Per Angusta: An Escape From ‘Excel Hell’ — Year-End Tech Review

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This post is part of our 2016 Year-End Procurement Tech Review, in which we offer procurement practitioners a bird’s-eye view of some key vendors and their solutions in select categories. This week, we continue to highlight companies in the sourcing (including e-sourcing) and supplier management spaces.

The amount of time it took Per Angusta founder Pierre Laprée to consolidate, normalize and analyze data in managing his sourcing pipeline, projects and savings projections on a daily basis in Excel was enormous — and the end result was not always reliable. Finding no solution in the market designed specifically for sourcing pipeline management, he decided to form Per Angusta and build one.

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Digitized in China: Exporting New Realities

Spend Matters welcomes this guest post from Gareth Bowen, head of SAP Greater China.

For centuries, China has been the largest manufacturer in the world. And it has led the way in developing innovative processes that have fundamentally transformed production and supply chains. But China is changing. And a new lexicon may be in order: Digitized in China.

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