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Procurement Coronavirus Procure-to-pay Coupa CEO guest blog: Procurement, Now’s the Time to Step Up and Lead

Coupa CEO and Chairman Rob Bernshteyn addresses the role of procurement in tackling the global crisis.

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Procurement Why You Should Shake Up Your Procurement Value Scorecard

It’s high time to move beyond price savings to strategic value recognition and this is how it's done

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Procurement e-invoicing What’s the Best eProcurement Platform on the Market Today?

Find out which of the top 12 platform providers are leading the way

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Procurement Process Excellence/Compliance 6 Crucial Steps to Achieving World-Class Performance and Real Business Agility

How BT has spent decades establishing a solid foundation through total invoice automation of its AP and AR

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Procurement Transformation Genpact and Tradeshift Enter Partnership to Transform AP and Procurement Processes

The two tech companies are joining forces to help their clients speed up digital transformation

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Procurement Rolls-Royce’s Journey Through Procurement Transformation

When disparate systems and inconsistent ways of working across geographies resulted in poor stakeholder feedback, the engineering giant knew the time for change had come. Read on…

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Procurement Automation Saves Companies On Average 76% Per Expenses Report

Big savings for organizations who opt for digital automation

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Procurement What is the true meaning of procurement value?

Savings are not the only game in town for procurement. Executives have a far greater role to play in helping their firms achieve that competitive edge.

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e-invoicing Procurement 7 Trends Deeply Affecting Global e-Invoicing Compliance

This webinar outlines the global trend towards real-time tax ‘clearance’ of invoices, and how this impacts businesses’ day-to-day operations.

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Finance Procurement Busting Payable Finance Myths - Key Trends & Issues in the Digital Age

Busting the Payable Finance Myths is designed to help Finance, Procurement, Treasury and Supply Chain professions evaluate the latest trends, issues, and perspectives impacting buyer-led early pay techniques.

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Sourcing Benchmarking/KPIs Spend Matters - Sourcing SolutionMap Analysis

Spend Matters SolutionMap contains functional and customer satisfaction benchmarks on more than 50 different procurement software providers, 17 of which offer e-sourcing software.

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P2P Automation P2P Process Healthier Business Spend

How healthcare leaders are innovating to reduce risks and control costs.

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Procurement e-Procurement 2018 Procurement Insight Report

Many procurement departments are still using traditional manual processes or outdated technology. The result? Rogue spending, missed discounts from supplier contract pricing, reconciliation headaches, and the list goes on.

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Automation Procurement Coupa Acquires Contingent Workforce Management and Services Procurement Company DCR Workforce

Yesterday, Coupa Software announced that it has acquired the technology assets of DCR Workforce, a leading provider of contingent workforce management and services procurement software, extending the company’s market leadership in business spend management

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Procurement Strategy The Strategic Sourcing Lifecycle

White Paper: Introduction to strategic sourcing with highlights on the developments and techniques fundamentally changing the sourcing function for the world’s largest companies.

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Procurement Supply Chain Management Deloitte Survey Reveals Only 6% of CPOs Have Full Supply Chain Visibility

The Deloitte Global CPO Study 2018 found just 6% of respondents had full transparency of their entire supply chain. 65% had limited visibility or none.

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Procurement VAT/Tax Direct Commerce Addresses Cross-Border Compliance Needs for Procurement

Direct Commerce has announced an enhancement of its procure-to-pay platform to support jurisdictional compliance across borders in Europe.

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e-Procurement Procurement Four Out of Five Companies are Missing Out on Digital Procurement Opportunities

A new report has found that more than four in five companies are “missing the boat” when it comes to digital procurement.

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P2P Process Procurement 2016 Magic Quadrant For Procure-to-Pay Suites

This year, specialist vendors completely dominate the procure-to-pay suite market with extensive portfolios, a superior UX and better access to innovation. Procurement, IT and supply chain leaders can use this report to identify global P2P vendors to meet their needs in the postmodern ERP era.

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P2P Process Procurement 8 Ways to Align Procurement and AP

Procurement and AP don’t always see eye to eye, and this potential conflict can disrupt operations.

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AP Procurement Xerox and Tradeshift to Deliver Digital Procurement and Accounts Payable Services

Xerox today announced a global reseller agreement with Tradeshift to help customers improve their financial performance by giving them real-time visibility into their procurement and accounts payable processes.

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AP Procurement Infographic Report: Unmanaged Spend! 3 Tips to Tackle the Long Tail

Spend management is essential in any shared services organization for maximizing efficiency and minimizing wastage. Unmanaged spend leads to poor visibility of cash flow and inhibits the optimizing of working capital. Robust spend management can be the crucial component that gives an organization the competitive edge by reducing operating costs, and leveraging scalable efficiencies in procurement or in the P2P process. So what is holding companies back from getting their spend under management? What havoc is that so-called “long tail” wreaking on your organization? sharedserviceslink conducted a survey in partnership with Hubwoo to investigate. We identified three key factors causing unmanaged spend and three ways you start to tackle the tail in your organization.

