50 Providers to Know for 2017

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 is third year issuing the Spend Matters ‘Providers to Know’ 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.

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

A.T. Kearney
222 West Adams Street | Chicago, IL | 60606 United States
+1 312 648 0111
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Accenture
161 N Clark | Chicago, 60601 | 60601 United States
alexis.c.perez@accenture.com
3126937408
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Accenture Strategy operates at the intersection of business and technology. We bring together our capabilities in business, technology, operations and function strategy to help our clients envision and execute industry specific strategies that support enterprise wide transformation. Our focus on issues related to digital disruption, competitiveness, global operating models, talent and leadership help drive both efficiencies and growth. For more

Achilles
30 Western Gate | Abingdon, International | OX14 4SH United Kingdom
enquiries@achilles.com
+441235 820813
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Achilles creates and manages a global network of collaborative industry communities, allowing trading partners to share high quality, structured, real-time data. Using cloud-based technology and industry expertise we act as an independent partner, providing validated data and insightful analytics to enable buyers across a sector to identify and manage risk and suppliers to increase market reach while increasing compliance and

Amazon Business
410 Terry Avenue N | Seattle, WA | 98109 United States
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Amazon Business is a new marketplace on Amazon.com that combines the selection, convenience, and value customers have come to know and love from Amazon, with new features and unique benefits tailored to businesses.

Basware
60 Long Ridge Road | Stamford, CT | 06902 United States
Sales.usa@basware.com
+1 203.487.7900
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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As the global leader in providing purchase-to-pay and e-invoicing solutions in the world of commerce, Basware empowers companies to unlock value across their financial operations. With Basware, small businesses to corporate giants across all industries can simplify and streamline key financial processes to strengthen control, reduce costs and gain proactive insight into cash flows, as well as improve buyer-supplier relationships.

Beeline
12724 Gran Bay Parkway W, Ste 200 | Jacksonville, FL | 32224 United States
taylor.tiner@beeline.com
9045275816
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Beeline’s two VMSs (Beeline VMS and IQN VMS) enable companies to increase profitability, mitigate risk, and attain qualified talent by utilizing the extended workforce. Beeline is the world’s largest independent provider of solutions for sourcing and managing the complex world of contingent labor. Our software helps procurement, sourcing, and human resources professionals optimize costs, reduce risks, and add value to

Beroe Inc
338, Raleigh Street | Holly Springs, North Carolina | 27540 United States
hemant.nadkarni@beroe-inc.com
+1 609 903 4172
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Beroe is the premier global provider of customized procurement services specializing in sourcing, supply chain visibility, financial risk analysis, and environmental impact. Some of our customers are the largest in the world, including over 170 of the Fortune 500. Beroe delivers strategic procurement intelligence that helps you answer critical questions and achieve business objectives. As an integrated extension of your

BirchStreet Systems
1301 Dove Street | Newport Beach, California | 92660 United States
sales@birchstreet.net
949-567-7000
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

BravoSolution
217 N. Jefferson, Suite 400 | Chicago, Illinois | 60661 United States
a.brody@bravosolution.com
3123733100
About
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Recent Coverage
BravoSolution is a leading global strategic procurement solution provider. Our procurement technology platform and practitioner experience help more than 600 companies and 100,000 procurement professionals in over 70 countries unlock the power of procurement to drive financial performance, develop procurement organizational excellence, manage risk and influence innovation. BravoSolution’s approach to strategic procurement consistently delivers business outcomes to enable customers to

Coupa Software
1855 South Grant Street | San Mateo, CA | 94402 United States
sales@coupa.com
650-931-3200
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Coupa Software, a leader in cloud-based spend management, enables businesses everywhere to recognize bottom-line financial success via Value-as-a-Service. Customers – small, medium and large - representing the Americas, EMEA, and APAC rely on Coupa to support business agility and reduce costs. Only Coupa provides an organic suite of true cloud spend management applications, including invoicing, procurement, expense management, sourcing and

DCR Workforce
7795 NW Beacon Square Blvd. #201 | Boca Raton, Florida | 33487 United States
neha.goel@dcrworkforce.com
5613761545
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Our View
Recent Coverage
DCR Workforce is the provider of cutting-edge Smart Track, our cloud-based, vendor-neutral, innovative Vendor Management System (VMS) that provides contingent workforce management and service procurement solutions, and Smart Track xCHANGE, the leading platform for suppliers and contingent workers. DCR provides a unified approach to manage all aspects of contingent workforce engagement and deliver insight into your services spend. We are

