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Why do suppliers reject EDI invoicing?

Why do suppliers reject EDI invoicing?

EDI invoicing is nothing new. In fact it has been around since the 1970’s, so why do organisations that venture down this route still find it so hard to on-board suppliers?
Study confirms demise of the paper invoice for O2C

Study confirms demise of the paper invoice for O2C

The Institute of Financial Operations has released its 2014 Order-to-Cash (O2C) Automation Study showing email is now the most common channel used for B2B transactions, and an increasing number of organizations are moving to...
Local Government embraces SME friendly e-invoicing

Local Government embraces SME friendly e-invoicing

The limited use of SMEs by local government has been flagged as a problem for many years. There are 4.8m SMEs in the UK, making up around 50% of the private sector with an annual turnover of £3 trillion. Yet SMEs are often...
Why OCR invoices when the data is in front of you?

Why OCR invoices when the data is in front of you?

An interesting question, the likely answer is that you don’t know the data is in front of you.  The paperless office has been promised for almost 20 years – but unfortunately it is yet to become a reality.  Originally we had...
Why supplier charging damages the accounts payable process

Why supplier charging damages the accounts payable process

Avoid charging your suppliers to send e-invoices  Recently I received an email from a supplier who had been sent a request from a customer which demanded all further invoices be sent via the ‘leading global e-invoice network’....
E-invoicing - back to basics

E-invoicing - back to basics

E-invoicing means different things to different people.  For some it can be an enabler for supply chain finance and initiatives such as dynamic discounting. For others it provides visibility of spend and support for sourcing...
CloudTrade extends e-invoicing network into Asia-Pacific

CloudTrade extends e-invoicing network into Asia-Pacific

Published 18 February 2013 CloudTrade, with their innovative, non disruptive solution for the paperless exchange of documents are excited to announce the expansion of their e-invoicing network into Asia-Pacific with a new,...