1999-2001

  • Direct Commerce founded to automate AP; teams with experts from Sun Microsystems, Cisco and The Bay Area Accounts Payable Network to map out solution
  • Out of the garage, into the office, Direct Commerce incorporates and builds industry’s first P2P solution
  • Sun Microsystems goes live with industry’s first production release of electronic invoicing that includes integrated workflow and dispute resolution
  • First Oracle Financials Implementation with Sun Microsystems

2002-2004

  • Industry’s first deployment of Discount Management with Large Fortune 500 Indiana-based Pharmaceutical Company
  • Integrated Workflow platform improves AP processes at Yellow and Univar
  • P2P Transaction platform 2002-release launched
  • Eli Lilly and Company improves its AP health, achieving industry’s highest adoption rate: 97% of Eli Lilly partners are completely automated
  • First SAP implementation with Eli Lilly
  • Workflow 2003-release launched
  • eInvoicing & Discount management 2004-release launched
  • Legal Invoicing solution Launched for Sun Microsystems

2005-2009

  • P2P Transaction platform 2005-release launched
  • Dispute Resolution 2005-release launched
  • The Home Depot ratchets up AP processes with Supplier Portal for dispute resolution
  • Multi-currency capability goes live
  • Continue expansion with an European deployment for Merck
  • eInvoicing 2007-release launched
  • Discount management 2008-release launched
  • Dispute resolution 2008-release launched
  • P2P Transaction platform 2009-release launched

2010-2013

  • 100,000th supplier on-boarded
  • Multi-language capability goes live
  • Workflow 2012-release launched
  • Discount management 2012-release launched
  • Bloomin’ Brands incorporates innovative inventory management system, linked to their e-Invoicing system, bringing AP automation to more than 1,400 restaurants
  • Direct Commerce hits 100% of supplier on-boarding target for Large U.S. Defense Contractor within 6 months
  • Dispute resolution 2013-release launched