With an increase in the shortage of electronic components, it has become extremely difficult to find suppliers & get the best deal. And even if you do, the fear of obsolete components persists. But with Squid in action, you can get access to 1000+ reliable suppliers.
Once you create RFQ, you can either find suppliers for a single part or select multiple parts and find suppliers for all-
Find suppliers for multiple MPNs- This method provides a list of all authorized and independent suppliers, their country, quantities available with them, pricing, etc. for more than one MPN.
Step 1: Select the RFQ you want to find suppliers for, check the box at left-top and then click on Bulk Assignment.
Step 2: Select one of the two options- ‘By Suppliers’ and ‘By Line Card’ from the pop-up window and click Next.
Step 3: You can select more than one suppliers, as shown in the GIF below:
Once you select all the suppliers, you can also check the Matches the Line Card checkbox to get the line card suppliers of that MPN.
Step 4: Click Next and you get a list of all the suppliers.
Now you can see the list of available suppliers as per your sourcing requirement.
Step 5: Select the supplier by clicking on the check-box given in front of each supplier.
Step 6: Further, click on the 'Add as Assignment' button at the bottom of the list.
All the suppliers would get assigned and you can find them by clicking on the Assignment card at the top.