LONDON, May 12, 2015  - eSourcing and optimisation specialist Trade Extensions is recognised by leading industry blog Spend Matters and has been identified as a ‘Top 50 Provider to Know’ for the second year running.

The ‘Top 50 Providers to Know 2015’ list is collated by Spend Matters team of experts and indicates to procurement practitioners, advisors, or consultants that a company is “worth knowing or taking a look at”. 

Spend Matters founder and managing director, Jason Busch said “The 50/50 list is the product of great debate and discussion by all the analysts on the Spend Matters team.  Many of the choices were not easy and we are thrilled to release our 2015 list and congratulate all of those providers and organizations that made the list.”

Trade Extensions is the leading software provider for the most complex and large scale eSourcing and optimisation projects and over $1 billion worth of spend is allocated through its TESS™ platform each week.

Trade Extensions, CEO, Garry Mansell said, “Being a ‘Top Provider to Know’ is recognition of our technology, satisfied clients and our impressive growth over the last few years.  As Spend Matters said last year, ‘there is simply no other provider like Trade Extensions that we’ve come across.*’”

Read more on Spend Matters ‘Top 50 Providers to Know'.

Trade Extensions entry in the Spend Matters Almanac.



* 11 August 2014,  Spend Matters 50/50: Trade Extensions – A Provider to Know.

About Trade Extensions
Trade Extensions ( is the leading sourcing software provider for the most complex and large scale eSourcing and optimisation projects. Its platform, TESS™, is uniquely flexible and runs projects ranging from simple reverse auctions to complex sourcing events involving goods and services worth billions of dollars, millions of data items and multiple rounds of negotiation.

The flexibility and power of the platform means, along with sourcing, it can be configured to model and optimise practically any resource allocation problem and has been used for applications as diverse as production planning and supply chain design.  

Trade Extensions has offices across Europe and the U.S. and its sourcing platform is used by leading companies as diverse as P&G, Unilever, Cargill, Coca-Cola, Dow Chemicals, and Kimberly-Clark.

The Trade Extensions logo is a registered trademark of Trade Extensions TradeExt AB.

TESS™ is a trademark of Trade Extensions TradeExt AB.

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