication work-flows. Through the introduction of the modules collaboration, our customers are able to model communication processes in the area of supplier development, quality management and internal release processes.

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