The strength in mobile solutions is generally their ability to access information anywhere at any time. The “anywhere” designation is of great appeal, conjuring up visions of logging into the solution from home, from the car, while on vacation… but it’s certainly just as advantageous to make use of mobile procurement within the office.
When a CPO recently asked one of his team members to gather some budget information on short notice, there was no hesitation in the team member’s response that he’d have the data, analysis, and projections ready to go. Even for a meeting later on that same morning, having mobile procurement meant having all of that information available in the palm of your hand.
In our latest mobile procurement use-case on Spendmatters.com, we take a look at how mobile procurement allowed the two procurement professionals to forgo a formal budget meeting and head straight to an early lunch.