PwC Talks Spend Management Innovation, Supply Chain Complexity

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  1. The Best of Both Worlds

    The flexibility and scalability of cloud-based solutions hold a lot of promise for sourcing, procurement, and supply chain processes, but many organizations already have on-premise infrastructures built around SAP ERP devoted to managing these processes. How do you protect your existing investments while also taking advantage of the innovations offered by the cloud? Learn how…

  2. The Role of Finance in an End-to-End Procurement Value Chain

    The advantages of automating your procure-to-pay (P2P) network are easy to imagine, particularly when it comes to efficiency. The potential benefits go far beyond efficiency gains, however. If done correctly, an automated P2P network can provide new opportunities for spend visibility, supplier management, and collaboration. Learn why finance is taking a central role in the…

  3. MetLife Connects SAP Ariba with Vertex to Make Better Taxability Decisions

    MetLife is one of the world’s largest financial services company, offering insurance, annuities, employee benefits, and asset management services with operations across the globe.

  4. Achieving a Real-Time Supply Chain Through Better Collaboration

    Modern supply chains are more difficult to manage than ever. With production shifting to contract manufacturing and an expectation for “lot size of one” capabilities, sourcing and procurement require a new level of transparency, efficiency, and collaboration. While transitioning to a digitized supply chain meets these needs, many procurement departments are hindered by manual processes…

  5. Maximize Supply Chain Transparency and Gain Control of Freight Spend with the Latest SAP TM Capabilities

    Achieving increased transparency across today’s complex supply chains is a fundamental objective for many organizations. Gaining such visibility has proven to be a very real challenge impacting both operational efficiency and customer service levels. Equally important is the ability to effectively manage transportation costs, which is critical in achieving total efficiency across the entire supply…...…

  6. The Power of Collaboration

    Collaboration between procurement and finance is nothing new; in many organizations, those two teams have been working together for some time on source-to-pay processes. But today, there’s a third team that needs to be a part of this collaboration: IT. By joining the expertise and resources of IT with those of the finance and procurement…

  7. Live from SAPinsider Studio: Citrix Systems on SAP Access Violation Management by Greenlight

    Danielle Bass of Citrix Systems discusses her company’s use of SAP Access Violation Management (AVM) from Greenlight Technologies with Susan Stapleton of Greenlight at the 2016 SAPinsider GRC event in Las Vegas. This is an edited version of the transcript: Susan Stapleton, Greenlight Technologies: Hi, I’m Susan Stapleton with Greenlight Technologies. We’re here at the…...…

  8. Extending the Value of On-Premise with Source-to-Pay in the Cloud

    Advances in cloud computing and business networks have changed business in ways that could not have been imagined a few years ago, and these changes touch every aspect of an organization. Procurement and supply chain management are no exception. Cloud applications can modernize processes across the source-to-pay process and bring greater efficiency to the supply…

  9. Live from SAPinsider Studio: Invoice-to-Pay with SAP S/4HANA and Ariba

    Friederike Hertenstein, Director, Accounts Payable, SAP Solution Management Finance, visited with SAPinsider Studio at the 2016 SAPinsider Financials event in Las Vegas to discuss Invoice to Pay and Sourcing to Pay processes in SAP S/4HANA Finance and the importance of integrating invoicing with the Ariba Network. This is an edited transcript of the discussion: Ken…...…

  10. Driving Procurement Transformation with Source to Pay Program

    Queensland Transport and Main Roads (TMR) faced challenges with their cumbersome procurement process involving 66 discrete steps and the manual handling of over 5.3 million documents annually. Collaborating with SAP, TMR introduced a digital Source to Pay system, streamlining the purchasing process, and accommodating Queensland SME’s, Indigenous, diverse, and large suppliers through an integrated platform.…