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TurboBid includes a multitude of different ways to update your material prices.


  1. TurboCloud offers weekly material price updates to your Trade and TurboBid prices.

  2. TurboPricer dramatically speeds the price request process by connecting your supply house vendors to your TurboBid items in real time. TurboPricer is the same as Trade Service’s Supplier xChange. There is a small fee required for this subscription.

  3. Vendor Price Update Files: Many supply houses have formatted Vendor Price Update Files that are used to update your vendor prices. These price files are sent to you via email attachment every month and are supplied to you from your vendor free of charge. View a list of vendors that provide material price update files for TurboBid

  4. Trade Service's Tra-Ser updates your TurboBid item’s Trade and TurboBid prices. A subscription to Tra-Ser is required.

  5. NetPricer instantly updates your TurboBid items to reflect your current supply house pricing. A subscription to NetPricer is required.

  6. EPIC updates your TurboBid item’s Trade and TurboBid prices. A subscription to EPIC is required.

  7. TurboPricer and Vendor Price Update Files both include our Vendor Price Update Analysis screen. All of your items are included and show a comparison of the current pricing and the new updated pricing. One of the columns includes the percentage of change between to current price and the updated price. You can sort by this column to quickly see how your vendor is manipulating your item prices. This is a great tool to keep your vendors honest.



TurboCloud Price Update

Do you have confidence that your estimating system’s item pricing is current and up to date. If not, you are putting everything you’ve built at risk.


TurboCloud’s administrator updates all of TurboBid’s material prices every week.


Whenever pricing has been updated, you’ll receive a notification in TurboBid that data has been revised and that you need to run a synchronization. When you run a synchronization, TurboBid communicates with our server and downloads your updated material pricing.





TurboPricer Vendor Material Price Update

TurboPricer dramatically speeds the price request process by connecting your supply house vendors to your TurboBid items in real time. TurboPricer is the same as Trade Service’s Supplier xChange. There is a small fee required for this subscription.


TurboPricer includes a Vendor Price Update Analysis screen. All your items are included and show a comparison of the current pricing versus the new updated pricing. One of the columns includes the percentage of change between to current price and the updated price. You can sort by this column to quickly see how your vendor is manipulating your item prices. This is a great tool to keep your vendors honest.


An exception report is generated. The exception report displays alternative items that your vendor carries.


You can use the exception report to import the alernate items into your database. This makes it very simple to add additional vendor items to your database.





Vendor Price Update Analysis screen

TurboPricer and Vendor Price Update Files both include our Vendor Price Update Analysis screen. This is a great tool to keep your vendors honest.






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