Atlanta, GA November 17, 2009 – e-Three, a leading provider of procurement technology and services, today announced it has entered into a BPO agreement with Oracle. Under the “BPO Powered by Oracle” program, e-Three will offer Oracle® Procurement Applications as an on-demand offering, combined with procurement expertise and deployment services.
“Oracle’s best-of-breed Procurement Applications are a perfect fit for e-Three”, said James Anthony, CEO of e-Three. “By combining hosted on-demand Oracle Applications with procurement expertise and business services, e-Three’s clients can realize rapid adoption and accelerated savings. In addition, Oracle Applications enable data integration and long-term deployment options including on-premise, thus giving our clients complete deployment flexibility.”
"We are delighted to have e-Three in the “BPO Powered by Oracle” program,” said Tibor Beles, Oracle's VP of Business Process Outsourcing. “e-Three's proven procurement expertise complements the flexible on-demand delivery of Oracle’s procurement applications. Our customers get access to deep category, sourcing and process knowledge to augment their internal procurement capabilities - helping accelerate savings and process improvements.”
One of the first companies to benefit from e-Three’s offering is 1-800-FLOWERS.COM®. Ben Gomez, Director of Sourcing at 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, commented on the early successes – “We were looking to transform the way we sourced all our goods and services. e-Three’s on-demand Oracle Sourcing technology gave us access to an excellent integrated toolset, quickly and efficiently. With e-Three’s support, we negotiated a strategically important contract in a very tight timeframe, and we were able to realize an immediate return. e-Three helped manage the entire project, kept the suppliers fully onboard and gave us expert guidance.”
e-Three combines procurement technology with real-world purchasing expertise. Through its relationship with Oracle, e-Three delivers procurement services powered by Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1 and world-class Oracle Fusion Analytics - delivered in a flexible, on-demand model. Customers gain rapid access to game-changing procurement technology coupled with all the expertise they need to drive adoption and deliver measurable results on a consistent basis. e-Three has offices in London, UK and Atlanta, USA, and partner offices in Shanghai, China and Hyderabad, India.
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