Interserve and SPIE 365 Facilities have become the latest of a growing number of contractors taking steps to embrace e-Invoicing, seeing Tradex cement its position as the construction industry standard for digital business transactions.
Long-standing Causeway customer Powerteam has invested £275k in a state-of-the-art document management system that has Causeway Enterprise Content Management (ECM) at its heart. The company has been using Causeway Project Accounting, Financials and the Tradex eTrading solution for several years.
In a recent article published on i-fm.net, Michael Hardware spoke to FM service providers about how they manage their supply chains. Some of the answers reinforce the importance of maintaining accurate and up-to-date information about suppliers and maintaining good communications with them.
British MPs Stephen McPartland and Adam Afriyie have called for Britain to ‘catch up’ with the rest of Europe in the use of e-invoicing for public sector procurement. Writing in the Guardian they suggest:
“Not only would e-invoicing save huge amounts of taxpayers' money, it would, if implemented properly, stimulate the almost instantaneous emergence of online services for e-invoicing and the adoption of electronic open standards. Britain could become a world leader in the field, creating thousands of new jobs and a lasting boost to economic growth.”