Home
 > search for

Featured Documents related to »  price negotiations


The Rise of Price Management
New analytical software tools have recently emerged to combine and condense a wealth of information that should give the salesperson a more definitive

price negotiations  Rise of Price Management The Rise of Price Management The previous note, The Case for Price Management , dealt with explaining the inadequacy of glorified price and discount list capabilities coming from traditional enterprise resource planning (ERP) and accounting back-office systems. Given the prospective upsurge of pricing solutions demand, and the fact that an increased focus on change management often leads to better results, many professional services firms have begun to focus on price Read More...
Configure Price Quote (CPQ)
Configure, price, and quote (CPQ) solutions (sometimes known as quote-to-order, or Q2O, systems) help drive sales effectiveness by supporting configuration and pricing activities and the generat...
Start evaluating software now
Country:

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Documents related to » price negotiations


Two Vendor Execs Discuss the Current B2B Pricing Market (and its Future)
Why are some companies still managing their prices with spreadsheets—and leaving their single most important profit lever to such inadequate if not harmful

price negotiations  from higher-than-average prices, higher price capture in negotiations, and faster sales cycles. (For more information on LeveragePoint, see TEC’s recent blog post .) The discussion that follows involves Tim Girgenti of PROS and Steven Forth of LeveragePoint. Tim Girgenti serves as chief marketing officer (CMO) at PROS, leading its global marketing teams focused on PROS manufacturing, distribution, and services markets. Girgenti brings to PROS a wealth of experience in creating and leading revenue Read More...
How One Vendor Parlays Price Variation into Profit Improvement Opportunities
Rather than sticking to such outdated and speculative pricing practices as

price negotiations  One Vendor Parlays Price Variation into Profit Improvement Opportunities Zilliant is a data-driven price management software provider that aims to help business-to-business (B2B) companies maximize revenue and margins using advanced price segmentation, optimization, and execution capabilities. To learn more, please see part one of this series What if Companies Could Use Science to Align Prices to Market and Maximize Margins? The Pricing Challenges that B2B Participants Face In narrowing down the key Read More...
Business-to-business Price Segmentation-Outlined and Explained
The central premise of price segmentation, especially in business-to-business environments, is that pricing should be consistent for similar deals. The process

price negotiations  to-business Price Segmentation-Outlined and Explained All companies— business-to-business (B2B) enterprises in particular—need a better way to align prices to different segments in the market to achieve their revenue and margin goals. Data-driven price segmentation, a science-based approach to price setting, could be the solution. To learn more, please see Know Thy Market Segment's Price Response and Advancing the Art of Pricing with Science . The process of price segmentation naturally starts Read More...
How One Provider's Solution Covers the Bases of Price Optimization and Management
What are the solutions that enable Zilliant's customers to gain a better understanding of their markets' price response and translate this into more profitable

price negotiations  group, as determined by price segmentation. One benefit is that bad deals no longer slip through unnoticed. Another is that more effective quoting and negotiations that will increase the margins of good deals, all while improving the efficiency and consistency of the associated processes, are encouraged. Finally, ZPPS Deal Manager enhances the customer relationship life cycle beyond initial negotiations via agreement compliance monitoring to follow-on orders and contract renewal support. Like its Read More...
Total Cost of Goods Shipped: A Guide to Better Sourcing Decisions
To increase profits, companies are searching for ways to reduce costs or sell more at the highest possible price. Many companies are turning to imported goods

price negotiations  at the highest possible price. Many companies are turning to imported goods and materials due to lower manufacturing costs, but this can involve many hidden costs. In this paper, PM War Stories and Pronto Software examines how to effectively track the total cost of goods shipped to aid executives in making faster, better sourcing decisions. Read More...
Benefits of On-demand CRM over Traditional Installed-On-Premise CRM Software Solutions
The high price and complexity of traditional, installed, on-premise enterprise software has left small and medium businesses (SMB) unable to obtain true

price negotiations  Software Solutions The high price and complexity of traditional, installed, on-premise enterprise software has left small and medium businesses (SMB) unable to obtain true integrated customer relationship management (CRM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. On-demand, software as a service is changing all that. The lower costs and the short implementation period for an on-demand customer relationship management solutions make it lucrative for smaller businesses. Read More...
Amdocs Overhauls Its Marketing
Amdocs believes its ICM strategy resonates with its customers, who, facing increased competition and price commoditization, realize that they need to

