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ICG at IFO’s 2013 Fusion Conference

ICG Consulting will be participating in the Institute of Financial Operations (IFO) 2013 Fusion Conference at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort from May 19th – 23rd.   ICG staff, with the help of some of our valued customers, will be facilitating three education sessions during the conference. On Monday may 19th ICG’s Lynn Larry will be moderating a panel […]

Posted: March 28, 2013 | Permalink

Dynamic Discounting- It’s the Suppliers!

As Dynamic Discounting continues to gain in popularity for the cash optimization benefits it delivers, knowing your suppliers is key to launching a successful program. No one who has evaluated the return-on-cash models that surround Dynamic Discounting disputes the enormous potential these programs offer. It almost seems to good to be true. And it may be if […]

Posted: February 12, 2013 | Permalink

Cash Optimization-AP Can Play a Role

While finance and treasury departments are arming themselves with tools and processes to help monitor and conserve cash, Accounts Payable can play a prominent role in this process. In most companies after all, accounts payable is one of the largest, if not the largest, dispenser of a company’s cash. Do You Know your DPO? If you want […]

Posted: January 14, 2013 | Permalink

Dynamic Discounting “as a Service”

Dynamic Discounting has been getting a lot of traction lately as more organizations are getting creative as they look for ways to optimize their cash positions.  Traditional dynamic discounting is where the buying organization offers selected suppliers to pay early on some or all of their invoices in exchange for a discount off of the […]

Posted: October 10, 2012 | Permalink

Vendor On-boarding & Administration

Many vendor portals in the market today breakdown into two major categories: those that focus mainly on the procurement department and activities and people that focus on the transactional activities of the accounts payable department and related functions like vendor services. One of the things we hear from our clients, and other financial back-office practitioners, is that […]

Posted: August 27, 2012 | Permalink

Follow ICG Consulting on Social Media

ICG Consulting has new and redesigned areas on social media where you can follow ICG and post your thoughts and ideas. Friend ICG on our Facebook page at Facebook.com/ICGConsulting, follow us on Twitter @ICGConsulting, add ICG Consulting to your network on LinkedIn, or share your thoughts in our the blog area of our website. ICG […]

Posted: August 21, 2012 | Permalink

What Else Should ICG Offer?

So, what else would you like to see us do? I walked into my local Target the other day (if you don’t have one near you, Target is a pretty big national retailer… some people even call them “the upscale Walmart”), and was surprised to see them remodeling the store. I say surprised, because to […]

Posted: June 18, 2012 | Permalink