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The State of Accounts Payable 2017 (New Video) The State of ePayables 2017 – AP Trends and Converging Technologies in 2017 (New Webinar) The State of ePayables 2017: The Convergence of Cash, Suppliers, and Intelligence (New Report) P2P Technology Round-Up – March 16, 2017 AP Automation: How to Maximize the Value of Accounts Payable The Growing Interest in Automating B2B Payments Understanding the Current State of AP to Improve Future Performance P2P Tech Round-Up – February 10, 2017

The State of Accounts Payable 2017 (New Video)

With today’s article, we are excited to announce the publication of Ardent Partners’ latest AP research report, “The State of ePayables 2017: The Convergence of

The State of ePayables 2017 – AP Trends and Converging Technologies in 2017 (New Webinar)

Join us on Thursday, June 22 at 2pm ET, for a complimentary webinar presentation on our latest market research report “The State of ePayables 2017:

The State of ePayables 2017: The Convergence of Cash, Suppliers, and Intelligence (New Report)

With today’s article, we are excited to announce the publication of Ardent Partners’ latest AP research report, “The State of ePayables 2017: The Convergence of

P2P Technology Round-Up – March 16, 2017

Oildex Announces New Supplier Success Program On February 22, Oildex, a leading provider of oil and gas accounting software, announced its new supplier success program.

AP Automation: How to Maximize the Value of Accounts Payable

Publisher’s Note: Today’s article is a preview from our recent report, Maximizing the Value of Accounts Payable Through Automation and Intelligence, sponsored by Certify. Interested readers

The Growing Interest in Automating B2B Payments

While the accounts payable (“AP”) function has long been one of the last bastions of manual processes in an enterprise, we have started to see

Understanding the Current State of AP to Improve Future Performance

It is a new year, and in the evolving world of business, where more organizations are automating their processes, it is a wonder why accounts

P2P Tech Round-Up – February 10, 2017

Publisher’s Note: Last call to get our latest P2P research study available here (registration required). NvoicePay and Mastercard Integration will Speed Up Supplier Payments Process In

ePayables Study Hall: More Metrics

ePayables Study Hall: More Metrics

ePayables Study Hall – More Metrics Today we’ll look at the other key metrics (besides the average cost per invoice discussed last time) that can help an AP department better understand its baseline performance and better make a case for transformation. For the purposes of this series and this article, I am focusing on the [...]

November 3, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research 0

ePayables Study Hall: The Approach

ePayables Study Hall: The Approach

We continue to build out our ePayables Study Hall series with this article focused on how to begin a push for AP transformation or “The Approach” (The first two articles are found here –  The Challenges and The Opportunities). You can also select the ePayables tag to see all of our articles on the topic. As a [...]

October 20, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research 0

ePayables Study Hall: The Metrics

ePayables Study Hall: The Metrics

We continue to build out our ePayables Study Hall series with this article focused on the various performance metrics by which a typical AP department is measured (The first three articles are found here – The Challenges, The Opportunities, and “The Approach”). You can also select the ePayables tag to see all of our articles on the topic. As a reminder [...]

October 16, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research 0

ePayables Study Hall: The Opportunities

ePayables Study Hall: The Opportunities

ePayables Study Hall – The Opportunities Last time, the ePayables Study Hall series began with a look at some (but, not all) of the key challenges facing the average accounts payable (AP) organization and the industry as a whole (Part one is found here). Today we continue with a look at some of the largest [...]

October 14, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research 0

ePayables Study Hall: The Challenges

ePayables Study Hall: The Challenges

Over the next few weeks, we will spend some time focusing on ePayables by presenting an educational series– an “ePayables Study Hall,” if you will – that is intended as a reference and on-going resource for the stakeholders and other professionals who intersect with AP, but are not permanently a part of the function. Think [...]

October 13, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research 0

Webinar! Ardent Partners’ 2016-2017 ePayables Technology and Innovation Outlook!

Webinar! Ardent Partners’ 2016-2017 ePayables Technology and Innovation Outlook!

Join Ardent Partners and Perfect Commerce on Thursday, October 27 at 2:00 PM EST for a complimentary webinar on our ePayables: The 2016-2017 Technology and Innovation Outlook Report. Innovative technologies can, and frequently do, have a dramatic impact on accounts payable (“AP”) operations. The right automation solution can streamline invoicing and payment processes, as well as enable [...]

October 11, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Event Comments Off on Webinar! Ardent Partners’ 2016-2017 ePayables Technology and Innovation Outlook!

AP Can Help Quench Treasury’s Thirst for Liquidity (Part I)

AP Can Help Quench Treasury’s Thirst for Liquidity (Part I)

Not Your Father’s Treasury Department The finance department in many enterprises has an unofficial hierarchy among functions. Near the top is the corporate treasury team, which is tasked with ensuring the enterprise has enough cash on-hand to cover ongoing operations and required business investments. But just like CFOs and Chief Procurement Officers, who have seen pretty [...]

September 28, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Process, Research, Technology 0

Webinar! Transforming Accounts Payable for the 21st Century

Webinar! Transforming Accounts Payable for the 21st Century

Several layers of today’s accounts payable (“AP”) function have gone unnoticed in recent years. As modern organizations continue to look internally for competitive advantages, they will soon realize that taking a strategic approach towards more tactical measures, such as those inherent to AP, can drive considerable value beyond basic cost efficiencies. In the contemporary business [...]

September 14, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Event, Solutions, Technology 0

P2P Tech Roundup – September 5

P2P Tech Roundup – September 5

Oildex Launches OpenInvoice Field Ticket Oildex, a service of Tranzap Inc., and a provider of financial supply chain technology to the oil and gas industry, yesterday announced the release of OpenInvoice Field Ticket™, a new solution which is designed to bring cloud-based document automation to the oil and gas professionals working in the field and help reduce the time between [...]

September 5, 2016 Andrew Bartolini News, Solutions, Technology 0

ePayables 2016: Technology’s Impact on AP Reaching the “Next Level” of Performance

ePayables 2016: Technology’s Impact on AP Reaching the “Next Level” of Performance

Editor’s Note: Today’s article is a sneak peek into the findings from Ardent Partners’ latest AP research report, “ePayables 2016: Eyes on Prize,” available for download here. CPO Rising will feature several articles highlighting key discussion points from the new report. The modern accounts payable (“AP”) team is well-positioned to achieve the “next level” of performance. [...]

August 30, 2016 Ardent Partners Analyst Best Practices, Research, Technology 0