Tag Archives: Drew Hofler

Digital payments now catching on across the business world too

The next BriefingsDirect business innovation thought leadership discussion focuses on how digital payments are catching on for many more companies in the business world following the popularity of services like Apple Pay in the consumer world. We’ll now explore how … Continue reading

Posted in Ariba, Business networks, SAP, SAP Ariba | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is 2016 the year that accounts payable becomes strategic?

The next BriefingsDirect business innovation thought leadership discussion focuses on the changing role and impact of accounts payable (AP) as a strategic business force. We’ll explore how intelligent AP is rapidly transforming by better managing exceptions, adopting fuller automation, and … Continue reading

Posted in Ariba, Networked economy, SAP | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dynamic discounting allows American Electric Power to bring new efficiency to procurement terms

The next BriefingsDirect case study interview explores how American Electric Power improves their financial processes and buying operations using Ariba Dynamic Discounting. It turns out that a real-time business-process approach to billing, ordering and settlement terms between buyers and sellers … Continue reading

Posted in Ariba, Cloud computing, data analysis, ERP, Networked economy, Software, Spot buying | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How ACP simplifies and speeds its billing and payments using the new AribaPay cloud service

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: Ariba, an SAP company. This next BriefingsDirect case study explores how early-adopter Arlington Computer Products (ACP) improves their financial processes and operations using … Continue reading

Posted in Ariba, Networked economy, SAP | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Collaboration-enhanced procurement and AP automation maximize productivity and profit gains in networked economy, says Ariba’s Drew Hofler

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: Ariba. When the bottom line needs to grow (even when the top line does not), then businesses must exploit open collaboration advances in … Continue reading

Posted in Ariba, Cloud computing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dynamic discounting gives companies new visibility into cash flow to improve the buying-selling processes

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes/iPod. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor:Ariba. Recent trends are driving savvy companies to improve how they manage their supplier and buying processes using dynamic discounting. The latest BriefingsDirect discussion … Continue reading

Posted in Ariba, Cloud computing, Information management | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment