RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Citizens Energy Group (Citizens), a natural gas, thermal energy, water and wastewater utility serving the Indianapolis area, has selected JAGGAER’s multiple spend management solutions to complement its existing supply chain suite. JAGGAER is the world’s largest independent spend management company.
“Citizens was looking for an integrated solution and was impressed with what JAGGAER has done with other utilities. We selected their products because they demonstrated the application of current best practices in supplier and contract management and sourcing, which create efficiencies by reducing errors and staff time. These concerns are of critical importance for utilities,”said Mary Owen, Director of Supply Chain for Citizens.
Citizens selected JAGGAER’s contract management, eSourcing solution and supplier management solutions. Citizens required a robust solution tailored for the needs of utilities, including the ability to be used by multiple departments such as supply chain, legal, risk management, auditing, and engineering, among others. JAGGAER’s solution provided must-have features like user-defined business processes, workflow automation, document redlining and mark-up, alert and notification generation, audit trail, version management, and reporting for optimal sourcing and compliance.
About Citizens Energy Group:
Citizens operates safe and reliable utilities and other utility related businesses serving about 800,000 people and thousands of businesses in the Indianapolis metropolitan area. Additional information is available online at www.CitizensEnergyGroup.com
About JAGGAER: Global Spend Management Solutions
JAGGAER is the world’s largest independent spend management company, with over 2,000 customers connected to a network of 3.7 million suppliers in 70 countries, served by offices located in North America, Latin America, throughout Europe, the United Kingdom, Australia, Asia and the Middle East. JAGGAERONE offers complete SaaS-based Source to Pay eProcurement solutions with advanced Spend Analytics, Sourcing, Supplier Management, Contract Lifecycle Management, Savings Tracking and intelligent workflow capabilities. JAGGAER has pioneered spend solutions for over two decades and continues to lead the innovation curve by listening to customers and analyzing the market. Our solution suites are trusted by the world’s largest manufacturing, education, health care, retail, consumer package goods, logistics, construction, utilities companies and public service organizations. Additionally, JAGGAER holds 38 patents–more than any other spend management company.