How Data Analysis Can Be Utilized By Supply Chain Organizations To Drive Savings

April 25, 2012 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Karl Andersson, Founder and CEO of Technology Insight Corporation, leader in providing Purchase to Payable Analysis solutions, will present "Data = Dollars: Aligning Technology with a Strategic Vision for Real Savings" during Prime Advantage Spring Conference 2012 which will take place on April 25-27 (Wednesday-Friday) at Renaissance Austin Hotel, Austin, TX.

The Spring Conference is the time for Members and Endorsed Suppliers of Prime Advantage to reach out and strengthen business relationships, identify savings and selling opportunities, and assess market dynamics in an ideal networking environment among professionals. The Conference brings together Members who are looking for solutions for cost, quality, and performance of their supply chain and Endorsed Suppliers seeking to develop and deepen their market penetration and strategic partnering.

Mr. Andersson will join among other speakers, James E. Glassman, Managing Director and Senior Economist with JPMorgan Chase & Co, Leslie Norgren, recent Chief Procurement Officer and President of Ryerson Procurement Corporation and Steven Miller, Vice President of Global Strategic Sourcing at Wabash National Corporation.

Mr. Andersson's presentation: Data = Dollars: Aligning Technology with a Strategic Vision for Real Savings with Steven Miller, VP Global Strategic Sourcing, Wabash National Corporation, is scheduled as part of the Purchasing Networking Breakfast on Thursday, April 26.

Steven and Karl will show how data analysis was used to identify operational ineffectiveness, rogue spending, lost discounts/savings and financial risk in a before and after case study: Data=Dollars: Aligning Technology with a Strategic Vision for Real Savings.

"I look forward to showing members of Prime Advantage how data analysis can be utilized by supply chain organizations to drive savings" said Mr. Andersson, "It is a great opportunity for Technology Insight".

To learn more about the event, please visit: Prime Advantage


Karl is the Founder and CEO of Technology Insight Corporation (TIC).

Karl's skills in accounting and systems started at SUNY Plattsburgh. Karl graduated from Plattsburgh with a BS in Accounting and minored in Computer Science. Karl went on to work at Coopers and Lybrand (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers) where he earned his CPA and CISA. After Coopers & Lybrand, Karl was a Manager of Business Process Reengineering for the Dexter Corporation which at the time was a Fortune 1,000 company.

While at Dexter, Karl gained international experience working on projects in Europe and Asia. After Dexter, Karl returned to the auditing and consulting environment at Ernst and Young performing Application Controls Consulting services for SAP.

In 2000, Karl founded Technology Insight Corporation.


TIC is a leader in providing Purchase to Payable Analysis solutions.

TIC provides solutions to Fortune 2000 companies enabling them to leverage the data from its ERP system(s), procurement card programs and Travel and Expense programs.

By utilizing TIC web based solutions companies have the ability to:

  • analyze their business consistently across ERP systems;
  • identify areas of lost profits;
  • perform operational analysis;
  • perform spend analysis;
  • perform risk analysis.

  • For more information about Technology Insight, visit