Deloitte
550 S. Tryon Street | Charlotte, North Carolina | 28202 United States
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Deloitte takes a holistic view of the supply chain to drive integrated solutions, and has been identified as a leader among Supply Chain Consulting firms based on its breadth and depth of Sourcing and Procurement services. Deloitte has developed a deep expertise in: - Indirect Sourcing & Procurement - Direct Sourcing & Procurement - Supplier Management & Collaboration - Category

Denali – A WNS Company
1251 Waterfront Place Suite 200 | Pittsburgh, PA | 15222 United States
asieb@denaliusa.com
844.633.6254
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Determine, Inc.
615 West Carmel Drive | Carmel, IN | 46032 United States
sales@determine.com
1.877.712.9560
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Recent Coverage
Determine (NASDAQ: DTRM) is a leading global provider of solutions in the cloud. Our recognized technologies enable our customers to effectively manage the full scope of Source to Pay and ECLM using the Determine Cloud Platform. The Determine Cloud Platform gives procurement, finance, and legal professionals the ability to deliver profound insights in corporate spend, supplier relationships and contractual obligations.

EcoVadis
205 East 42nd St, 20th floor | New York, NY | 10017 United States
sales@ecovadis.com
+1 917 398 3333
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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EcoVadis is the first collaborative platform providing sustainability ratings and performance improvement tools for global supply chains. EcoVadis’ easy-to-use Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) scorecards help procurement teams to monitor supplier sustainability practices across 150 purchasing categories and 110 countries. EcoVadis’ full-service offering can help at all phases from designing a code of conduct,change management planning, training, procurement software integration, supplier

Efficio LLC
1 Rockefeller Plaza | New York, NY | 10020 United States
info@efficioconsulting.com
+1 646 722 2937
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Efficio’s experts work with clients to identify, deliver and sustain improvement opportunities in procurement. At the same time, we transform your capabilities in order to sustain these improvements for the long term. Our international team combines unrivalled procurement expertise and industry experience with a unique blend of intellectual capital and technology – a powerful mix that delivers outstanding results. We

Ernst & Young
1 More London Place | London, | SE1 2AF United Kingdom
+44 20 7951 2000
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Exari Group, Inc.
745 Boylston Street | Boston, MA | 02116 United States
mmaziarz@exari.om
617-938-3777
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Exari was founded by lawyers who recognized that contracts were broken. Our team is made up of experts with strong legal backgrounds and a unique combination of business savvy and technological prowess that enables us to not only truly understand your business and your pain points, but also transform your contract problems into visibility and risk solutions. At Exari, we

GEP
100 Walnut Ave. | Clark, NJ | 07066 United States
info@GEP.com
732-382-6565
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
GEP helps global enterprises operate more efficiently and effectively, gain competitive advantage, boost profitability, and maximize business and shareholder value. Fresh thinking, innovative products, unrivaled domain and subject expertise, and smart, passionate people – this is how GEP creates and delivers unified business solutions of unprecedented scale, power and effectiveness. With 12 offices and operations centers in Europe, Asia and

IBISWorld
11755 Wilshire Boulevard | Los Angeles, CA | 90025 United States
harveyj@ibisworld.com
1800 330 3772
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Icertis
14711 NE 29th Pl | Bellevue, WA | 98007 United States
info@icertis.com
+1 (844) 404-2244
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Icertis, the leading provider of enterprise contract management in the cloud, solves the hardest contract management problems on the easiest to use platform. Icertis helps companies transform their commercial foundation increasing compliance, improving governance, mitigating risk and enhancing user productivity, thereby maximizing ROI and accelerating time to value. The Icertis Contract Management (ICM) platform is used by 750,000+ users at

Infor
641 Avenue of the Americas | New York, New York | 10011 United States
chelcee.coffman@infor.com
864.546.5074
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Infosys
Electronics City, Hosur Road | Bangalore, Kamataka | 560 100 India
askus@infosys.com
(+91) 80 2852 0261
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Insight Sourcing Group
5555 Triangle Parkway, Suite 300 | Atlanta, GA | 30092 United States
info@insightsourcing.com
770-628-0030
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Insight Sourcing Group helps clients improve earnings by reducing procurement-related costs. Working with senior executives, purchasing teams, and other stakeholders, ISG drives savings by providing strategic sourcing expertise, implementing procurement best practices, increasing spend visibility, and developing indirect spend consortia. Founded in 2002, ISG is the leading procurement and sourcing strategy firm in North America. The company's leadership includes Fortune

Ivalua
702 Marshall St | Redwood City, California | 94063 United States
info@ivalua.com
650-930-9710
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Ivalua is a global provider of spend management solutions and a leader in Gartner’s 2015 Strategic Sourcing Magic Quadrant. Ivalua’s cloud-based software is used by procurement and finance organizations in large, global companies, and every day more than 500,000 users and millions of suppliers from over 70 countries log into the Ivalua platform. Ivalua offers a single platform solution with

