Invoice Processing

The adoption of Peppol eInvoicing across Australia continues at pace, with over 9,328 businesses and government agencies across Australia currently connected to the Peppol network. Yet, despite Peppol’s early success, businesses across the country remain confused about what Peppol eInvoicing is, whether it’s right for them and the best way for them to get connected.

Australian business could be mandated to adopt Peppol e-invoicing as soon as 2023 under a government proposal issued just before Christmas. A Consultation Paper issued by the Treasury on December 15 includes a range of legislative options for the Peppol rollout, and comments are being invited up until 25 February 2022.

Esker has announced the launch of its Claims & Deductions solution to help businesses efficiently manage their deduction claims and protect margins. As an integral part of Esker’s Order-to-Cash suite, Esker’s Claims & Deductions solution enables customer service and finance departments to quickly resolve customer issues and keep short payments under control.

Ephesoft, developer of  intelligent document processing (IDP), automation and data enrichment solutions, has presented Kodak Alaris with an award for a Property Management Solution created during Ephesoft’s 2021 Hackathon event.

Invoice fraud costs Australian businesses $A128M each year. Australia’s Sypht has introduced three new features to its capture and document processing platform designed to improve time and costs efficiencies and reduce the impacts of fraud.

US firm ancora Software has filed a patent application for the way its ancoraDocs software can correctly identify data fields that must be captured from documents potentially distorted during the scanning process.

When virtually any business workflow can be automated, which do enterprise executives say are the most important and deliver the greatest value? That’s the focus of an Intelligent Automation Benchmark Study just published by Kofax.

E-invoicing is not a new concept. Electronic invoices have been around for a while, in several different formats, standards, and names. All claiming to connect buyers and suppliers digitally and more efficiently.

As the adoption of Peppol eInvoicing continues to accelerate across Australia and NZ, there are some organisations that remain hesitant about exchanging procurement documents via the Peppol network. 

Esker has announced the launch of Esker Pay, an extensive set of integrated payment capabilities and strategic Fintech partnerships to help businesses unlock cashflow.