An estimated €433 billion (£379 billion) is spent outside procurement departments’ approved routes at European companies, according to research.

SupplyManagement.com is reporting on a truly worrying figure about the value of transactions that bypass the proper authorisation mechanisms… http://www.supplymanagement.com/news/2011/maverick-spend-out-of-control-at-european-firms/?locale=en Might be time to re-evaluate your own internal procedures if you have no systems to check expenditure! Continue reading>

New Features in Version 7.5.3

This week we’ve a number of small changes and additional features included as part of our release program:   Complex number scheme: This functionality enables you to have company specific PO number schemes for each company. With many companies in the system we’ve been told by a good few clients that auditors would prefer that… Continue reading>

Major New Invoicing Feature!

One of the most popular feature requests this year has been the ability to limit invoicing to only what has been received first. For many large companies this is a huge safety net and it’s now available free of charge for all clients of Purchase Control, but beware: As always the devil is in the… Continue reading>

Purchase Control New Features

We thought you'd like to know of the new features to be added on the 27 July: GL Codes are now company specific: This means you can now have multiple GL codes with same name in the system for different companies. With this new feature you have two choices: (1) assign a GL Code to… Continue reading>

Version 7.5 Now Available in Beta

If you’ve been a long term customer you might have noticed that the old URL used to access the system is now redirecting to a new one. As part of our upgrade program we’ve not just been adding new features to PurchaseControl.com but also to the infrastructure it runs on as well; the new server… Continue reading>

Will SaaS make you more efficient?

TheRegister.co.uk is doing a webinar on whether or not SaaS can make you more efficient and free up resources within your IT department. Its taking place on 28th September 2011 at 1400 BST, if you’re in the process of looking into SaaS Solutions or want to get the most from your current SaaS suppliers it’s… Continue reading>