monthly fee is based on a shared savings concept. It is offered as
- All account
relationships are subject to a
minimum fee of $1,000 per month;
monthly fee is based on a
mutually agreed upon, 50% shared savings*;
Note: For a
savings estimate, complete our.. Savings Calculator.
Management, Facilities Management, Stockroom Management,
Work Order Management fees are calculated on a case by case
but can be 'bundled together' if more
than one system is employed;
- Training is provided without charge via teleconference or
available with fees determined on an hourly
plus travel and expenses.
Administrative savings are based
Department of Labor salary statistics for clerical
and management employees that perform procurement tasks.
Time on task
studies by the DOL suggest that an average of 3 employees are
required to spend a minimum of 1.5 hours' worth of
clerical / management time (approximately $60 total expense) to process an individual Purchase Order.
Multiple studies including IBM's 'Maximo' project observe that the
administrative expense of processing a standard Purchase Order can
range from a few dollars to buy US Postage, to several hundred
depending upon the complexity of the Purchase Order. These steps
include approval and receiving process, vendor communication, number
of items that require price verification and certification for
The Aberdeen Group
(Boston, MA) calculates that over
administrative savings can result by using an automated, full cycle, e-Procurement system.
"Price is what you pay,
value is what you get"
The value of Purchasing Assistant™
is reflected in lower
expense, lower product cost, with
greater expense and audit control.