JAGGAER
3020 Carrington Mill Blvd, Suite 100 | Morrisville, NC | 27560 United States
raggarwal@jaggaer.com
919-659-2224
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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KPMG LLP
811 Main Street | Houston, TX | 77002 United States
skhushalani@kpmg.com
+1 713 319 3570
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Our mission is to make the Procurement function a competitive differentiator for our clients. We help drive sustainable improvements to make Procurement a source of value and innovation. Leveraging our financial heritage and strength in managing risk, we help achieve balanced business performance through better spend management, productivity gains, and improved internal controls. We serve as business partners providing tailored

McKinsey
55 East 52nd St. | New York, NY | 10022 United States
+1 212.446.7000
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

OpenText | GXS
9711 Washingtonian Boulevard | Gaithersburg, Maryland | 20878 United States
1-800-334-2255
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
OpenText enables the digital world, creating a better way for organizations to work with information, on premises or in the cloud. OpenText operates the world’s leading B2B network. Built on the strength of the OpenText Cloud, it connects more than 600,000 businesses that execute in excess of 16 billion transactions per year to facilitate the mission-critical transfer of goods, money,

POOL4TOOL
34119 W. Twelve Mile Road Suite 210 | Farmington Hills, Michigan | 48331 United States
roger.blumberg@pool4tool.com
2482440851
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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With nine locations in the United States, Europe, and Asia, POOL4TOOL is the undisputed Market Leader in Direct Material Procurement. Recently POOL4TOOL was recognized as “Visionary” in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing. Over 350 customers, 300,000 connected suppliers, and qualified partners are part of the global POOL4TOOL network. Our vision is Cognitive Procurement; our customers can make

PRGX Global Inc.
600 Galleria Parkway, Suite 100 | Atlanta, GA | 30339 United States
info@prgx.com
1-888-799-7976
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

PRO Unlimited
7777 Glades Road | Suite 208, Florida | 33434 United States
information@prounlimited.com
800.291.1099
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
PRO Unlimited pioneered contingent workforce management nearly 25 years ago when companies were beginning to recognize the strategies potential of these workers. That trend has only accelerated since then, and PRO has maintained a leadership position with a highly experienced staff and a unique value proposition that combines a truly vendor-neutral managed service provider (MSP) and vendor management system (VMS)

PROACTIS
Riverview Court, Castle Gate | Wetherby, West Yorkshire | LS22 6LE United Kingdom
info@proactis.com
+44 (0)1937 545070
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Recent Coverage
PROACTIS is a global Spend Control and eProcurement solution provider. Over 800 organisations across 90 countries use PROACTIS software and services to transform their procurement, purchase-to-pay and accounts payable processes to deliver greater bottom-line value. • PROACTIS Solutions for Finance enable organisations to streamline the purchase-to-pay process, eliminate labour-intensive manual registration of invoices, speed up invoice matching and approvals, and

Proxima
311 S. Wacker Drive Suite 880 | Chicago, IL | 60606 United States
info@proximagroup.com
+1 (312) 281 2911
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Proxima is the leading provider of Procurement Consulting, Managed Services, On-Demand and Commercial Management solutions, underpinned by our Catalytics technology platform. Our procurement and industry experts bring a unique set of specialist knowledge and experience to identify business opportunities, highlight gaps and explore new ideas by helping clients around the world take control of their complex network of suppliers, changing

PwC
1 N Wacker Drive | Chicago, IL | 60606 United States
james.e.costa@pwc.com
3122982892
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:

Resilinc
5201 Great America Pkwy, Suite 320 | Santa Clara, CA | 95054 United States
info@resilinc.com
(408) 524-2940,
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Resilinc is the leading provider of supply chain resiliency solutions and delivers scalable enterprise solutions that enable supply chain professionals to gain visibility across multiple tiers of their complex, global supply chains. With a comprehensive offering that encompasses multi-tier supply chain mapping, single points of failure analytics, global disruption event monitoring and management, mitigation workflow, and part-level supply chain compliance

riskmethods
50 Milk St | Boston, MA | 02109 United States
info@riskmethods.net
+1 617-370-8133
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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riskmethods provides companies with a comprehensive supply chain risk management solution for identification of risks in the supply chain, assessment of the impact and implementation of appropriate action plans. Potential risks are detected at an early stage, which means that delivery capability is not compromised, compliance is maintained, and the corporate image is not jeopardized. The SaaS solution, which was

SAP SE
Dietmar-Hopp-Allee 16 | Waldorf, | 69190 Germany
info@sap.com
+49 180 534-34-24
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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As the market leader in enterprise application software, SAP is at the center of today’s business and technology revolution. SAP helps you streamline your processes, giving you the ability to use live data to predict customer trends – live and in the moment. Across your entire business. When you run live, you run simple with SAP. SAP Ariba, SAP Fieldglass,

