Accounts Payable Automation

Gartner® Includes iPayables in 2021 Market Guide for APIA Solution

As the accounts payable automation market heats up, research firms are increasing their coverage of the space and discussing prominent automation providers. iPayables was recently mentioned in the 2021 Gartner Market Guide for Accounts Payable Invoice Automation Solution. iPayables touts […]

IDC Highlights iPayables in Market Overview

As the accounts payable automation market heats up, research firms are increasing their coverage of the space and discussing prominent automation providers. iPayables was recently mentioned in a Market Overview by major research firm IDC. iPayables touts their strong emphasis […]

Why AP Workflow?

Why is AP Workflow so valuable to an accounts payable department? It’s like the rudder for a boat or wings for a plane: without it, an AP Department can be lacking in direction and could easily get into murky water […]

Using Payables Automation to Survive Economic Downturns

Economic changes can leave an accounts payable department with half of its normal staff, but the same workload. Implementing payables automation can reestablish efficient workflow and payment processes to help bring the situation back under control. Through high-level automation, full […]

Strategies for Success in Accounts Payable

How well did your business and your accounts payable department respond to the COVID pandemic? If they responded well, odds are there was some sort of strategic plan for success in place. If things were a little harder, odds are […]

Best-in-Class Accounts Payable

The annual Ardent Partners State of ePayables report has been tracking best-in-class accounts payable performance and comparing it to the general market for years. Not surprisingly, best-in-class continues to improve each year, with cost per invoice decreasing and the amount […]

Self-Service Supplier Portal Increased Use

Many accounts payable departments consider themselves automated due to invoice scanning or an automated workflow. While these, and many other automation features, are great, they are not the highest or most effective form of automation. A self-service supplier portal allows […]

The Value of Accounts Payable

The value of accounts payable has always been high, but the perceived value has, unfortunately, not always reflected this. While there have been many struggles from the recent pandemic, one good effect has been the increased perceived value of accounts […]

Automation in Manufacturing Accounts Payable

COVID-19 threw a wrench into the world of manufacturing. According to one study, “about 1.4 million U.S. manufacturing jobs were lost during the early days of the pandemic.” While this has greatly set back the industry as a whole, many […]