BirchStreet has established a global network of strategic partners to best serve our customers. Through these strategic alliances, BirchStreet is able to provide the most comprehensive services and procure-to-pay technology. Included in our partners are two Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs), who have named BirchStreet as their preferred procure-to-pay technology solutions: Avendra, the largest supply chain and procurement services company in the hospitality sector, and Hilton Supply Management (HSM). These partnerships, coupled with BirchStreet procure-to-pay technology generate tremendous value and bottom line savings. Our partners play a critical role in helping organizations identify suppliers, products and services, as well as the ideal procure-to-pay solution for their unique business needs.
Founded in 2001 by some of the most respected names in the hospitality industry, Avendra has grown to become the leading procurement service provider in North America. Today more than 5,000 customers consisting of hotels, golf courses, resorts, and casinos, purchase nearly $4 billion of critical supplies and services annually, using their 800 best-in-class supplier agreements. Avendra’s ability to understand the strategic goals of customers enables them to create unique, tailored supply chain solutions. What all of this means to your business is simple: increased profitability, access to supply chain thought leadership and peace of mind. The BirchStreet platform is available to all of Avendra’s hospitality customers. For more information on Avendra, visit their website at www.avendra.com
Hilton Supply Management
Negotiating and implementing contracts and agreements with hundreds of suppliers of hospitality products and services for more than 3,500 hotels, HSM offers hotels within and outside the Hilton portfolio of brands a comprehensive, value-based supply management solution. For more information on HSM, visit their website at www.hiltonsupply.com
Fintech offers a OneSource solution with a suite of products and services that assist you with managing your beverage alcohol business. These products are fueled by the collection of purchasing data through electronic invoice fulfillment. Fintech provides Insight
into purchasing habits and product cost, Resolution
through reconciliation, purchase order and credit tools, and a highway for the seamless Exchange of Data
. Fintech is the leading electronic funds transfer (EFT) provider, compliant and available for use in all fifty states. Servicing thousands of distributors and retailers nationwide, Fintech processes more than half a million invoices weekly, representing $23 billion in payments annually. For more information, visit www.fintech.net
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CedarCreek Systems has integrated BirchStreet’s Procure-to-Pay platform with hospitality’s largest Purchasing Program into one strategic solution. CedarCreek consolidates a property’s suppliers into one online (cloud-based) catalog that manages the entire procurement process while aggregating spend across all departments. Designed specifically for Resorts, Boutique Hotels and Country Clubs, CedarCreek implements value driven automated business process improvements while lowering the costs of goods sold and supplies purchased. For more information on CedarCreek Systems, visit their website at www.cedarcreeksystems.com
With 180,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2014 global revenues of EUR 10.573 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model. Learn more about us at www.capgemini.com
BancTec is a global leader in business process outsourcing (BPO), providing financial transaction automation and document management services for organizations seeking to drive efficiency in their financial and back-office processes. Headquartered in Dallas with clients in 50 countries, BancTec leverages its proprietary IP and deep expertise to provide flexible, focused solutions across the financial services, insurance, healthcare, hospitality, utility, transportation and government sectors. The company operates 26 BPO centers in the United States and worldwide, utilizing a common technology platform to deliver reliability, security, and consistently high levels of performance. To learn more, visit www.banctec.com
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For over 25 years, CSI Enterprises has provided innovative payment solutions to world leading brands, while providing the highest level of customer service. The company’s highly secure financial payment products include the globalVCard® virtual payment solutions
and award-winning mobile payment applications, corporate purchasing cards, and business fleet fueling/maintenance payment cards. Businesses rely on CSI’s globalVCard products to automate payments, reduce costs and increase profits in all areas of B2B payments, including accounts payable, business travel spending and fuel purchases. Learn more about CSI globalVCard at www.csiglobalvcard.com
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Newmarket®, an Amadeus company, delivers proven business solutions for hospitality organizations. With more than 40,000 installations and 150,000 users in over 154 countries worldwide, Newmarket offers solutions for sales and marketing automation, catering and events, workflow management, service optimization, property maintenance, meeting intelligence, customer relationship management, and guest loyalty, enabling hospitality professionals to work smarter. Newmarket’s expertise in complementary hospitality solutions combined with Amadeus’ global scale, reach and expertise in core IT areas represents a compelling end-to-end solution for empowering hospitality organizations to lower costs and increase revenue, while improving customer satisfaction and guest loyalty. Learn more at www.newmarketinc.com/products/HotSOS
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