Scanmarket
12600 Deerfield Parkway Suite 100 | Alpharetta, Georgia | 30004 United States
northamerica@scanmarket.com
800.411.6202
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Recent Coverage
Scanmarket is the market-leading global Strategic Sourcing platform. Our proven cloud-based solution is trusted by 300+ customers operating in more than 40 countries enabling (on average): 301% increase in sourcing productivity 105% increase in contracted spend under management 111% increase in suppliers under management 13.1% savings on direct and indirect goods and services with annual ROI routinely exceeding 500% Our

Sievo
Mikonkatu 15A | Helsinki, Uusimaa | 00100 Finland
contact@sievo.com
+358 207 890 340
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Recent Coverage
Sievo is a leading global provider of spend management solutions. Our secure cloud-based software provides highly accurate spend visibility from any source system or ERP. We enable procurement professionals to create business value through a suite of modular and highly customizable solutions: Spend Analysis, Savings Lifecycle Management, Contract Management and Spend Forecasting. Agility We're an agile partner for businesses of

SynerTrade
Bunzlauer Strasse 7 | Munich, Bavaria | 80992 Germany
andreas.schwarze@synertrade.com
+49 89 1228722 69
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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SynerTrade develops and implements best practice software technologies for all procurement processes. Our unique selling point is the intelligent SynerTrade Accelerate application suite. This suite comprises a variety of dedicated applications for integral business processes in: • Strategic and Operative Procurement (buy) • Supplier Live Cycle Management including Contract Management (innovate) • Data Harmonization, Business intelligence, Spend Analysis (perform) Each

Taulia
201 Mission Street, 9th Floor | San Francisco, CA | CA 94105 United States
info@taulia.com
4153768280
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Taulia drives innovation in the Financial Supply Chain through a comprehensive and interconnected set of solutions to strengthen supplier relationships and uncover the value within financial supply chains. One Platform, Unlimited Options. By turning every invoice into a revenue opportunity, Taulia enables organizations to strengthen supplier relationships while adding millions to the bottom line. Some of the smartest brands in

The Hackett Group
1001 Brickell Bay Drive 30th Floor | Miami, FL | 33131 US
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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The Hackett Group (NASDAQ: HCKT) is an intellectual property-based strategic consultancy and leading enterprise benchmarking and best practices implementation firm to global companies. ‎Services include business transformation, enterprise performance management, working capital management, and global business services. ‎ The Hackett Group also provides dedicated expertise in business strategy, operations, finance, human capital management, strategic sourcing, procurement, and information technology, including

The Smart Cube
No 1. Farriers Yard, 77 Fulham Palace Road | London, Greater London | W6 8JA United Kingdom
info@thesmartcube.com
020 3301 3940
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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The Smart Cube is a global analytics and research firm that delivers analytics and research services to large corporations, in key sectors including financial services, retail, life sciences and manufacturing. We work with close to 100 of the Fortune 500, providing customised research and analytics to help them deliver value and drive efficiencies across their organisations. We deliver insights that

Tradeshift
612 Howard Street #100 | San Francisco, California | 94105 United States
cja@tradeshift.com
4159489391
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Founded in 2010, Tradeshift is the world’s largest business commerce platform that connects buyers and sellers. Tradeshift connects over 1.5 million companies across 190 countries, processes over half a trillion USD in transaction value yearly, and has a marketplace containing 28 million SKUs. It offers solutions for procure to pay, supplier engagement and financial services, and enables companies and partners

ZeroChaos
420 South Orange Avenue Suite 600 | Orlando, Florida | 32801 United States
sales@zerochaos.com
(877) 937-6242
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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ZeroChaos is a global provider of workforce management solutions that help organizations achieve greater management and financial control of their workforce and talent supply chains. ZeroChaos' award-winning solutions, including its vendor-neutral Managed Services Program, enable procurement and human resources to improve visibility into contingent labor spend and talent pools, effectively manage and optimize contingent workforce program performance, and mitigate risks.

Zycus Inc.
103 Carnegie Center, Suite 201 | Princeton, New Jersey | 08540 United States
information@zycus.com
1 866 563 9219
Provides solutions and/or services in the following categories:
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Zycus is a leading global provider of complete Source-to- Pay suite of procurement performance solutions. Our comprehensive product portfolio includes applications for both the operational and the strategic aspects of procurement - eProcurement, eInvoicing, Spend Analysis, eSourcing, Contract Management, Supplier Management, Financial Savings Management, Request Management and Project Management. Our spirit of innovation and our passion to help procurement create