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Blockchain Technology for B2B Payments: More than Meets the Eye

Blockchain Technology for B2B Payments: More than Meets the Eye

Spending smart and saving more have given leaders within supply management a higher purpose and new responsibilities that were not there 15 years ago. With the amount of data and innovation available today, it collectively presents a great opportunity for Accounts Payables (“AP”) and other financial leaders to deliver real value to their enterprise. Considering [...]

December 11, 2017 Philip Bartolini Process, Technology 0

5 Things to Know about Supply Chain Finance

5 Things to Know about Supply Chain Finance

The economy is global. Raw materials mined overseas are shipped to factories thousands of miles away, and then the finished goods are sold around the world. It is this globalization—and the credit crunch many organizations feel—that drives renewed focus on working capital management. It is impossible to run a business without working capital, and as [...]

May 5, 2016 Ardent Partners Analyst Best Practices, Research, Solutions, Technology 0

B2B Payments 2015: The Financial Impact of ePayments over the Next Two Years

B2B Payments 2015: The Financial Impact of ePayments over the Next Two Years

[Editor’s note: We will soon be taking down the “State of B2B Payments 2015” market report, so do not miss your opportunity to get our latest research on B2B payments. Get the report before it is too late!] Each year, Ardent Partners conducts a series of market research studies focused on the accounts payable (“AP”) [...]

April 15, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research, Technology 0

Why Accounts Payable and Treasury are Natural Partners

Why Accounts Payable and Treasury are Natural Partners

The accounts payable (“AP”) team has, in recent years, taken on new importance to the enterprise as a source of financial and operational intelligence. The rich data that AP collects through the course of its normal activities can, when made available to other stakeholders, inform data-driven decision making in a variety of different cases, such [...]

March 10, 2016 Ardent Partners Analyst Best Practices, Process, Research 0

Why Managing Supplier Payments Matters

Why Managing Supplier Payments Matters

Efficiency rules in the modern business world, and cost savings are frequently one of the primary goals of executive leadership. As part of this objective to run an efficient organization, it is vital that the procure-to-pay (“P2P”) team drive as much value from their associated processes as possible. One of many ways to do this [...]

March 3, 2016 Ardent Partners Analyst Best Practices, Process, Research 0

B2B Payments 2015: How Can Emerging Technologies Fit into a Supplier Payment Strategy?

B2B Payments 2015: How Can Emerging Technologies Fit into a Supplier Payment Strategy?

Each year, Ardent Partners conducts a series of market research studies focused on the accounts payable (“AP”) and P2P markets. Our most recent of these looked at the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments and captured the key findings in a report called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value.” The report captures the [...]

January 22, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research, Solutions 0

B2B Payments 2015: Which Payment Method Will Grow the Fastest in 2016?

B2B Payments 2015: Which Payment Method Will Grow the Fastest in 2016?

Each year, Ardent Partners conducts a series of market research studies focused on the accounts payable (“AP”) and P2P markets. Our most recent of these looked at the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments and captured the key findings in a report called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value.” The report captures the [...]

January 13, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Research, Technology 0

B2B Payments 2015: Why Supplier Enablement Programs Matter

B2B Payments 2015: Why Supplier Enablement Programs Matter

Every year, Ardent Partners publishes several benchmark studies into the accounts payable (“AP”) marketplace. One of those is the annual research effort into the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments, called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value” this year, which Ardent is proud to announce is now available. The report captures the perspectives, [...]

December 7, 2015 Andrew Bartolini Research, Solutions, Technology 0

B2B Payments 2015: The Top 3 Payment Challenges Facing Accounts Payable

B2B Payments 2015: The Top 3 Payment Challenges Facing Accounts Payable

Every year, Ardent Partners publishes several benchmark studies into the accounts payable (“AP”) marketplace. One of those is the annual research effort into the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments, called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value” this year, which Ardent is proud to announce is now available. The report captures the perspectives, [...]

November 23, 2015 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research, Solutions, Technology 0

B2B Payments 2015: The Importance of Payment Visibility

B2B Payments 2015: The Importance of Payment Visibility

Every year, Ardent Partners publishes several benchmark studies into the accounts payable (“AP”) marketplace. One of those is the annual research effort into the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments, called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value” this year, which Ardent is proud to announce is now available. The report captures the perspectives, [...]

November 18, 2015 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research, Technology 0