Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to frequently asked questions about the SupplierGATEWAY platform.


What is SupplierGATEWAY and how does it work?

In short, SupplierGATEWAY provides a platform to connect buyers with suppliers in the most simple, efficient, and cost-effective way.

SG Supplier Data Management System (SDMS) helps buyers engage suppliers, collect critical capabilities, compliance and product data to support their sourcing, purchasing, supplier management, and compliance/reporting processes. SupplierGATEWAY SDMS is arranged as a configurable software-as-a-service (SaaS) web based applications that are designed to meet your specific needs. Program parameters, business process workflows and data needs are all accommodated in a secure, robust solution set that can be deployed independently or quickly integrated into your information environment, including Master Data Management (MDM), ERP and Accounting systems.

SG grants buyers the platform to discover and create new business relationships with our extensive pool of suppliers. Both buyers and suppliers are able to seek one another out using SupplierGATEWAY applications and craft their experience according to their individual preferences. Your passion is your business, and our business is your success.

Do I need to be a buyer or supplier to use SupplierGATEWAY?

Yes, but you can actually be both! SupplierGATEWAY provides a platform for business and transaction between buyers and suppliers. That means that whatever function you seek taking, and whatever size your company may be, this is the right place for you. See the Buyers and the Suppliers page to learn more about what SG has to offer and which applications are your best fit.

What’s an SG Score®?

We calculate your score based on your financial risk and business strength, giving buyers a new way to view your business. Registering in the SupplierGATEWAY system and updating your profile can automatically boost your SG Score®, a business and financial risk evaluation tool used by buyers in the sourcing and vendor management process.

How much is SupplierGATEWAY?

Our pricing depends on whether you plan to operate with buying capabilities or supplying capabilities. Prices for Buyer application(s) vary, contact us to learn more.

Suppliers can register for SupplierGATEWAY absolutely free of cost! We offer a one-price point option for our suppliers to gain various tools and apps within their own Supplier portals to increase their exposure to clients.

I’m always busy, how do I access my SupplierGATEWAY portal on the go?

SupplierGATEWAY offers a free mobile app which allows you to access most of our online tools. Find us on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.


As a buyer, do I need to purchase all of the applications?

No, while we have put together comprehensive suits of certain app bundles, you can pick and choose the apps that meet your needs. However, we categorize them according to desired functionality and recommend the suite version of an app grouping to our standard customers.

How do I know which apps will work the best for my supplier management needs?

Contact us to explore which apps are the most beneficial to you. We created these applications to make your life as a buyer simple & easy, as such, we can also help you out in the decision-making process. We’ve categorized our apps based on function according to how they support Supplier Management, Procurement, and Supplier Diversity.


As a supplier, will registering with SG put me in talks with the listed clients?

It’s definitely the first step! A free registration with SupplierGATEWAY will automatically make any supplier discoverable by our clients, large and small. Registering with SG shows clients that you’re interested, subscribing to SG tells them that you’re serious. While we recommend that all of our suppliers subscribe to SG for increased data analyses and heightened exposure to our clients, it’s not necessary. Buyers from every industry and field of work are looking to find the perfect supplier, and you’re just a click away from that being you!