There has been a lot of talk lately about supplier portals and Supplier Information Management (SIM), but there is still much confusion among buyers. Many questions remain as to why vendor portals are important, what to look for, and how to shop. In fact, if you ask five people what a supplier portal does, you may likely get five [...]
I was recently speaking with my colleague Josh Morrison (who heads up our client consulting practice at Lavante) about the state of Supplier Portals. During the conversation I relayed some of the raw commentary I received in the wake of a recent webinar, "Why are there so many Supplier Portals?" In the lead up to that presentation, during the event in the chat box, and immediately following it, I received more commentary based on that material than I had ever previously received from any other presentation topic.
Please join us next Thursday, August 25 @ 1p.m. EST/10 a.m. PST for an informative webinar : Why Are There So Many Portals? The pros and cons of supplier portal usage and how to make sense of it all. In this webinar, attendees will learn about the multiple portal environments facing both enterprises and supplier organizations; the benefits and challenges [...]
Vendor Portal Software is truly game changing technology. Vendor portal software has become hot button for debate in the Procure-to-Pay space. There are many different opinions about what a vendor portal is or is not. Read this article and offer your opinion!
Vendor Portal Benefits take many forms. Many people do not realize just how integrated a configurable a vendor portal will end up until they bring their team together and start to collect requirements. Also known as a Supplier Portal, they are web-based and genuine vendor management solutions that provide multiple benefits with an excellent opportunity to work and communicate with your vendors in a safe, secure, and an efficient online environment.
Supplier Portal Software can be called many different things, but to me, the simplest way of defining it would be to say that it is a genuine on-demand supplier communication tool. Supplier Portal Software can be used to transfer and organize data or to facilitate transactions for both the Buyer and the Supplier. Supplier Portals are configurable [...]
We are excited today to announce our latest Spring Thought Leadership Webinar Series on the impacts of driving high quality supplier data and supplier management! Over the next three months Lavante will deliver an expansive 5-part webinar series to better educate professionals - in and around the P2P process - on supplier management, self-service vendor [...]
Vendor portal software is not an easy thing to shop for. There are so many elements you’re required to consider, including among others reliability, efficiency, long-term costs, and finally the ease of use and further development. Yet, it comes without saying that all organizations regardless of their size or structure share the same goal and that [...]
Supplier Adoption – Maximize the ROI of Your eInvoicing Supplier Adoption difficulties are very typical in business for most SaaS-based P2P solutions. For months, your company has recognized the need for a new invoicing system. You have interviewed and evaluated all the best systems and thanks to the introduction of your new eInvoicing program; you [...]