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Coupa Announces Webcast: The Outrageous Cost of “Free” Features – When to Look Beyond Your ERP for Procurement

Featured Presenters Include Duncan Jones of Independent Research Firm and Christian Badar of Adidas Latin America

SAN MATEO, Calif. – May 23, 2012 – Coupa Software, the fastest growing provider of spend optimization software, will be hosting a complimentary webinar featuring Forrester Research, Inc.. Webinar attendees will learn the key set of criteria for determining when a specialized P2P solution is worth the investment vs. when their ERP may offer a better fit. 

The webinar will feature a discussion between Duncan Jones, vice president and principal analyst, Forrester Research, Inc., and Coupa customer, Christian Bader, vice president of information technology, Adidas Latin America. 

Attendees will gain insights into the following:

  • The hidden costs of deploying free ERP-based P2P solutions
  • The importance of user adoption (and why it must be a KPI)
  • How specialized solutions can deliver a better ROI than free ERP
  • Real-life experiences from Adidas Latin America on the use of the specialized P2P solution, Coupa. 

Date: June 6, 2012

Topic: ERP Procurement Modules: The Outrageous Cost of “Free” - When to Look Beyond Your ERP for Procurement

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PDT

Cost: Free (space is limited)

A Q&A session will directly follow the formal webinar discussion, and listeners are encouraged to submit questions.

About Coupa Software
Founded in 2006, Coupa Software is the fastest-growing provider of cloud-based spend optimization software. More than 250 customers in 40 countries use Coupa purchasing and procurement software to amplify their spend power and reduce spending costs up to 11 percent. Only Coupa provides a true cloud procurement application that enables customers to launch the solution rapidly and quickly realize significant savings. Learn more at: or call 650.931.3200. Read more on the Coupa Blog, or follow @Coupa on Twitter.

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