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European Union’s 2020 Vision For Electronic Invoicing

Posted by Pete Loughlin in Electronic Invoicing, Financial Supply Chain Management, The Rest

Electronic Invoicing Vision The European Commission wants electronic invoicing to be adopted broadly across the Europe Union and  for e-invoicing to become the predominant invoicing method by 2020. It has published a communication entitled  ‘Reaping the benefits of electronic invoicing (e-invoicing) for Europe’ in which…

Definition of Purchase to Pay

Posted by Pete Loughlin in Purchase to Pay, The Rest

Very few definitions are definitive – if you know what I mean. Purchase to Pay, (if you prefer, Procure to Pay or P2P – they’re synonymous), is one of those. The “official” definition of Purchase to Pay according to the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and…

Ariba Moves in on Miners’ Marketplace

Posted by Pete Loughlin in The Rest

Nov 19, 2010 (Datamonitor Financial Deals Tracker via COMTEX) — Ariba, Inc., a US-based provider of collaborative business commerce solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Quadrem International, Ltd., a Netherlands-based provider of supply networks and on-demand supply management solutions, for a consideration of…

Single View of The Supplier

Posted by Pete Loughlin in The Rest

Do You know Who I Am? Have you ever had this experience – in a bank perhaps.  You have a query over a payment or a transaction on your credit card payment maybe – and you get treated like a mere mortal. Yet you have…

Basware Announces InvoiceReady

Posted by Pete Loughlin in The Rest

InvoiceReady removes paper and reliance on manual spreadsheets, reducing the time and cost burdens of financial processes and increasing visibility of financial commitments STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Basware, the leading provider of purchase-to-pay solutions, has announced a new best-of-breed e-invoicing service for small and medium sized businesses….

Basware Hits The Hundred

Posted by Pete Loughlin in The Rest

Basware, the leading provider of purchase-to-pay solutions, has further expanded its Open Network for e-invoice and purchase message transactions by achieving the significant milestone of 100 partners across the globe. New partners include First Businesspost in Germany; Unified Post in the Netherlands; and Inovis, part…