Shining a Light on ‘One-Off’ Purchases
A Procurement Leaders article about making procurement simple
According to the Hackett Group, as much as 15% of a companies’ indirect spend consists of one-off purchases. That’s a huge percentage which brings the scale of non-sourced, non-contracted supplies sharply into focus.
Download this article for a discussion of the problems that one-off purchases present as well as the benefits that can be achieved when this spend is managed properly. You’ll learn how Ariba Spot Buy provides a simple, consumer-like way to find and buy non-contracted items in online marketplaces. It delivers a range of benefits that include:
- Improved visibility into all indirect spend
- Increased insight into employee buying patterns and behavior
- Improved control of non-contracted spend