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How do suppliers really feel about supplier portals?

Last week I partnered with Ernie Martin of Receivable Savvy to deliver a webinar entitled " Why So Many Portals?" We could quickly tell that this presentation was a little different than previous webinars. More so than any other topic that I have ever presented in any format - I received and reviewed a number of comments that demonstrated some real emotion.

By | August 30th, 2016|Categories: Lavante|0 Comments

Going for Gold Infographic

Lavante reached out to ask P2P professionals about their environments and their ambitions. We found the results to be very interesting. In this infographic, we outline who we surveyed and what they are seeing in the marketplace.

By | August 19th, 2016|Categories: Lavante|0 Comments

FREE WEBINAR: Why Are There So Many Supplier Portals?

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 [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|Categories: Supplier Portals|Tags: , |0 Comments

Join Us for a Webinar of Olympic Importance!

  The results for our P2P survey are in! A few weeks ago we went out to the market and asked P2P professionals from procurement to accounts payable - and every stop in between (sourcing, finance, treasury, purchasing, legal, contracting and more) to give us their take on the P2P marketplace. We surveyed 128 P2P champions and asked a [...]

By | July 28th, 2016|Categories: Procure to Pay|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Free Webinar Replay: What is Supplier Compliance, Really?

Thank you all for joining us on our webinar, "What is Supplier Compliance, Really?" I would also like to give a big thank you to Peggy Marks for being a guest speaker on our webinar. In this webinar we emphasized how vital it is to create an effective, robust and flexible supplier compliance program in today's ever-changing global business environment. The webinar [...]

Keep Your Vendor Portal Software Buzzing!

Keep Your Vendor Portal Software Buzzing! Communication is key to the way bees communicate and beehives operate. Bees create their honeycomb dwellings for support, otherwise valuable honey would be lost. Each bee must complete their manual tasks all while communicating their progress to the rest of the hive.  Similar to the importance of communication within a hive, [...]

Clean That Room Now!

Clean That Room Now! All across the board, businesses have problems with inaccurate supplier data. All around the world parents have problems with their children's dirty rooms. If you have children, I'm sure you've asked them at one time or another to clean their room. I bet that most of the time they don’t end up cleaning [...]

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: Supplier Data|Tags: , |0 Comments

2016 “Procure-to-Pay” Trends Survey

  Every year (every couple of quarters, really) we poll the Procure-to-Pay (P2P) marketplace compiling feedback from end-users, analysts and experts in the field.  We leverage the results from these surveys to deliver meaningful research back into the market. Earlier this  year we leveraged client feedback and vendor file data for a "Supplier Data Quality Survey." [...]

By | June 14th, 2016|Categories: Procure to Pay|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Supplier Onboarding Takes Flight

Supplier Onboarding Takes Flight  The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has been in the news as of late for its insanely long lines and wait times.  The agency that costs taxpayers $7.5 billion a year employs 40,000-plus screeners and 15,000-plus administrators to check documents and scan luggage in order to keep us safe. Contrary to what you [...]

By | June 13th, 2016|Categories: Supplier On-boarding|Tags: , |0 Comments

Vendor Master Data Management – A Child’s Game?

So you're probably wondering - How is Vendor Master Data Management like a children's game? Do you remember playing the “Telephone” as a child?  The message being passed along gets changed every time and by the time the last person receives the message, it has completely changed and everyone laughs at the last person who [...]