FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Who can join PINPOOLS?
All companies that buy or sell chemicals & plastics.
Who sees my quote?
Your offer can only be viewed by the purchasing company. Other suppliers merely see that an offer has been made.
Do I see the purchasing company as a supplier?
Yes, the purchasing company will be displayed to you, including contact persons.
Who pays and what costs arise?
Only for suppliers there is a usage fee.
1 per thousand of the request value
Inquiries can be continuously adjusted by the supplier / user as follows:
- by adding or removing products from the product portfolio;
- by adding from which quantity requests are received;
- by selecting regions that are relevant to you.
The usage fees and detailed sales statistics can be found in the \"Statistics\" section.
For new customers, a trial period of one month is not charged in the fees.
Who can access request for quote?
Only companies you granted access to the request for quote.
How can I add my products as a supplier?
You can do this in your company profile. The PINPOOLS team will also be happy to assist you in the maintenance of your products.
I would like to add one of my suppliers - How?
Please invite your suppliers in advance using this link:
After the verification, the supplier will be available. While creating your request for quote you can invite your desired supplier directly if he is missing.
How do I know of a matching request for quote?
PINPOOLS notifies you automatically when a matching request for quote is published. So you do not have to check current request for quotes every day.
Which companies are on PINPOOLS. Have they been verified?
We take an initial audit of the companies and talk with the contact persons. In addition, company information, certificates, etc. will be available on PINPOOLS.
What services will PINPOOLS offer?
Users can create request for quotes and submit offers to them.
Further services will be:
- Credit reporting
- Price Index
- Credit default insurance
- Data sheet handling
- Force Majeure messages
Who are the shareholders of PINPOOLS?
100% of the shares are held by the two founders. PINPOOLS does not receive any donations from merchants or producers.