BravoSolution Cements its Position as a Leading Strategic Sourcing Provider
Chicago, February 11, 2015 – Gartner, Inc. released the latest Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites today, and BravoSolution is positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for the third straight report (2010, 2013 and 2015). BravoSolution was among the most highly-placed vendors for both its ‘completeness of vision’ and ‘ability to execute.’
“Our clients face immense pressure to expand their market share, drive financial performance and effectively balance the risks, uncertainty and opportunities in today’s global market,’ said Jim Wetekamp, CEO of BravoSolution. “We believe Gartner’s continued recognition is a testament to our ability to stay one step ahead of these demands and enable our clients to outperform the market and their competitors with an innovative approach to sourcing and procurement.”
BravoSolution was also positioned in the Leaders Quadrant in the past two Magic Quadrants issued by Gartner in 2010 and 2013, respectively.
BravoSolution has found that clients leveraging its advanced sourcing technology and approach outperform Fortune 2000 companies in operating margins by 370 basis points and return on invested capital by 380 basis points – which can amount to hundreds of millions of dollars in potential profits for large, global organizations.
“The procurement profession has evolved during the past 25 years from paper-intensive order processing to a strategic enterprise function able to fully leverage spending power to build a competitive advantage,” according to Gartner’s 2015 report, Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites. “The advent of the Internet, and the collaborative capabilities it provides, has served as a trigger for a new generation of procurement solutions that support and enable this transformation.”
Download the complete 2015 Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites today. The report, available free from BravoSolution, evaluates vendors based on ability to execute and completeness of vision. For more information visit BravoSolution.com.
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