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Univar Solutions to discuss “How to elevate the ecosystem to help better Indirect Procurement”

Univar Solutions, Corcentric’s customer discuss “How to elevate the ecosystem to help better Indirect Procurement” during virtual World Procurement Congress 2020

Cherry Hill, NJ – October 30, 2020 – Corcentric the leading provider of procurement and finance solutions that transform how companies purchase, pay, and get paid, announced that Univar Solutions will host a breakout session at the virtual World Procurement Congress 2020 on Tuesday, 3, November 2020.

Corcentric’s customer Alejandro Gusis, Global Vice President of Indirect Procurement and Real Estate at Univar Solutions will deliver a case study on “How to elevate the ecosystem to achieve 100% Indirect Procurement”.

Before Covid crisis escalated in March this year Univar Solutions Inc. a leading global chemical and ingredient distributor had just launched a new Source-to-Pay Indirect Procurement Guided Buying Program designed to streamline the process for Univar Solutions requisitioners as well as suppliers. The ambitious initiative aims at maximizing value of Procurement by eliminating tail spend, maximizing visibility & compliance, and leveraging preferred vendors and realize savings, setting the stage for corporate growth and procurement excellence.

“Partnering with Univar Solution is for us the ultimate example of what a symbiotic customer-vendor relationship is all about. We are very proud of the work we did together to enable Univar Solutions’ procurement deliver strategic value to the organization, and we’re excited about them sharing their insights at this forum”

Join this session to learn more about:

  • A story on procurement transformation and enablement
  • A strategic review on how to enable a sustainable procurement (internal/external) ecosystem
  • How to achieve procurement resilience, challenge the status quo, enable organizational acceleration, and developing the vision to ‘do things differently, even during the Covid crisis

“Univar Solutions’ vision to make the ‘right process to buy’ the ‘easy process to buy’ was met with Univar’s corporate vision of achieving stronger financials, maximizing digitization across the company, eliminating redundancies, and finding efficiencies while fostering Univar’s culture” Alejandro Gusis said. “I am looking forward to spending some time with procurement leaders at the World Procurement Congress 2020 to share best practices to achieve procurement resilience, challenge the status quo, enable organizational acceleration, and developing the vision to ‘do things differently even during the Covid crisis.”

For more information regarding the conference, please click on https://worldprocurementcongress.com/

About Univar Solutions

Univar Solutions (NYSE: UNVR) is a leading global specialty chemical and ingredient distributor representing a premier portfolio from the world’s leading producers. With the industry’s largest private transportation fleet and North American sales force, unparalleled logistics know-how, deep market and regulatory knowledge, world-class formulation and recipe development, and leading digital tools the company is well-positioned to offer tailored solutions and value-added services to a wide range of markets, industries, and applications. Univar Solutions is committed to helping customers and suppliers innovate and grow together. Learn more at UnivarSolutions.com.

About Corcentric

Corcentric is a global provider of market-leading source-to-pay, order-to-cash, and fleet solutions. From the mid-market to Fortune 1000 businesses, Corcentric delivers technology, managed services, and strategic advisory focused on reducing costs, optimizing working capital, and unlocking revenue. Corcentric was named a 2020 ’50 Providers to Know’ by Spend Matters, a leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SaaS and Cloud-Enabled Accounts Payable Automation 2019, and a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave™: Source-To-Contract Suites, Q4 2019. Learn more at corcentric.com.

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