Clark, N.J.—April 29, 2013—GEP, a global provider of procurement software and procurement services,now supplies its spend analytics services and sourcing and procurement software to global leisure and hospitality company Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc.
Enterprise sourcing and procurement teams at Starwood in North America and Europe now work with several of GEP tools to streamline and automate procurement activities including eRFx for sourcing; eSupplier for supplier relationships; and eProjects for project management.
“Intelligent, intuitive procurement software from GEP helps enterprise procurement teams worldwide boost productivity, streamline complex work flows and eliminate processing snarls,” said Neha Shah, Co-founder and Executive Vice President at GEP. “Starwood is a valued customer and our relationship has expanded and thrived over years.”
Shah noted that GEP has significant expertise and experience in the leisure and hospitality sector, enabling it to provide more rapid time-to-value across hospitality-specific categories. Offered as Software as a Service (SaaS), GEP sourcing and procurement software leverages cloud economics to deliver spend analysis; sourcing; supplier and contract management; procure-to-pay (P2P). All GEP products are platform-agnostic (they work with SAP, Oracle or any other major ERP or F&A system).