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An E-Commerce Company That Can Pay The Bills
Concur Technologies added a module that handles miscellaneous payment requests to its eWorkplace suite. It seems like a small thing, but handling all those

check request example  receipt and submit a check request form. It's a simple procedure for you, but multiplied across the company, and including payments for magazine subscriptions, training courses, and dozens of other everyday expenses, the number of reports that need to be routed, approved and converted to checks can be a corporate headache. Hearst Corporation, an early adopter of Concur Technologies' (NASDAQ: CNQR) Payment Expert, expects that 16,000 employees will use the product over the next year and that it will

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