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A New Kind of Procurement Conference and an Exciting Opportunity for Start-Ups

There’s a new event entering the European procurement conference playground this September – Digital Procurement World. It’s the brainchild of Matthias Gutzmann (formerly of Vizibl […]

Corcentric Signs Definitive Purchase Agreement with Determine

Breaking News! Procurement and financial process automation solutions provider, Corcentric Inc. today announced it has signed a definitive purchase agreement with Determine, Inc., specialists in […]

Let Us Introduce You to Spend Matters Vendor Snapshots – Today, Wax Digital

We’ve featured Wax Digital many times on our site – they’ve contributed commentary for our readers to enjoy, from Comments on Brexit to How To […]

Announcing Jaggaer ONE – A Unified Platform for Comprehensive Spend Management

Global spend management, and still independent, firm Jaggaer has today released its 'unified platform' for 'comprehensive spend management' -- Jaggaer One. "The JAGGAER ONE Platform […]

Five Years of 50 To Know/50 To Watch Solution Provider Lists – Who Will Make Six?

There are 25 firms on the Spend Matters ‘50 Providers to Know’ and ‘50 Providers to Watch’ lists who have routinely managed to gain a […]

A New Journey For Scanmarket – What Lies Ahead

We wrote, when news broke at the end of last week, that leading Nordics-based strategic e-sourcing provider Scanmarket had announced the sale of 90% of […]

New Specialist Platform Matches Procurement Talent With Interim Roles – But With A Difference

At the break of this new year we said that the contingent workforce and services market had seen some seismic changes in 2018 and wondered […]

Barclaycard Partnership with Coupa Pay – P2P Becomes P&P

Following the recent announcement that Barclaycard has partnered with Coupa Pay (part of Coupa’s business spend management [BSM] suite) we talked to Barclaycard to more […]

Coupa to Buy Hiperos – Adds Supply Chain Risk Management to the Suite

You may have heard this morning that business spend management firm Coupa has agreed to yet another acquisition: Hiperos, a third-party risk management provider. This is […]

Tradeshift Looking At Basware Bid – Business Sense, Culture Shock?

Well, we got that wrong. When the story about a bid potentially coming in for Basware, we thought that the obvious candidate was Arrowgrass, the […]

Product Update at Coupa Inspire

In his Welcome and Introduction at Coupa Inspire Rob Bernshteyn touched on three product features that got our attention: Coupa Contingent Workforce – (following its […]

Basware – A Potential Acquisition Target? Speculation Abounds in the Saunas of Helsinki …

On Friday, software firm Basware issued a statement confirming that an unnamed potential buyer was looking at purchasing the firm. There’s many a slip ‘twixt […]