50 Providers to Know for 2018

Spend Matters is excited to reveal the 50 Providers to Know for 2018.

50 to Know badgeThe Spend Matters 50 Providers to Know list highlights firms that continue to lead the charge on new procurement technologies and services, setting the industry standard. Vendors listed were independently selected by the Spend Matters analyst team based on each provider’s merits and much internal debate.

This year sees advancements as well as new additions to the 50 to Know list to the list. Companies such as OpusCapita, Proxima Group, RapidRatings and Scout RFP make their first appearances on the 50 to Know list in 2018, having been on the 50 to Watch list in previous years. OMNIA Partners and Mercado Libre are two examples of companies not previously recognized as a Provider to Know or Watch. They have made the jump directly to the Know list. Additionally, this is the fifth year issuing the Spend Matters ‘Providers to Know’ list and credit is due to those companies who have been present on one of our lists for all five years.

If you are making a tech selection or simply want to understand the industry’s main players, these are the providers you need to know:

  • A.T. Kearney
  • Accenture
  • Achilles
  • Amazon Business
  • Avetta
  • Basware
  • Beeline
  • Beroe
  • BirchStreet Systems
  • C2FO
  • Coupa (including Trade Extensions and Spend360)
  • Dun & Bradstreet
  • DCR Workforce
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • Denali – A WNS Company
  • Determine
  • EcoVadis
  • Exari
  • GEP
  • The Hackett Group
  • Icertis
  • Infosys
  • Insight Sourcing Group (including SpendHQ)
  • Ivalua
  • Jaggaer
  • KPMG
  • LexisNexis
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Mercado Libre
  • OMNIA Partners (including Corporate United and Prime Advantage)
  • OpusCapita (including jCatalog)
  • Oracle
  • Prodigo Solutions
  • PRO Unlimited
  • Proxima
  • PwC
  • RapidRatings
  • Resilinc
  • riskmethods
  • SAP SE (including Ariba, Concur and Fieldglass)
  • Scanmarket
  • Scout RFP
  • Seal Software
  • Sievo
  • SynerTrade
  • Taulia
  • Tradeshift (including IBX)
  • WorkMarket, an ADP Company
  • ZeroChaos
  • Zycus (including Invocus)

Why the 50 Providers to Know list?

Spend Matters has a unique role in the industry, covering the rapid evolution of procurement technology and solutions.. This gives us valuable insights for anyone looking to make a vendor selection or better understand the playing field. The 50 to Watch and Know lists are the result of intense debate, discussion and refinement among the Spend Matters analyst team, and reflect our unbiased, independent view of the organizations you should know and watch. 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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