price negotiations  facing increased competition and price commoditization, realize that they need to differentiate customers' experiences from the competition, creating one that enhances customer loyalty and increases profitability with each transaction. Meeting this need, in turn, requires the alignment of people, processes, and systems, and agility to deliver new services and to respond to market changes quickly. It also demands a steady focus on the customer in all aspects of business planning and administration. Read More...
Pearson Selects Cameleon Software’s CPQ
Pearson, a global education company, has selected Cameleon Software’s Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) solution as part of a business transformation initiative

price negotiations  Cameleon Software ’s Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) solution  as part of a business transformation initiative aimed at enhancing the customer experience. Anticipating the growing need for customized and personalized services, as well as the shift from paper to digital content, Pearson adapted its business processes to the market changes and, as part of its strategy, implemented a CPQ solution. The tight integration of Cameleon’s CPQ solution with salesforce.com ’s customer relationship management Read More...
Macola ERP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
The definition of a successful manufacturing enterprise is one that builds the right products, at the right time, for the right price. That@s why so many

price negotiations  time, for the right price. That’s why so many manufacturing companies today are focused on managing the entire value-added chain, from the supplier to manufacturer, right through to the final customer. Supply chain management (SCM) has one overriding objective: to get more throughput from existing resources. SCM functionality helps companies reduce inventory, increase the transaction speed by exchanging data in real time, and increase sales by implementing customer requirements more efficiently. Read More...
Choosing the Right Financial Performance Management Solution
It doesn’t make sense to buy software based on price alone. Selecting a specific preferred vendor or spending as little as possible is the wrong choice if

price negotiations  buy software based on price alone. Selecting a specific preferred vendor or spending as little as possible is the wrong choice if people will not use the purchased product and it winds up as “shelfware,” or if it hampers productivity and is an ongoing drain on resources. Learn the five questions financial professionals should ask before choosing a financial performance management (FPM) solution. Read More...
Ford Extends Its Engagement With Vistaar
The price management solutions provider Vistaar Technologies, Inc. recently announced that its long-time customer Ford Motor Company is extending its successful

price negotiations  Engagement With Vistaar The price management solutions provider Vistaar Technologies, Inc. recently announced that its long-time customer Ford Motor Company is  extending its successful Vistaar implementation . With the new project, Ford plans to create a standardized global materials cost forecasting (MCF) process across its four global regions. The global MCF process supports the mission and vision of the “One Ford” transformation program, which leverages Ford’s global brand and scale to operate Read More...
How to Find the Right Hosted CRM Vendor at the Right Price
Choosing an on-demand customer relationship management (CRM) vendor can be a daunting task, especially for the price conscious consumer who lacks the budget for

price negotiations  Vendor at the Right Price Choosing an on-demand customer relationship management (CRM) vendor can be a daunting task, especially for the price conscious consumer who lacks the budget for intensive research. A true CRM vendor should have pre-integrated sales, marketing, and customer support. Look for easy access to software free trials, and beware of hidden fees. Ultimately, researching the alternatives can save your company up to 50 percent of a solution’s total cost of ownership. Read More...
Will User Enterprises Ever Get onto an Easy (Support and Maintenance) Street?
Vendors' traditional pricing strategies aren't going to work much longer. Sooner or later, prices will be determined by what the market is ready to bear rather

price negotiations  length a conundrum on price per value that has long affected enterprise application vendors and their users. Specifically, while vendors would like to have well-oiled business models that promote stable and recurring revenue streams (which in turn would ensure future product and service enhancements), users favor freedom of choice (in terms of which vendors they purchase enterprise software from, and how they implement and pay for that software). To be fair, one needs to acknowledge the revenue Read More...
User Recommendations for Pricing Management
Price management might improve revenue (by a few percent) and gross margin (even by an umpteen percent), but the truly amazing benefits should only come when

price negotiations  growing demands of the price management market, SAP has entered another partnership, this time with Vendavo . The benefits SAP will gain from this partnership are similar to those previously held by SAP—which have often resulted SAP acquiring its partner. Past partnerships-turned-acquisition have included TopTier and TopManage for a portal and small business applications, respectively (see SAP Acquires TopTier to Further Broaden Its Horizons ); A2i for product content management (PCM) and master data Read More...

Recent Searches
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others