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Ian Smith - General Manager

Face to Face with Ian Smith (15/06/2017)

An interview with Ian Smith, Finance Director and General Manager at Invu, from The Purchase to Pay Network.

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The rising tide of compliance

Time to embrace compliance? (24/05/2017)

Ian Smith, finance director and GM at Invu, believes it is time to end 'checklist' style compliance and establish compliance as a collective responsibility and a key part of company culture and mindset.

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The rising tide of compliance

Coping with the rising tide of compliance (23/03/2017)

Early results of AccountingWEB's Strategic Finance Leader survey have found respondents struggling with what has felt like a small avalanche of new compliance issues.

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Thorntons choose Invu

Sweet like chocolate (26/01/2017)

Increasing business demands saw UK favourite Thorntons turn to Invu to upgrade its document management and accounts payable systems. Read their success story using the link below.

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New Opinion Article - Make hay while the sun shines (17/11/2016)

The British hotel industry could be a net beneficiary of Brexit if it focuses on performance and process improvement now, says Ian Smith, General Manager at Invu.

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2017 Predictions: From Paper To Digital, This Time It's Real... (01/12/2016)

Stories abounded in the early millennium of companies going paperless, looking to use scanning to transform the ease and speed of document access and reduce printing costs...

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Redmayne-Bentley: Improving Customer Service (23/11/2016)

Redmayne-Bentley recognised the opportunity to improve the efficiency of communications by replacing paper based documentation with a single source of digital information.

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ABBYY Platinum Certified Partner Award (05/10/2016)

We are delighted to have been awarded the ABBYY Platinum Certified Partner Award for our commitment to ABBYY and their Data & Document Capture Products. Here are some of our certified ABBYY trained support staff showing off the award!


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A solution to meet the increasing business demands & support future growth. (21/07/2016)

Thornton's required a user friendly, reliable document management system that was easy to use and could grow with the business. Read their story by clicking the link below.

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Counting the cost of transactional uncertainty (22/06/2016)

CFOs and FDs have a responsibility to keep the business informed of the consequences of its actions. With political uncertainty such as the vote on Brexit, or economic uncertainty like the impact of oil price changes, the need to have real-time information based on knowledge of financial commitments made by the business, without any transactional uncertainty, is higher than ever.

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Invu version 6.11 is now available (17/05/2016)

We are delighted to announce that Invu version 6.11 is now available.

The latest version delivers the following main new features and enhancements:

  • Office 2016 - Full support for the Office Addin & Email Assistant.
  • Invu Document Delivery Portal - Publishing of documents to a cloud portal for delivering/sharing externally.
  • Drag & Drop via Email Assistant - The Email Assistant has been enhanced to allow filing of email and/or attachments via a drag & drop mechanism.

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Invu Purchasing Process Report (18/05/2016)

During a recent survey we surveyed 206 Finance workers across medium sized businesses, asking how their businesses managed the invoice processing of purchased goods and services, the daily challenges they face and their view on protection against fraud with the tools at their disposal. A report based on this survey is now available to download, please follow the link below to download your copy.

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Addressing the Challenge of Financial Process Complacency (15/04/2016)

Finance Directors and teams can be blamed for delaying payments but recent research suggests otherwise. The research - conducted by Invu of UK finance workers - suggests late payments are often a result of poor purchasing systems and processes, rather than a cash management decision based on visibility and control.

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Purchasing Process Report 2016 – What Finance Has To Say About the Procurement Process (14/04/2016)

A recent survey by Red Brick Research on behalf of Invu asked 209 UK finance workers (Finance Directors, Chief Financial Officers, Finance Controllers and Finance Managers) across medium-sized businesses (50 to 250 employees) how their businesses managed the invoice processing of purchased goods and services, the daily challenges they face and their view on protection against fraud with the tools at their disposal.

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Invu market research into UK medium sized businesses uncovers frustrations with poor financial processing (22/03/2016)

Today marks the release of results in our latest market research report, carried out by independent research house Red Brick Research, into the views, processes and decision of finance decision makers in UK medium sized businesses (MBs).

The full results of the report will be available in April. To receive a copy of the report once it has been released please click on the link below.

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Invu Research: Almost Half Finance Professionals Say POP Needs Fixing Urgently (17/02/2016)

Ian Smith, General Manager, Invu, Electronic Document Management (eDM), Accounts Payable (AP) and Purchasing solutions provider, responded to the latest Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking Business in Britain research, which highlighted that £500 billion is owed to SMEs in outstanding invoices.

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