50 Providers to Watch for 2019

At Spend Matters, we routinely review the latest procurement technology and service offerings. This uniquely positions us to help you with your vendor selection process. The 50/50 lists are the result of intense debate, discussion and refinement among all Spend Matters analysts, and reflect our unbiased, independent view of the organizations you should know and watch.

This year's issuing the Spend Matters ‘Providers to Watch’ list and it’s never been this competitive and dynamic. Note that the companies on the lists were independently selected by the Spend Matters analyst team based on each provider’s merits.

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Take a look at the providers our analysts believe are worth considering for your procurement projects:

Aera
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171 2nd Street 5th Floor | San Francisco, California | 94015 USA
info@aeratechnology.com
+1 (408) 524 2222
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Agiloft
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460 Seaport Ct. #200 | Redwood City, California | 94063 United States
marketing@agiloft.com
6505878615x1
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Winner of the PC Mag "Editors' Choice" award and top-rated by users on Capterra, Agiloft Contract Management Suite works the way you do. Automate contract generation, approvals, reporting for working with customers and suppliers. Deep configurability means the system conforms to your supply chain and procurement processes and not the other way around. Trusted by 3+M users.

Allocation
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132 N York Street | Elmhurst, IL | 60126 United States
dm@us.allocation.net
872-215-1227
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Founded in 1998, Allocation’s mission has been to solve procurement’s more complex, and often more strategic, challenges: Req-2-Manage. Complex purchase specs do not fit into indirect systems and controls; therefore, critical decisions are too often made outside of existing investments. Companies such as BMW, Magna, Siemens and more leverage our Strategic Collaboration Platform to: -> Requisition direct material (or other

American Express
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230 Vesey St | New York, New York | 10281 USA
info@americanexpress.com
1-800-528-4800
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

AnyDATA Solutions
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3rd Floor 17 Carlton House Terrace | London, Westminster | SW1Y 5AH United Kingdom
info@anydatasolutions.com
44 (0)800 080 7861
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A true end-to-end rapid analytics platform (PaaS), extensible across functions, industries different use cases, providing a Market Place of Data, Contract Management, Compliance On Boarding and Analytics Solutions. The power to combine cleansed data, contracts, on boarding information and enrichment data to get the full story. Applications ready to go to day, integrated and with the flexibility to change as

aPriori
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300 Baker Ave | Concord, MA | 01742 United States
ProductCost@apriori.com
1-978-371-2006
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

AvidXchange
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1210 AvidXchange Lane | Charlotte, NC | 28206 United States
info@avidxchange.com
800.560.9305
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Founded in the year 2000, AvidXchange transforms the way companies pay their bills. Trusted by more than 5,500 customers throughout North America, AvidXchange is the industry leader in automating invoice and payment processes across the real estate, HOA, construction, and healthcare industries. AvidXchange is distinguished as a global fintech unicorn and one of the fastest growing technology companies in the

BidMode
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470 Sapphire Drive | Carmel, Indiana | 46032 United States
ian.diakov@bidmode.com
5742103367
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Powerful sourcing optimization with the best customer service in the industry.

Bodhala
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222 Broadway, Floor 19 | New York, New York | 10038 United States
info@bodhala.com
212-594-1475
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Bonfire
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121 Charles St. W. #C429 | Kitchener, Ontario | N2G 1H6 Canada
Hello@GoBonfire.com
1-800-354-8010
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Bonfire is a leader in strategic sourcing and procurement technology that makes the Request for Proposal (RFP) process easy. The collaborative and powerful cloud-based platform offers online solicitation, submission, contract evaluation and management, and vendor performance. Bonfire is smart sourcing, made easy. www.gobonfire.com

BuyerQuest
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343 West Bagley Road | Berea, Ohio | 44017 United States
doug.blossey@buyerquest.com
216-956-2386
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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BuyerQuest enables the Next Generation Procure-to-Pay (P2P) Experience BuyerQuest delivers an unparalleled eCommerce experience to some of the world's largest and most sophisticated procurement organizations. Our software streamlines and enhances the corporate buying process in order to increase user adoption, drive contract compliance, and save money. Search - Buy - Pay A P2P Solution that creates real value for an

Catalytic
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954 W. Washington BLVD Suite 700 | Chicago, Illinois | 60607 USA
hello@catalytic.com
1-844-PUSHBOT
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Celonis
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114 W 41st St floor 16 | New York, NY | 10036 United States
info@celonis.com
(212) 847-0692
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Celonis is the leader in business transformation software based on the process mining technology it pioneered.

