The Best-of-Breed

Sourcing Software for Direct Material Procurement

Zumen understands that Sourcing is a complex decision-making process where you choose a partner for life when it comes to finding the right supplier. With Zumen you can visualize all relevant data in a single view so you can make fast decisions while keeping the impact in terms of cost, quality, and delivery.

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Procurement Solutions | Zumen

Comprehensive does not mean complex

While covering the entire procurement life cycle, Zumen still maintains a simple approach to managing source-to-contract that is smart and secure

simple
Zumen is Simple

Simple to use and simple to integrate. With our single-click integration with most ERPs and PLMs, you can start right away

Smart
Zumen is Smart

Built with years of experience and market research, and cutting edge technology like AI, Zumen can be configured to meet your process complexity

Secure
Zumen is Secure

Ensuring complete data security all across with end-to-end encryption and SOC2 compliance

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Why Zumen for Direct Material Procurement?

  • Faster GTM - A Step above the Competition
  • Optimized Product Cost
  • World-Class Compliance in Procurement
  • Direct and Indirect Spend Management
  • True Digital Transformation
  • Easy Integration with the ERPs & PLMs
GTM
Gain a competitive advantage with faster time-to-market

Accelerate your GTM with Zumen’s solutions. Reduce time-to-market by 25% with our out-of-the-box solution tailored to your needs. Eliminate manual lead times in your procurement and sourcing processes and accelerate your programs by accumulating the lead time savings from RFPs to POs, invoicing, spend management, and payments. Stay ahead of the competition with quicker decision-making backed by dashboard analytics and collaboration across the direct material procurement lifecycle

Streamline all sourcing efforts and also find new sources of savings

Leverage end-to-end digitalization across all procurement and sourcing processes. Get a real-time view of the cost and breakups anytime during the direct material procurement lifecycle. Conduct better negotiations with a centralized repository of all communications and revisions streamlined cost estimation and approvals. Save countless hours with an automated roll-up of BOM costs from individual part and buyer cost estimates, and actual PO, and compare multiple BOM costs in a single screen. Eliminate maverick spending with better insights into the whole procurement process

compliance
Ensure world-class compliance with a data-driven approach

Trace every sourcing decision across requirements, quotations, negotiations, and approvals. Establish financial compliance by mapping every accountable expense to the budget plan. Optimize contract compliance with Zumen as all the purchases are integrated with invoice and payment systems. Ensure quality compliance for every line item of your PO. Also, all the component-related documents are stored online and can be retrieved at will, thus improving efficiency multifold

Bring together both the worlds of direct and indirect procurement for faster and better spending

Drive strategic sourcing initiatives with granular spend analysis and support cost reduction initiatives by providing accurate and actionable data. Realize greater efficiency by eliminating manual and error-prone processes. Highlight opportunities for more effective collaboration between buyers, suppliers, and other cross-functional teams. Increase profitability and maximize working capital by digitizing the Source-to-Contract process and gain insight into enterprise-wide spending

Digitization in Manufacturing
Drive the new era of digitalization, automation, and productivity using Zumen’s Source-to-Contract

Zumen brings a paradigm shift in your Source-to-Contract process by maintaining all relevant procurement and sourcing data in a single platform. Streamline workflow and focus more on core functions. Free up staff to focus on strategic activities with data at the forefront and a connected workforce to drive bottom-line impact. Eliminate clerical work, and manual errors and decrease risks with advanced AI at your disposal. Improve your process efficiency significantly and ensure faster GTM, using end-to-end procurement digitalization

Easy integration
Empower your organization with a super-fast, and stress-free integration to major ERPs and PLMs

Zumen’s powerful integration framework allows you to integrate with your existing systems within minutes, without any additional IT infrastructure and overhead spend needed. Our smart integration methodology ensures you only integrate with what is needed without any heavy lifting. Zumen comes with an out-of-the-box connection to the most popular ERPs and PLMs using their standard APIs

Why Zumen for Direct Material Procurement?

Faster GTM - A Step above the Competition
Gain a competitive advantage with faster time-to-market

Accelerate your GTM with Zumen’s solutions. Reduce time-to-market by 25% with our out-of-the-box solution tailored to your needs. Eliminate manual lead times in your procurement and sourcing processes and accelerate your programs by accumulating the lead time savings from RFPs to POs, invoicing, spend management, and payments. Stay ahead of the competition with quicker decision-making backed by dashboard analytics and collaboration across the direct material procurement lifecycle

Optimized Product Cost
Streamline all sourcing efforts and also find new sources of savings

Leverage end-to-end digitalization across all procurement and sourcing processes. Get a real-time view of the cost and breakups anytime during the direct material procurement lifecycle. Conduct better negotiations with a centralized repository of all communications and revisions streamlined cost estimation and approvals. Save countless hours with an automated roll-up of BOM costs from individual part and buyer cost estimates, and actual PO, and compare multiple BOM costs in a single screen. Eliminate maverick spending with better insights into the whole procurement process

World-Class Compliance in Procurement
Ensure world-class compliance with a data-driven approach

Trace every sourcing decision across requirements, quotations, negotiations, and approvals. Establish financial compliance by mapping every accountable expense to the budget plan. Optimize contract compliance with Zumen as all the purchases are integrated with invoice and payment systems. Ensure quality compliance for every line item of your PO. Also, all the component-related documents are stored online and can be retrieved at will, thus improving efficiency multifold

Direct and Indirect Spend Management
Bring together both the worlds of direct and indirect procurement for faster and better spending

Drive strategic sourcing initiatives with granular spend analysis and support cost reduction initiatives by providing accurate and actionable data. Realize greater efficiency by eliminating manual and error-prone processes. Highlight opportunities for more effective collaboration between buyers, suppliers, and other cross-functional teams. Increase profitability and maximize working capital by digitizing the Source-to-Contract process and gain insight into enterprise-wide spending

True Digital Transformation
Drive the new era of digitalization, automation, and productivity using Zumen’s Source-to-Contract

Zumen brings a paradigm shift in your Source-to-Contract process by maintaining all relevant procurement and sourcing data in a single platform. Streamline workflow and focus more on core functions. Free up staff to focus on strategic activities with data at the forefront and a connected workforce to drive bottom-line impact. Eliminate clerical work, and manual errors and decrease risks with advanced AI at your disposal. Improve your process efficiency significantly and ensure faster GTM, using end-to-end procurement digitalization

Easy Integration with the ERPs & PLMs
Empower your organization with a super-fast, and stress-free integration to major ERPs and PLMs

Zumen’s powerful integration framework allows you to integrate with your existing systems within minutes, without any additional IT infrastructure and overhead spend needed. Our smart integration methodology ensures you only integrate with what is needed without any heavy lifting. Zumen comes with an out-of-the-box connection to the most popular ERPs and PLMs using their standard APIs

ERPs and PLMs alone are not enough
for direct material procurement

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It is time the software tools catch up
with the Direct Material Procurement Lifecycle