Coupa Blog

Coupa is a company of talkers, passionate about sharing tips, tricks and advice for improving finance and procurement and saving companies of all sizes time and money. But we’re not the only people with opinions and ideas. We’d love to hear from you so join the conversation!


Coupa Inspire, Fifth Anniversary Edition

  • April 20, 2017
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  • Coupa
Pack your running shoes and head for the hills of San Francisco for Coupa Inspire at the Westin St. Francis. We’re expecting a record crowd of nearly 2,000 acustomers, prospects, partners and employees to attend this year’s event. We hope you will be among them! The opening reception is…Read blog post

How technology is improving expense report auditing

  • April 13, 2017
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  • Ethan Laub and Maggie Joy
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  • Expenses
How common is expense report fraud? According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners’ 2016 Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse, 85 percent of all business fraud schemes involve some form of asset misappropriation, with expense fraud making up about 14 percent of such schemes. The median…Read blog post

Why e-invoicing is a P2P project in a paper disguise

What constitutes success for an e-invoicing project? Seventy-five percent of all inbound paper invoices delivered electronically within 24 months. But it’s not all about eliminating paper. If you look at it that way, you are likely to fail. By that definition, fewer than 10 percent of the 300 e-invoicing…Read blog post

The 21st century executive’s guide to getting infinite value from P2P

I’d be willing to bet that most senior executives today believe they know all they need to about procure-to-pay systems. For the past few decades, the purpose of these systems has been to automate the transactional workflow of business buying, from purchase order to invoice approval. When we spoke of…Read blog post

Mobility and configurability top list for T&E automation

  • March 30, 2017
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  • Sri Iyengar
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  • Expenses
About a year ago, Paystream Advisors released its first ever Travel and Expense Navigatorreport comparing travel and expense management software. That was a big deal, because up until the past few years, there weren’t enough mature solutions on the market to compare. Now there are, and organizations that are using…Read blog post

Meet the Bloggers

  • Jake Adger

  • Donna Wilczek

  • Tony Darugar

  • Sanket Naik

  • Amit Duvedi

  • J.R. Robertson

  • Gabe Perez

  • Alex Kleiner

  • Kevin Turner

  • Rob Bernshteyn

  • Kira Bernshteyn

  • Nick Chaplin

  • Andy Chiang

  • Jon Goss