As 2021 quickly approaches, procurement teams must realign their purchasing goals. An ineffectual vendor management and payment processing strategy can lead to increased risk, dark purchasing, data inaccuracies, supplier issues, and a longer purchasing cycle. So stop wasting time, opportunities, and resources with an inefficient and ununified procurement process. Use these top 7 procurement tools for 2021 and beyond.
A disjointed procurement management process can lead to procurement workflow bottlenecks. The manual management of contracts, vendors, purchase orders, and bids can prove challenging and ineffective. Processes that involve paying per solicitation can grow expensive. Don’t waste time, resources, and opportunities with a decentralized and inefficient procurement process. Leverage leading eProcurement software for procurement management success “from cradle to grave.”
Antiquated procurement processes can prove cumbersome, and may, unfortunately, reduce the value, efficiency, and innovation of procurement. In addition to being ineffectual, the manual management of vendors, bids, contracts, and purchase orders may prove challenging and damaging. It's time to change the perception of procurement from a tedious function to a beneficial process that is reimagined, value-adding, and streamlined. Here's how to leverage eProcurement software for a winning procurement process!
NIGP (The Institute for Public Procurement) will be hosting its annual forum virtually August 24th – 28th, 2020. CobbleStone will be exhibiting its leading-edge government contract management, sourcing, bid management, and procurement software in NIGP’s virtual exhibit hall. CobbleStone’s software experts will answer questions from attendees and demonstrate how contract management software can help solve government purchasing challenges. NIGP’s celebratory 75th Annual Forum will feature procurement-focused sessions, a virtual exhibit hall, breakout sessions, networking opportunities, inspirational keynote speakers, a virtual happy hour, and other engagements.