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Monday 07.6.2020 Over the past few months, businesses everywhere have come to recognize that a return to normalcy may not be in the cards in the near-term. Almost 3 in 4 companies have reported supply chain disruptions in some capacity due to Coronavirus-related transportation restrictions, with over 80% believing their organization will be impacted as a result of disruptions.... read more
Thursday 07.2.2020 Case Western Reserve graduates accomplish an incredible amount during their time on campus and go on to conquer even greater ventures across the board. Meet 10 people you may or may not know who attended CWRU: 1. Stephanie Tubbs Jones: An American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for Ohio’s 11th congressional district. She was the... read more
Tuesday 06.23.2020 Scout RFP, which works in cloud-based sourcing and supplier engagement, has integrated with artificial intelligence (AI)-driven analytics platform Suplari in a bid to let customers access better spend visibility and analytics, according to a press release. The integration comes after Scout RFP’s acquisition by Workday last December, the release states. In that case, the acquisition was made due to Workday’s desire to... read more
Wednesday 05.27.2020 Welcome to Workday’s First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Earnings Conference Call. On the call we have Aneel Bhusri, our CEO; Robynne Sisco, our Co-President and CFO; Chano Fernandez, our Co-President; and Tom Bogan, our Vice Chairman. Following prepared remarks, we will take questions. Watch the Q1 2021 Earnings Call replay.... read more
Monday 05.4.2020 The Resiliency Imperative continues tomorrow May 5th at 2 PM ET with an on-demand session Session 19: Top Strategies for Leading a Resilient Procurement Organization, sponsored by Scout RFP a Workday company). Before the pandemic, “resiliency” was a crucial attribute of any successful procurement team. Today, it is mission critical. During today’s challenging times, procurement executives must leverage collaborative,... read more
Tuesday 04.21.2020 Cloud HCM and financials vendor Workday gave some insights how the company and its customers around the world are adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic, during the opening of its virtual summit for industry analysts today. While the purpose of the session was to brief analysts on the company’s products, technology and go-to-market strategy, inevitably the... read more
Tuesday 03.17.2020 The latest quarterly report from Workday (WDAY) showed solid results for the company’s cloud-based financial management solutions. In a now more challenging environment for enterprise software sales, Workday is working hard to maintain that positive momentum. In late February, Workday reported above-consensus numbers for fiscal Q4 (ended January), highlighted by a strong performance from the core human capital... read more
Wednesday 03.11.2020 In today’s fast-moving retail environment, it’s more critical than ever that companies invest in strengthening the foundations of their business. To succeed in this ever-evolving market, business leaders must bring products to market faster, attract new customers, and stand out against increasing competition. A tech-enabled approach to sourcing and supplier strategy is one fundamental way retailers can set themselves up to not... read more
Monday 03.9.2020 What industry isn’t rapidly evolving due to competition, global uncertainty and business models that circumvent the traditional norms? Retailers especially are hit hard by the evolving business maze that requires organizations to remain nimble and invest in strengthening strategic foundations. To be successful, retail business leaders must prioritize identifying and attracting new customers while bringing... read more
Tuesday 02.11.2020 In the old days of enterprise software, when companies like IBM, Oracle and Microsoft ruled the roost, there was a tendency to shop from a single vendor. You bought the whole stack, which made life easier for IT — even if it didn’t always work out so well for end users, who were stuck using... read more
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Scout News

06.23.2020 - Scout RFP and Suplari Partner to Drive Visibility and Improve Collaboration for Procurement & Finance Teams

Delivering Comprehensive Data-Driven Decision Making for Strategic Sourcing SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scout RFP, a Workday company and leading cloud-based platform for strategic sourcing and supplier engagement, today announced a new integration with Suplari, the AI-driven analytics and insights platform for procurement. With this partnership, joint customers will have the ability to integrate Suplari’s spend visibility and analytics data… read more

02.11.2020 - Scout RFP Announces Keynote Speakers for Third Annual SPARK Conference

The Two-Day Conference Will Bring Together 600+ Leaders in Sourcing, Procurement, and Finance SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scout RFP, a Workday company and leading cloud-based platform for strategic sourcing and supplier engagement, today announced the keynote speakers and agenda for its third annual SPARK Conference. This year’s theme is “Spark Your Sourcing Journey” and the conference will highlight new… read more

12.9.2019 - Workday Completes Acquisition of Scout RFP

Leading Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Engagement Platform to Operate as Scout RFP, a Workday Company Combination to Help Transform Office of Procurement and Accelerate Workday’s Investment in the Spend Management Market  PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Workday, Inc. (NASDAQ:WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has completed its acquisition of Scout RFP, a… read more

10.24.2019 - Scout RFP Crosses $38.5 Billion in Spend Managed and Appoints VP of Finance to Drive Growth

Company builds on growth momentum in 2019, enabling advanced, strategic sourcing and procurement for over 235 organizations worldwide SAN FRANCISCO — October 24, 2019 — Scout RFP, the company that is revolutionizing Sourcing and Procurement technology, today announced that it has achieved a series of new milestones on the heels of significant growth in 2019,… read more

09.26.2019 - Scout RFP Appoints Yvette Kamperin to Head Talent Acquisition

New VP of Talent Acquisition Will Lead People Operations Amid Global Expansion SAN FRANCISCO — September 26, 2019 — Scout RFP, the company that is reinventing Sourcing and Procurement, today announced Yvette Kamperin has joined the company as Vice President of Talent Acquisition and the latest addition to its executive team. As VP of Talent… read more

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