Archive for Europe

DHL makes Tradeshift its preferred global platform

DHL has selected Tradeshift as its preferred solution for working with suppliers. The first phase of the project will see DHL Global Business Services (GBS), the internal DHL services division, rolling out e-invoicing across its European suppliers, connecting with them electronically to save time and money.
DHL joins global enterprises such as MITIE, DSM and Vestas Wind Systems, who work with tens of thousands of suppliers and are looking for a better way to manage core business interactions. Tradeshift is different because it provides free accounts to all those suppliers, resulting in much higher adoption levels than other providers -- and therefore providing the ROI these enterprises need.

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Basware secures spot in Europe’s top 50 financial technology companies

Basware has been named as one of Europe’s most innovative and disruptive financial technology companies. The FinTech 50, compiled by a panel of industry and venture capital experts, contains companies representing a number of emerging technologies, such as mobile payment devices and currency exchanges.

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DEPANN 2000 starts e-invoicing project with Accelya’s help

DEPANN 2000 is a French company with 160 employees which specialises in breakdown recovery. But that’s not why we find the company so interesting. The thing is, together with Accelya DEPANN 2000 has launched an e-invoicing project for its customers. That’s over 100,000 invoices we’re talking about here.

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B2B Managed Services market has reached a level of maturity

April 2, 2013  |  Adoption, Asia, Europe, North America, Research

Sponsored by GXS, Stanford's report "B2B Managed Services, Business Value and Adoption Trends" analyses the current state of B2B integration adoption and evaluates its potential growth. Engage earnest face: the report found that 96 percent of respondents felt managed services has added significant value to their overall B2B integration programs.

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OB10 supports ZUGFeRD e-Invoice standard for greater adoption among German SMEs

March 26, 2013  |  Electronic Invoicing, Europe, Standards

ZUGFeRD has been developed by BMWi, the Federal Ministry of the Interior, and BITKOM, the Federal Association for Information Technology, Telecommunications and New Media, and includes input from OB10. Using ZUGFeRD, OB10 is able to provide e-invoicing adoption to a growing number of German SMEs willing to start with e-invoicing and invoice automation.

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OB10 and Anachron sign first contract based on EESPA’s MIA

March 20, 2013  |  Adoption, Electronic Invoicing, Europe

The latest big news on EESPA's MIA is that OB10 and Anachron have agreed to interoperate across the Benelux region with the Model Interoperability Agreement as the basis of their contract. The agreement between OB10 and Anachron will facilitate the exchange of e-Invoices through both networks.

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LeaseWeb to host TIE Kinetix IT infrastructure in Europe

March 19, 2013  |  Europe, Invoice Automation

If you can count T-Mobile, KPN, Hi and Siemens among your customers then it’s safe to say that you’re doing well as a provider of software as a service solutions. The aforementioned organisations have an extensive online presence, to say the least. The result? A pretty complicated IT infrastructure. And LeaseWeb has recently been appointed to run this show.

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Hey UK, want e-invoicing adoption? Learn from the Danes!

There’s almost nothing as British as The Guardian, which was founded in 1821. So the British know their way about journalism. But e-invoicing is a completely different story. The UK government is struggling. Christian Lanng suggests that the Brits can learn from the Danes about how to get public sector suppliers online.

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Invoicing Conference focuses on e-invoicing, purchasing and payment this year

The sixth Invoicing Conference takes place on Thursday 11 April 2013. The Evoluon in Eindhoven, the Netherlands is the beautiful setting for the largest event on e-invoicing and AP automation in the Benelux. Moreover, the subjects purchasing and payment are also highlighted this edition.

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SWIFTReady Connectivity (Best Practice) Label for Fundtech UK office

February 28, 2013  |  Europe, Invoice Automation

It’s a good week for the E-invoicing Platform. We get to announce that another one of our members (no we haven’t forgotten about you yet Basware) has won an award. This time it’s Fundtech’s turn for some shameless glorification. Fundtech’s United Kingdom (UK) service bureau has been awarded the SWIFTReady Connectivity (Best Practice) Label.

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