Certify
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20 York St. | Portland, Maine | 04101 United States
sales@certify.com
888-925-0510
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Certify is the leading online spend management solution for companies of all sizes. Organizations worldwide book travel, complete expense reports, and digitize the procure-to-pay process quickly and easily using Certify cloud and mobile applications. For more information about Certify, please call +1 207 773-6100 or visit www.certify.com.

Chainalytics
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2500 Cumberland Parkway, Suite 550 | Atlanta, GA | 30339 United States
info@chainalytics.com
(770) 433-1566
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Chainalytics accelerates fact-based transformation for supply chain leaders around the globe, including 18 of Gartner’s Top 25 supply chains. Chainalytics brings unparalleled passion to its core purpose: To help leaders realize maximum value from their supply chains. Our combination of top supply chain talent, proven methodologies, and proprietary market intelligence delivers actionable insight and measurable outcomes. With locations across Europe,

Chrome River Technologies
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5757 Wlishire Blvd., Suite 270 | Los Angeles, CA | 90036 United States
info@chromeriver.com
888-781-0088
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

ConnXus
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5155 Financial Way | Mason, OH | 45040 United States
ying.liang@connxus.com
5132042873
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Decideware
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1 Market St, Ste 3600 | San Francisco, CA | 94105 United States
sales@decideware.com
888-666-5553
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"Agency Lifecycle Experts" Decideware provides major advertisers with the world's best agency lifecycle management platform. We offer an integrated suite of solutions which help advertisers optimize their agency relationships and spend. The Agency Lifecycle Platform currently consists of five modules: Agency Selection Scope of Work Creative Manager Production Budgeting Performance Evaluation We believe Decideware's Agency Lifecycle Management Platform offers advertisers

DHL Resilience360
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1210 S. Pine Island Rd. | Plantation, FL | 33324 United States
chris.clews@dhl.com
954-626-4496
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Resilience360 is an innovative, cloud-based platform that helps companies to visualize, track and protect their business operations. The solution facilitates intuitive supply chain visualization while tracking assets, suppliers, orders and shipments, and enables near real-time monitoring of incidents capable of disrupting or delaying supply chains. Resilience360 easily integrates with business systems and helps companies keep track of risk in combination

Expensify
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88 Kearny St. | San Francisco, California | 94108 USA
info@expensify.com
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Field Nation
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901 S. Marquette Avenue, Suite 2300 | Minneapolis, MN | 55402 United States
info@fieldnation.com
877-573-4353
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Fiverr
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401 Broadway Ste. 1600 | New York, New York | 10013 USA
feedback@fiverr.com
+1 (551) 208-2140
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

FreightOS
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6 Argyle Street | Mongok, Hong Kong | 93406 China
marketing@tradeos.com
(855) 588-5873
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

LeaseAccelerator
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10740 Parkridge Blvd Suite 701 | Reston, VA | 20191 United States
skeifer@leaseaccelerator.com
1-866-446-0980
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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The average Fortune 500 company leases several hundred million dollars of assets such as cars and vehicle fleets, computers and data center equipment, forklifts and material handling equipment. Most procurement departments aggressively negotiate the purchasing price for equipment, but don’t exercise the same rigor when it comes to financing leases. Instead, the capital for leases is sourced from either the

LegalSifter
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1251 Waterfront Place, Suite 200 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | 15222 United States
inquiry@legalsifter.com
7242217438
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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At LegalSifter, our mission is to bring affordable legal services to the world by empowering people with artificial intelligence. LegalSifter (the product) helps clients review contracts in a minute or two using artificial intelligence and the advice of their lawyers and leaders. Users start by uploading draft contracts into LegalSifter. Sifters – the software trained to read text, look for

LevaData
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60 Market Street, Suite 700 | San jose, CA | 95113 United States
info@levadata.com
408-809-2780
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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LevaData helps global enterprises improve gross margins by reducing supply chain costs, with a focus on delivering measurable and accountable supply chain solutions and strategies that transform companies. The unique LevaData Cognitive Sourcing™ Platform allows customers to sense, recommend, act, and learn. Customers include leaders in the top global supply chain organizations, as well as medium-sized OEMs seeking to achieve

LexisNexis
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9443 N Springboro Pike | Dayton, OH | 45342 United States
supply@lexisnexis.com
800-628-3612
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For more than 40 years, LexisNexis has been helping companies deliver good profit by enabling them to build and maintain trusted relationships using effective due […]

