The Oscars and the thought leadership ecosphere

28 Feb 2012 Posted by Pete Loughlin in Social Media

I have a great deal of respect for the analyst community. They provide a valuable service, if somewhat overpriced but they have for a number of years suffered from the same problem that Hollwood suffers from. They take themselves too seriously. Jason Busch has written…

Supply chain democracy relies on your vote

24 Feb 2012 Posted by Lars Rolf Jacobsen in AP Automation, Dynamic Discounting, e-invoicing, Electronic Invoicing, Financial Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Finance

Today, we’re delighted to welcome a guest post from Lars Rolf Jacobsen – Financial Solutions Manager at Tradeshift. Size matters. Throughout history, it has always been the case that the bigger company in a relationship has all the power. And financial transactions are no exception…

OB10 partners with Buzón E in Mexico

22 Feb 2012 Posted by Pete Loughlin in e-invoicing, Electronic Invoicing

OB10 have just announced an important partnership with Buzón E, a Mexican government accredited e-Invoicing solution provider. This strengthens OB10’s service in terms of both compliance and local presence. According to the press release “The partnership with Buzón E will offer OB10’s depth of knowledge in purchase-to-pay…

E-procurement’s second wind (2) – Vinimaya

16 Feb 2012 Posted by Pete Loughlin in e-Procurement

In the first post in this series, we put forward the view that e-procurement has never lived up to its promise.  The promise of buying everything from an on-line catalogue. A system that would enforce compliance to contract, eliminate maverick spend, reduce the cost of…