You"re about to go into a meeting with a client and need to find a product or a supplier—fast! Good news: ESP has a Quick Search feature that makes searching a snap. By sampling clicking on the "e" icon in the Quick Search bar at the top of the ESP homepage, you can choose between Product Search or Supplier Search options, or you can toggle between the two.
When entering search terms in the Quick Search bar, the top matching searches will appear below the keyword box accompanied by comparable products from leading suppliers. If you"re searching for specific products, you can enter the product numbers by simply separating them with a comma in the search box.
For more information on using the Quick Search feature in ESP, click here
Find Out What’s Hot
Want to know what types of products other distributors are searching for in ESP? Check out the Top 20 Searches tab. By clicking on this tab (you"ll find it in the Searches dropdown section of the ESP homepage), you"ll immediately be taken to the most-commonly searched keywords or phrases users are searching on right now. (Hint: Pens and mugs typically make the list.)
You can also quickly access popular suppliers for a specific category of products using the Top Sellers tab. Simply click on this tab (also in the Searches dropdown section of the ESP homepage) and click on the product category in which you"re interested.
For a quick tutorial on using the Top 20 Searches and Top Sellers features, click here.
Save That Search!
Don"t forget to save the searches that you do in ESP so that you can refer back to them later. After you do a search in ESP, simply click on the Save Search link on the left side of the search bar. Then, simply name your search and click on "Save."
For a short video tutorial on the Save Search feature, click here.
In addition to saving your searches, you can also access your 20 most recent searches by clicking on the Searches tab, hovering over "My Recent Searches" and then selecting the search you would like to view from the available listings.