Llamasoft
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201 South Division St. Ste. 200 | Ann Arbor, Michigan | 48104 USA
info@llamasoft.com
+1 734-418-3120
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Market Dojo
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Westend Business Suites | Stonehouse, Gloucestershire | GL10 3SL United Kingdom
marketing@marketdojo.com
01173180955
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Market Dojo provide a range of affordable, on-demand eSourcing tools to help procurement professionals negotiate more effectively. Market Dojo - Accessible eSourcing Software (RFx/reverse auctions) Category Dojo - Spend Category Analysis Tool Innovation Dojo - 2-Way Buyer and Supplier Collaboration Software SIM Dojo - Supplier Onboarding Tool Sign up for free to discover everything our software has to offer in

Mastercard
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2000 Purchase Street | Purchase, NY | 10577 US
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

MBO Partners
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13454 Sunrise Valley Dr, Suite 300 | Herndon, VA | 20171 United States
tclarke@mbopartners.com
(703) 793-6209
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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MBO Partners is the leading provider of management services for independent professionals and the clients that engage them. We deliver a complete Business Operating System that makes it easy for those self-employed professionals and their clients to work together in a convenient, tax-efficient and legally compliant manner. For self-employed professionals, MBO Partners manages their entire business infrastructure. Our technology platform

Medius
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12 E 49th St, Floor 11 | New York, NY | 10017 United States
info.usa@medius-group.com
+1 877-443-4483
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Medius is a leading provider of AP invoice automation solutions in the cloud. MediusFlow is a game-changing AP Automation solution that delivers efficiency and control of the entire Accounts Payable process. By providing clear financial visibility, optimized resource allocation and strategic insights, we’re able to help advance our customer’s businesses. With the knowledge gained from 17+ years of AP-specific focus

Mintec
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Unit Q Bourne End Business Park Cores End Road | Bourne End, Buckinghamshire | SL8 5AS United Kingdom
sales@mintecglobal.com
01628 642498
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Mintec is a global leader, an independent and trusted provider of advanced analytics tools, insights and pricing information for your direct costs. Mintec has been providing market leading raw material price data and business intelligence tools to leading global procurement teams for more than 30 years. Over the past few years, Mintec has invested heavily in its innovation programme. Mintec

NPI
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271 17th Street NW, Suite 550 | Atlanta, GA | 271 17th Street NW, Suite 550 United States
kaddington@npifinancial.com
404-591-7500
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What We Do at NPI NPI is an IT sourcing consulting company that helps enterprises identify and eliminate overspending on IT and Telecom purchases, accelerate purchasing cycles and align internal buying teams. We deliver transaction-level price benchmark analysis, license and service optimization advice, and vendor specific negotiation intel that enables IT and Telecom buying teams to drive measurable savings. NPI

NVoicePay
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8905 SW Nimbus Ave | Beaverton, Oregon | 97008 USA
kim.pendergrass@nvoicepay.com
+1.877.974.1750
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

OpusCapita
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Keilaranta 13 | Espoo, Helsinki | FI-02150 Finland
kelly.babbit@opuscapita.com
510-595-6800
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OpusCapita digitalizes and automates purchasing, invoice handling and payments, as well as cash management and supplier financing. With 600 million annual transactions, over 200 million of which are automated electronic documents, we have the expertise to make buying and paying easier and more cost effective. You get end-to-end visibility, control and compliance of your spend and cash flow. In 2015

Per Angusta
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19 rue Montgolfier | Lyon, Rhone | 69006 France
hello@per-angusta.com
0033 4 26 28 27 18
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Per Angusta is reinventing Procurement Performance Management (PPM). With Per Angusta’s cloud-based Procurement Performance Management Solution, procurement teams can create a step change in their productivity — all while managing and sharing their performance with Finance in all simplicity. The solution enables purchasing teams to drastically increase agility and efficiency in their day-to-day strategic sourcing management activities. Since 2012, more

Science Exchange
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555 Bryant Street, #939 | Palo Alto, CA | 94301 United States
marketing@scienceexchange.com
+1 (855) 467-2439
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Simfoni
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549 W Randolph St | Chicago, Illinois | 60661 United States
info@simfoni.com
3125837500
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Simfoni is a market leader in the field of apps and analytics for procurement and supply chain. Clients deploy our state-of-the-art analytics platform, Virtuosi™ to help understand better where there are opportunities for business improvement. The Virtuosi analytics output helps clients identify how they can make procurement and supply chain operations easier, more efficient and more effective. Where appropriate, we

