During a reverse auction, suppliers only see their own bid and rank. They see no other data from competitors. Image: BidBridge
When comparing a traditional paper method and electronic bidding, there are no differences in the process other than the ability to lower your bid. Image: American Public Works Association
Bidders went wild during a reverse auction for waste collection services in Dallas, Ga., submitting 160 bids in 67 minutes with 22 first-place turnovers. Photo: City of Dallas, Ga.