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Solving Business Challenges with Scout: Meet Chris Wada, VP of Product

In our Meet the Scouts series, we get to know the people who make the Scout magic possible. This week, we sat down with Chris Wada, Scout’s Vice President of Product, to learn more about how Scout’s platform provides a meaningful solution to historically underserved procurement professionals. Chris joined the team less than a year… read more

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In the [Product] Picture: Supplier Segmentation

In this blog series, we keep you in the picture with the latest and greatest from Scout’s product team. Supplier Segmentation is on deck this week. Over to Chris Crane, co-founder and VP of product… Earlier in the year we released Supplier Performance Management, which answers the age-old question of how to maximize value from… read more

In the [Product] Picture: Calendar Sync

In this blog series, we keep you in the picture with the latest and greatest from Scout’s product team. Over to Chris Crane, co-founder and VP of product… The world of sourcing moves a mile a minute and it’s good to get all our projects on the same page — or in this case, calendar…. read more

In the [Product] Picture: Evaluations

In this blog series, we keep you in the picture with the latest and greatest from Scout’s product team. Over to Chris Crane, co-founder and VP of product… Evaluations are a crucial part of the sourcing process. Establishing the right selection criteria can help suppliers put their best foot forward and, crucially, promotes meaningful discussions… read more

In the [Product] Picture: Milestone Templates

In this blog series, we keep you in the picture with the latest and greatest from Scout’s product team. Over to Chris Crane, co-founder and VP of product… Any journey needs a game plan, and sourcing projects are no exception. That’s where milestones come in. They can be assigned throughout the process to keep tasks… read more

In the [Product] Picture: Customized Pipeline Views

In this blog series, we keep you in the picture with the latest and greatest from Scout’s product team. Over to Chris Crane, co-founder and VP of product… Scout Pipeline is the central point for strategic sourcing, the place where you can manage and collaborate around all sourcing projects. It puts a lot of information… read more

In the [Product] Picture: Templates

In this blog series, we keep you in the picture with the latest and greatest from Scout’s product team. Over to Chris Crane, co-founder and VP of product… If you’re looking for culprits behind non-compliance, templates (or a lack thereof) are usually at the root of it.  You shouldn’t have to reinvent the wheel each… read more

A Year in the Pipeline

Today marks the first birthday of Scout Pipeline — and it even got its own cake to celebrate! We launched Pipeline, a category management tool, to help businesses gain real-time visibility into sourcing opportunities and directly tie activity to business impact through a collaborative interface. Here’s a peek at what sourcing teams have accomplished using… read more

In the [Product] Picture: Supplier Directory

In this blog series, we keep you in the picture with the latest and greatest from Scout’s product team. Over to Chris Crane, co-founder and VP of product! We all know that suppliers and sourcing go together like peanut butter and jelly. Oftentimes, however, it’s difficult for sourcing teams to actually leverage these strategic relationships… read more

Get to Know Scout in 60 Seconds

Albert Einstein once said, “The definition of genius is taking the complex and making it simple.” We agree. That’s why we created Scout, a cloud-based tool that makes strategic sourcing simpler and smarter than ever before. Got a minute? See for yourself: