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Veda award 5 year, multi-million dollar contract to IBM

Abbie Lewis, Writer27.08.2014

Last week, it was announced that credit information and analysis provider, Veda, had awarded a five year, multi-million dollar contract to IBM to deliver cloud services on top of an existing, strategic outsourcing relationship.

Jamba enlist Capgemini to help cut expenses in 2015

Abbie Lewis, Writer26.08.2014

Jamba Inc, the parent company of Jamba Juice, has enlisted the help of Campgemini’s outsourcing and consultative services as part of a plan to cut between 10% and 20% of general and administrative expenses next year.

SGI establish new SAP Centre of Excellence in Germany

Abbie Lewis, Writer22.08.2014

High performance Compute, Data Analytics and Data Management solutions provider, SGI, has announced the opening of a new subsidiary, SGI GmbH that will operate as an SAP Centre of Excellence in Heidelberg, Germany in order to more closely support its SAP business initiatives.

Kenya launch online eProcurement system

Abbie Lewis, Writer21.08.2014

The Kenyan government has launched an online system for the submission and evaluation of procurement applications as part of a move to enhance efficiency and decrease corruption.

Bacardi launch Shared Services Centre in Costa Rica

Abbie Lewis, Writer20.08.2014

International Spirits manufacturer Bacardi is in the process of setting up a new shared services centre in the Costa Rican capital of San Jose, as part of a move to support its business operations in Central America.

Italian Tax Authority clarifies e-invoicing regulations for 2014

Abbie Lewis, Writer19.08.2014

On June 24th 2014, The Italian Tax Authority expanded on the previous information it had provided on electronic invoicing and its use, to clear up some of the key aspects related to receiver acceptance and methods of sending, defining an electronic invoice as ‘one that is sent and received in any electronic format.’

How are Digital Technologies impacting your shared services?

Abbie Lewis, Writer18.08.2014

The business world is continuously shifting, and with many organisations re-inventing their operating models to stay ahead of the curve, savvy companies are quickly discovering how to strengthen their competitive positioning and operational effectiveness to take full advantage of the opportunities created by digital technologies.

Capita acquire business process services firm, SouthWestern for €35m

Abbie Lewis, Writer18.08.2014

Cork-based Business Process Services Company, SouthWestern, has been bought by global outsourcing firm, Capita as part of a deal worth €35m.

Lack of authority is the biggest challenge to Global Process Owners meeting their objectives

Sarah Feurey, Senior Researcher14.08.2014

Tungsten Network and sharedserviceslink launch the results of their study into the role of a Purchase-to-Pay Global Process Owner

Benchmark report reveals companies with automated invoice systems not living up to full potential

Abbie Lewis, Writer13.08.2014

According to Acumen Data’s third annual Accounts Payable Benchmark Report 2014, organisations of all sizes are missing significant cost saving opportunities by failing to automate their accounts payable.

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