RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jan. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JAGGAER, the world’s largest independent spend management company, today announces that 185 new customers selected JAGGAER spend management solutions in 2018, setting a new corporate milestone in the company’s 20-year history.

JAGGAER added 17% of new customers in manufacturing, 15% in CPG and retail, 11% in public sector, 11% in education, 10% in utilities, 10% in life sciences and healthcare, 8% in transportation and logistics and the balance in business services, finance, technology, construction, hospitality and entertainment. The list includes three of the Fortune 100, and seven of the Fortune Global 500 companies for 2018. Customers represent the United States, EU, APAC and the UAE.

Some of the new customers include Hyster-Yale, Hitachi, Merck, Schneider, Emirates NBD Bank, University of Cincinnati, UniHa, and Surface Oncology, among others. JAGGAER now serves over 2,000 customers globally.

Many of these companies purchased JAGGAER’s industry leading Procure to Pay, Source to Contract and Supply Chain Management solutions suite, leveraging state of the art technology and highly lauded customer service.

“Our strong new customer acquisitions in 2018 reflect the best year in JAGGAER’s history. The need for advanced spend management solutions is increasing as more companies seek a partner with the experience to deliver globally vetted technology for their digital transformation initiatives. JAGGAER is that partner of choice for many industry leading companies, and we will continue on that path in 2019,” says Robert Bonavito, CEO, JAGGAER.

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. JAGGAER 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.

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