Accenture has been positioned as the overall leader in procurement outsourcing services, leading the industry in “innovation and execution,” according to the latest HfS Blueprint Report Procurement As-a-Service...

As stated in the report, ahead of all competitors, Accenture is the leading-edge provider of Procurement As-a-Service offerings, exhibiting great breadth, depth, and vision for the future of procurement. HfS highlights Accenture’s expanding use of intelligent automation in procurement, its ability to integrate proprietary tools and platforms together, and its investments in partnerships and management tools.

“Enterprise clients are becoming more demanding in the offerings required from service providers in Procurement As-a-Service processes,” said Derk Erbe, research vice president of Supply Chain, Procurement and Energy at HfS Research. “Accenture has maintained its market leadership and significantly improved its positioning around innovation, a notable feat, among its competitors.”