Best-of-Breed E-Procurement Smackdown: Choosing Between 3 Different Categories of Providers [PRO]

1920568BD3 (1) For middle-market and large private-sector organizations, making a best-of-breed e-procurement decision used to be easy. There was Ariba (and then Coupa) and everyone else. But in recent years, the market has become much more fragmented – even among specialist providers – and an e-procurement shortlist today will not look anything like a shortlist from even the last Wave or Magic Quadrant. But here's the even more fundamental challenge: There is not one e-procurement market! This Spend Matters research brief examines 3 different types of best-of-breed procurement providers that are a proxy for 3 different categories of e-procurement solutions: Coupa, Ivalua and BuyerQuest. Each vendor represents different philosophies and brings a unique solution orientation and strength – as do their peers.

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2 E-Procurement Choices: Which One is Best For You?

- March 25, 2015 3:05 PM | Categories: Analysis, eProcurement / Procurement, Vendor Snapshots

crossing-crossroad-street-3968 jCatalog and Vroozi are bringing innovation to the e-procurement world in different ways. Jason Busch, founder and managing director, discussed this in his PRO research brief published earlier today on Spend Matters. Make sure to check out the article: E-Procurement 2.0: jCatalog and Vroozi – 2 Opposite Ends of P2P Innovation.

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Business Intelligence to Transform Procurement