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Read Is the TAKATA supplier portal unrestrictedly accessible?
Read What are the advantages of applying online at TAKATA?
Read What is the supplier's profile?
Read Do I need an e-mail address for participation?
Read How can I apply as supplier of TAKATA?
Read How will I be informed on the status of my application?
Read Which requirements must be fulfilled by a supplier of TAKATA?
Read For which material or product categories is TAKATA seeking suppliers?
Read Can I also apply as a supplier of TAKATA in any other way?
Read Does a registration at the TAKATA supplier portal involve fees for the supplier?
Read Must I fulfil particular hardware or software requirements in order to work with the TAKATA supplier portal?
Is the TAKATA supplier portal unrestrictedly accessible?

No! Access is only granted to those suppliers who offer products and services that are relevant to TAKATA and who successfully apply for a supplier's account. Suppliers who are admitted for participation by way of a purchase obtain their confidential access data, a user name, and a password.


What are the advantages of applying online at TAKATA?

As a supplier who has access to the TAKATA supplier portal by way of a supplier's account you may be invited to participate in electronic bidding events of TAKATA. You have the opportunity of informing TAKATA of your competencies by updating your suppliersī profile on a regular basis.


What is the supplier's profile?

The supplier's profile documents your capabilities and skills as a supplier. The supplier's profile provides the purchasing department of TAKATA with current information on your programs in development, production, and supply or on the services you can offer to TAKATA. Which products do you deliver for which areas of use? Which production procedures do you employ and which materials and raw materials can you process? You can only ensure being considered for all relevant bidding events of TAKATA if you update your supplier's profile on a regular basis.


Do I need an e-mail address for participation?

A valid and functioning (accessible) e-mail address is absolutely necessary for participation as the essential communication, i.e. the invitation to participate in electronic bidding events, is handled via e-mail.


How can I apply as supplier of TAKATA?

You can register online via the TAKATA purchasing web pages. Just click on the button "Apply here as supplier" which is positioned at the end of each page here on the TAKATA purchasing web pages.


How will I be informed on the status of my application?

Shortly following your online application you will receive an automatic e-mail confirming the receipt of your application. Your application will be forwarded to the buyer in charge for your material group at TAKATA immediately. This buyer will inform you by e-mail on the status of your application.


Which requirements must be fulfilled by a supplier of TAKATA?

The requirements which must be fulfilled by a supplier of TAKATA are queried in the online application.


For which material or product categories is TAKATA seeking suppliers?

You will find the relevant material groups under the menu item "Commodities".


Can I also apply as a supplier of TAKATA in any other way?

The TAKATA supplier portal was created precisely to ensure that you find your way to us in the quickest possible manner. There is no faster way to the purchasing department of TAKATA and the person in charge than the online application.


Does a registration at the TAKATA supplier portal involve fees for the supplier?

No, the application and registration is free of charge for you.


Must I fulfil particular hardware or software requirements in order to work with the TAKATA supplier portal?

The TAKATA supplier portal is an Internet application which is accessible via a PC with Internet access and a standard Internet browser (e.g. Microsoft Internet Explorer version 5.x or higher or Netscape (Mozilla) version 7.x or higher). You do not need any further special hardware or software.



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