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Ahold Leverages Coupa For Procurement Efficiency

Ahold USA brands encompass significant retail supermarkets, often with delis, pharmacies, or gas stations, as well as convenience stores, and Peapod, the largest online grocery in the US.
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Company Overview
Ahold USA is in the retail supermarket, convenience store, and e-commerce business.
Headquarters
Zaandam, The Netherlands
Employees
75,000+
 

Value Stats

91%

Reduction in Pending Invoices

$36M

Saved with Coupa

1

Requisition and Purchasing System Replacing 6

Challenges

 

Multiple platforms, including four requisitioning and two purchasing systems, made making informed decisions difficult.

Lack of integration of the platforms with financials, necessitated extra work and muddied visibility Good UX was a must.

 

Solutions

Coupa Procurement

Coupa Invoicing

Results

 

The new system allows all purchasing to be encased in Coupa Preferred, toward 100% catalog implementation.

Spend is now consolidated and under visible and informed control.

Purchasing now scales to take advantage of volume buying benefits.

 

"Coupa has transformed our processes throughout the company. We’d like to double the spend in Coupa."

Connie Lebo, Senior Manager