Gartner Research

Make APIA Part of Procure-to-Pay to Maximize Procurement Efficiencies

Published: 16 October 2017

ID: G00326112

Analyst(s): Magnus Bergfors, Nigel Rayner

Summary

Vendors of both specialist e-procurement and accounts payable invoice automation solutions are expanding their products to support end-to-end procure-to-pay processes. Application leaders for finance and procurement should take advantage of this to increase automation and enhance ease of use.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Create a Cross-Functional Accounts Payable and Procurement Team
  • Evaluate P2P Solutions That Match Your Spend-Profile Requirements
  • Match as Many Invoices to POs as Possible

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