SpendMatters Report Compares ESG Capabilities of Five S2P Vendors

How well do various S2P suites enable organizations to improve the sustainability of their S2P processes? The purpose of this SpendMatters report is to help organizations evaluate the relative strengths and weaknesses of S2P suites in order to determine how well they boost ESG initiatives.

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Compare Sustainability Enablement Across Five S2P Suites

This report evaluates five suites, Coupa, GEP, Ivalua, Jaggaer, and SAP Ariba, based on how well they each helps organizations attain improved sustainability and meet ESG goals, including an evaluation of how well they address: 

  • Supplier risk
  • Supplier diversity and inclusion
  • Third-party risk management
  • Fraud detection
  • Optimization of supply chain
  • Production distribution
  • Inventory processes to save resources
  • Incorporation of circular economy to reduce waste
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SpendMatters created this report to help their subscribers understand how five source-to-procure suites address ESG and sustainability requirements.

It evaluates Coupa, GEP, Ivalua, Jaggaer and SAP Ariba with respect to the ESG data sources and integrations, the extent of their current coverage, and their specific ability to address ESG issues (e.g., human rights, modern slavery, and so forth).

Coupa supports customer ESG programs with more than 50 configuration options available across its BSM platform for areas such as supply chain sustainability, supplier diversity and supplier inclusion.

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In what ways does this report evaluate Coupa?

The report describes how Coupa supports ESG initiatives across anti-corruption/AML, human rights, diversity and inclusion, sustainable SCF, carbon footprint, environmental impact, waste management, and Community Supplier Behavior Insights.

Which source-to-procure suites are included in the report?

The SpendMatters Vendor Profiles ESG Report compares Coupa, SAP Arriba, GEP, Ivalua, and Jaggaer.

Why is ESG of particular importance as a component of a source-to-procure suite?

The solutions serve as a common “hub” for procurement activity, and they thus present extensive capabilities to manage supplier networks, supplier profiles, KPI’s and benchmarks, bill of materials, API frameworks, and more. They can thus be extended to track other kinds of risks and sustainability metrics, and third-party rankings can be incorporated into supplier scoring.