• Change can be hard. Moving from a procurement organization that has historically focused on tactical sourcing metrics to one that is...
    Coupa
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    Why Large Enterprises Are Embracing Strategic Sourcing
  • When procurement teams source prospective suppliers, they work diligently to ensure that all newly accepted and on-boarded suppliers meet rigorous standards...
    Tamir Shafer
    Tamir Shafer
    Vice President of Coupa Contingent Workforce (CCW)

    Tamir Shafer is responsible for strategically growing this segment of Coupa’s business. Tamir holds a BSc in Finance from the University at Albany, SUNY, and resides in Boca Raton, Florida.

    Read time: 2 mins
    When It Comes to Bank Fees, It Pays to Act Like Procurement
  • Gone are the days of monolithic, on-premises enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions tasked with managing, maintaining, and monitoring all business spend...
    Avijit Mukherji
    Avijit Mukherji
    Head of CoupaLink Solution Consulting, Coupa Software

    Avijit Mukherji is Head of CoupaLink Solution Consulting. He is passionate about Technology, Business Spend Management and making customers and partners successful.

    Read time: 5 mins
    Welcome to the World of BSM Apps!
  • Originally Published July 13, 2021 – Updated August 31, 2021. According to Accenture, back in 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic, ‘Leaders’...
    Jake Adger
    Jake Adger
    Director of Product Marketing, Coupa Software

    Jake is a Product Marketing leader with extensive software experience including product strategy, customer needs, requirements, positioning, collateral, technical marketing, pricing, and field enablement.

    Read time: 5 mins
    A New Procurement Agenda for the Smarter Together Era
  • The popular media and some celebrity commentators give the impression that artificial intelligence (AI) is perfect or that the goal is...
    Michael Watson
    Michael Watson
    VP of Artificial Intelligence, Coupa

    Mike Watson heads the AI COE at Coupa, he has a PhD in Industrial Engineering and 20+ years of experience leading global supply chain business teams. Mike co-founded Opex Analytics and grew the company to success in the AI market prior to integrating with LLamasoft and now Coupa.  He is also an adjunct professor at two masters programs at Northwestern University and the co-author of two books (Managerial Analytics and Supply Chain Network Design).

    Read time: 6 mins
    AI for Business: Understanding AI, Precision, and Recall
  • The invoice-to-pay-to-reconciliation accounts payable process is essential for your business — but it takes a tremendous amount of time to get...
    Coupa
    Read time: 5 mins
    AP Automation: Stop Processing Paper, Start Controlling Your Payments Today
  • Supply chains faced unprecedented challenges and disruptions during the COVID-19 pandemic. In a survey conducted by Interos, more than 90% of...
    Coupa
    Read time: 4 mins
    Everything You Need to Know About Supply Chain Resilience
  • Did you know that it takes around 2,700 liters of water to create a single cotton shirt? This amount of water...
    Joe Henderson
    Joe Henderson
    Director, Global Strategic Alliances, Coupa Software

    Joe Henderson is a subject matter expert in the Supply Chain Design and Planning practice and consults with partner firms on unique ways to leverage emerging technology and process trends for value creation. Joe brings 15 years of Operations, Continuous Improvement, and Data Science experience to advancing the Supply Chain narrative.

    Read time: 13 mins
    The Future of Supply Chain: Sustainable Operations
  • Air Methods, an air medical transport provider that operates 400 aircraft through bases located throughout the U.S. and transports 70,000 patients...
    Lisa Martin
    Read time: 2 mins
    Air Methods Transforms Procurement with Coupa
  • Establishing effective Business Spend Management (BSM) processes has proven critical for enterprise adaptability. Coupa’s BSM platform has evolved to become a...
    Nigel Pegg
    Nigel Pegg
    VP and General Manager of the CoupaLink Technology Ecosystem

    Nigel is the VP and General Manager of the CoupaLink Technology Ecosystem. With more than 20 years leading and delivering world-class software, he’s obsessed with all things platform, ecosystem, and partnerships.

    Read time: 8 mins
    Introducing the Coupa App Marketplace
  • At its core, working capital management is a corporate strategy designed to ensure a company is operating as efficiently as possible...
    Coupa
    Read time: 7 mins
    The Fundamentals of Sound Working Capital Management
  • The world is changing. With a global community fighting to ascend in the wake of 2020’s health and social upheavals, all...
    Odemi Pessu
    Odemi Pessu
    Content & Storytelling Marketing Manager, Coupa Software

    Odemi Pessu is a Content & Storytelling Marketing Manager at Coupa. She is also an author, artist, and women’s rights advocate. Odemi earned her Master of Public Affairs at Brown University, where she also earned her bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Political Economy. Her book, Force of Nature, encourages African women to lean into their vulnerability for strength and to honor their divine feminine energy for spiritual liberation.

    Read time: 5 mins
    How Procurement Leaders Can Help Drive ESG Strategy
  • How well do you know cash management? Let’s review the fundamentals. Which of these statements is incorrect? A. A sound cash...
    Uwe Reumuth
    Uwe Reumuth
    Vice President of Finance, EMEA, at Coupa Software

    Uwe Reumuth is Vice President of Finance, EMEA, at Coupa Software. He holds a master’s degree in industrial engineering and has decades of experience in finance. Prior to joining Coupa, Uwe served as the CFO at BELLIN, Europe’s leading treasury management specialist and now part of Coupa.

    Read time: 5 mins
    A New Cash Management Strategy for the New Normal
  • Global retailer American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) chose Coupa to help overhaul its end-to-end supply chain processes, and by doing so, achieved...
    Charlotte Lilley
    Charlotte Lilley
    Head of Global Customer Marketing, Coupa Software

    Charlotte Lilley is the Head of Global Customer Marketing at Coupa Software. She's on a mission to make sure every company is customer centric. Connect with her on customer marketing, community building, and being a female founder on LinkedIn.

    Read time: 2 mins
    American Eagle Outfitters Transforms its Supply Chain into a Business Enabler
  • Eighteen percent of all U.S. businesses are minority-owned, and 20% are owned by women. Together, that's more than 2 million businesses...
    Vincent Toesca & Scott Harris
    Vincent Toesca & Scott Harris

    Vincent Toesca is Senior Vice President, Products at Coupa Software. With his team, he looks after our Supplier and Risk Management, Supply Chain, Analytics, and Community.ai offerings.

    Scott Harris is the Senior Director of Product Management at Coupa for Supplier Management, Risk, Diversity, and Experiences. He has over 15 years of product management and consulting experience. He has designed and rolled out Coupa's Sourcing module, Coupa's original mobile expenses app, a revised Supplier Portal and Supplier Actionable Notifications (SAN), Supplier Information Management, Coupa Risk Aware, Early Payment Discounts, as well as Supplier Diversity.

    Read time: 5 mins
    Supplier Diversity Benefits and Why it’s a Business Imperative