The State of B2B Payments: Chapter 2: The Next Generation of ePayments

According to Ardent Partners, great benefits can be achieved when Accounts Payable (AP) adopts new payment technologies. These are motivating more and more businesses to replace old-school manual processes with today’s solutions. Based on the experiences and perspectives of over 200 AP and financial pros, Ardent Partner’s research shows that e-payment is the tool best equipped to meet the goals of this group.

This chapter looks at a wide-range of technology solutions that automate and streamline all or part of the AP process. Read this chapter to learn…

  • what top challenges AP is facing today
  • which e-payables solutions are currently used and which will be used in the next 12 to 24 months
  • why e-invoicing solutions are of interest to AP and how business networks facilitate supplier participation