News & Events
This page is provided to help you keep abreast of news, events and other developments at APEX that can contribute to your business success.
Presented during the recent European Shared Services & Outsourcing Week in Dublin, Ireland, the award recognizes Kimberly-Clark for a project to streamline and standardize invoice payment terms across each of its global regions. An important success factor was the team's use of APEX Analytix FirstStrike software to analyze global payment data.
Sales & use tax overpayments can really add up, but you'll have to be proactive and find them on your own. One Global 1000 company discovered it was paying both sales and use taxes on the same purchases, resulting in a refund of nearly $3 million. If you want to impact your company's profitability, be proactive and take the following five steps that can help your sales & use tax function become best in class.
Avoid common mistakes that can drive significant losses across your global supply chain. Like most companies, you have specific routing guidelines that govern shipment method and carrier - helping you ensure the lowest cost, on-time delivery. Learn about are four routing guide compliance errors that can inflate your freight bills and place your company's hard-earned profits at risk. And how adopting a prevention-based strategy will help you recover revenues quickly.
IFO Fusion 2014 provided participants with insights and inspiration that will fuel standout performance back on the job. APEX Analytix, LLC innovators and client companies contributed to the robust agenda, which included thought-provoking presentations, best practices discussions and workshops - as well as valuable networking opportunities with colleagues and peers. Visit our blog for session highlights!
Publix will use APEX Analytix FirstStrike Retail, an application used to audit large volumes of data in high-transaction retail environments. With automated tools at their fingertips, internal audit teams can find more recovery opportunities and reduce audit cycle time.
Intense competition and an unrelenting focus on cost control and profitability are causing retail merchandising and payment teams to upend the status quo. New audit best practices are emerging with 50% having recovery results-based incentives, 86% of retailers using external audit services and 100% of retailers surveyed are implementing shared services.
Join us at Fusion 2014 for innovative ideas that can spark breakthrough performance in global financial shared services. Executives from APEX Analytix will join with Delta Airlines, Extended Stay America, JBS, JetBlue Airways and Walmart to lead sessions focused on emerging best practices.
During the recent 18th Annual Shared Services and Outsourcing Week (SSOW) at Disney's Contemporary Resort in Orlando, APEX Analytix, LLC exhibited and co-presented with Dawn Powell of Kimberly-Clark and Charlie Martin of Koch Business Solutions.
"Our growth is being fueled by organizations interested in new ways to protect their hard-earned profits as they work across country borders," says Steve Yurko, CEO of APEX Analytix. "We've responded by investing in innovative solutions that help them unlock new business value, including licensed and hosted software, audit services, supplier portal solutions, supplier risk assessments and more."