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IT Procurement The Great Debate: Will Supplier Networks Thrive, Implode, or Evolve?

Spend Matters recently hosted a webinar with Tradeshift titled, ‘The Great Debate: Will Supplier Networks Thrive, Implode or Evolve?’

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Procurement AP Business Networks: The Nexus of Procurement and Accounts Payable

In the modern business world, the gap between procurement and finance is continuing to shrink. As procurement executives are beginning to realize the value that can be generated by tighter collaboration with both the CFO and finance department, it becomes essential that new tools and strategies are employed in order to maintain this momentum.

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Procurement AP Powering The Next Evolution in Procurement: BASF and Nationwide Case Studies

Discover exactly what defines a business network in this whitepaper by Hubwoo, and by revealing the details of these two case studies, gain insight into how suitable a business network is for your organisation, what implementation and set up is involved, and ultimately how it can help take your procurement organization to the next level.

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Procurement World Premiere! Source to Settle as a Service on Film

Never been to a sharedserviceslink event? Now you can see for yourself what you’re missing out on…

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Supply Chain Management Working Capital Management How Can You Align Finance And Procurement in P2P?

“Integrated and centralized procurement and accounts payable organization is the most effective way to manage spend, manage suppliers and facilitate process efficiency”

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Working Capital Management Supply Chain Management How to Really Drive VALUE to The Shared Services And Customer Relationship

At last month’s Source to Settle as a Service event in London, our audience heard the unique story of how Cheshire and Northamptonshire Multi-Force Shared Services has driven £12.5m savings in just over one year since go-live by making the best of both the private and public sector worlds.

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e-invoicing P2P Process Electronic Invoice Adoption Benchmark Report

PayStream Advisors conducted an in-depth survey among Accounts Payable professionals, in order to gain insights and current trends in electronic invoice (eInvoice) adoption, electronic payments (ePayments) adoption, and emerging working capital solutions.

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Procurement P2P Process The Dividends of Collaboration Between Finance and Procurement

In December 2011, CFO Research Services (a unit of CFO Publishing LLC) conducted a survey among 263 senior finance executives in North America, Europe, and Asia.

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Procurement Invapay Paper: What the UK Bribery Act Means for Procurement Professionals

Businesses and partnerships that fail to prevent bribery from occurring in their organisations will be committing an offence, according to the pending UK Bribery Act. This paper from Invapay Payment Solutions explores the meaning and implications of the act for procurement professionals.

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Procurement Cost of Control: The Real Price of Cost Cutting

The Cost of Control: The Real Price of Cost Cutting is an investigation, commissioned by Basware, that leads on from a piece of global research conducted in July 2009 that identified key issues around the strategic challenges facing purchasing and finance functions within large organisations. Entitled Cost of Control, the July study surveyed 550 senior financial decision makers in France, Italy, Germany, Scandinavia, UK and the United States.

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P2P Process AP Finance And Procurement Work Together to Achieve AP Invoice Processing Excellence

This study by analyst firm Forrester and commissioned by Basware, examines the performance of accounts payable (AP) departments in relation to the levels of efficiency within their invoice-handling processes. It finds that the best AP departments are 50 times as productive as the least effective.

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P2P Process Procurement Invapay: Improving Spend Control

This white paper from Invapay examines issues surrounding spend control. Download this white paper to understand the benefits of implementing spend control.

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P2P Process Procurement Purchasing Card Management: Technology is a Cost-Savings Tool

At businesses of all sizes, alternative ways to purchase items are being considered. This downloadable whitepaper from Paystream Advisors looks at the case for using purchasing cards: who they might work for, what purchases should be made with a P-card, and the benefits of using them.

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P2P Process Procurement From 'Making Noise' to Building Bridges: How to Practically Align Accounts Payable And Procurement

The accounts payable and procurement departments are often at loggerheads over whose responsibility it is to manage suppliers and enforce compliance with an invoice processing system. But by aligning the objectives and strategies of each department, these responsibilities can be collectively and elegantly achieved

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Procurement 7 Insights into how CFOs See Procurement

How do CFOs perceive the procurement function? Is there a beautiful connection, or do relations continue to be prickly? And why do we continue to talk about this topic like it really, really matters?

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Procurement Process Excellence/Compliance Finance And Procurement: The Case For Collaboration

Read the key points discussed around collaboration between procurement and finance at sharedserviceslink's AP Automation summit.

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Procurement Strategy 3 Reasons Why Finance And Procurement Don't Get On

Find out the 3 key reasons why Finance and Procurement are so disconnected.

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Procurement P2P Process Why Finance and Procurement Should Put Aside Their Differences

How procurement and finance can thrive in the downturn, by Basware's Matthew Lees.