Spendency
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Landsvägen 50A | Sundbyberg, Stockholm | 17263 Sweden
nils.lundgren@spendency.com
+46707744551
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Spendency is an easy-to-use and effective spend analysis tool that gives you an excellent overview of, and also deep insight into, your company’s cost base. This helps you make good analyses and create a better understanding for both you and others, in your efforts to create better business for your company. Spendency is a modern spend analysis tool and differs

tealbook
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38 Camden Street | Toronto, Ontario | M5V1V1 Canada
hannah@tealbook.com
416-523-2656
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Tealbook empowers procurement teams with a platform that leverages advanced AI to enable better visibility, increased accuracy and effortless analytics across the supplier base. We enable buyers and suppliers to partner in a meaningful and scalable way by bridging the gap in traditional procurement processes. Tealbook delivers on the promise of agile procurement through advanced technology with an engaging platform

TenderEasy
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Tegnergatan 35 | Stockholm, Stockholm | 11161 Sweden
info@tendereasy.com
+46 8 525 006 94
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TenderEasy’s vision is to become the first choice for sustainable freight tendering, we will realise potential for our customers by independent and easy to use freight optimisation, in the air, on land and on the seven seas. The company was founded in 2004, when after many years working in the freight industry, we were frustrated. Frustrated that we had to

Thomson Reuters
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610 Opperman Dr | Toronto, Ontario | M5H 2R2 Canada
terri.merte@tr.com
+1 416 687 7500
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Tipalti
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1810 Gateway Dr. Suite 300 | San Mateo, California | 94404 United States
sales@tipalti.com
(650) 319-8999
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Tipalti is the only end-to-end global payables automation solution that streamlines the entire accounts payable and supplier payments operation. More than just a global remittance engine, Tipalti also provides supplier onboarding and vetting, digital tax form collection and validation, invoice processing, PO matching, proactive supplier communications, early payments, enterprise-grade financial controls, real-time payment reconciliation, and AP reporting. The seamless nature

Transparency-One
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100 Cambridge Street, 14th Floor | Boston, Massachusetts | 02114 United States
kellyann.tsai@transparency-one.com
+1 617-804-0960
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Transparency-One is a cloud-based solution enabling companies to discover, analyze and monitor all suppliers, components, and facilities from source to store. Transparency-One combines cutting edge graph database technology, supply chain expertise, and global supplier onboarding services to help all supply chain stakeholders reduce business risk. Proactively manage risk by making it easy to track, manage, and maintain information. The application

Uber for Business
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1455 Market St 4th Fl | San Francisco, CA | 94103 USA
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Vertex
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2301 Renaissance Blvd | King of Prussia, Pennsylvania | 19406 USA
info@vertexinc.com
1(844) 226-0658
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VNDLY
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8301 Cherrydale Ct | Mason, OH | 45040 United States
shashank@vndly.com
8187033862
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Vroozi
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15000 Ventura Blvd, #201 | Sherman Oaks, CA | 91403 United States
info@vroozi.com
866-509-5045
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Vroozi provides mobile-first spend management, marketplace, and invoicing automation solutions for midmarket and enterprise customers. With the Vroozi SpendTech® platform, organizations optimize how they purchase, invoice, and collaborate with their suppliers centered around an intuitive and elegant user interface that allows for immediate end user adoption and minimal training for employees and trading partners. Vroozi provides a powerful API library

Yooz
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8951 Cypress Waters Blvd, Ste. 170 | Coppell, Texas | 75019 United States
contact@us.getyooz.com
832-384-9669
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Yooz is a fast-growing, award-winning software firm that solves for today’s finance professionals’ top invoice and payment processing challenges by providing innovative, cloud-based AP automation. Yooz offers an intuitive, simple, secure, purchase to pay invoice processing solution that integrates seamlessly with more than 200 ERP platforms. Simplicity, transparency, security, savings, and mobility form the hallmark foundation of the Yooz platform

Zylo
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55 Monument Circle, Suite 600 | Indianapolis, Indiana | 46204 United States
info@zylo.com
317-350-4466
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The largest independent enterprise SaaS management platform, Zylo transforms how businesses manage their SaaS application portfolios. By creating transparency around SaaS spend, license utilization, and user feedback, Zylo provides a centralized system of record that empowers business leaders to discover, manage, measure, and govern their SaaS investment. Zylo was named a Rising Star in Forbes’ Cloud 100 list, the definitive