The Smart Cube named on prestigious ‘50 Providers to know’ list


London, 26th October 2023: The Smart Cube (a WNS company), a global provider of strategic research and analytics solutions, has been recognised by Spend Matters as one of its ‘50 to know’ providers.

Now in its 10th year, the annual ‘50 Providers to Know’ list recognises the best-in-class companies in the procurement and supply chain market. These are firms deemed pioneers – that lead the charge on new procurement technologies and services, setting the industry standard. Vendors listed are independently selected over multiple rounds of debate,focusing on factors such as innovation, market presence, tech competency, and solution delivery.

Omer Abdullah, Chief Commercial Officer and Co-Founder of The Smart Cube, said: “We are honoured to be included on Spend Matters’ ’50 Providers to Know’ list. This recognition from an influential industry analyst reaffirms our unwavering commitment to excellence in the procurement and supply chain industry. At The Smart Cube, we take pride in pioneering new procurement technologies and services that set the industry standard. This acknowledgment reflects our dedication to innovation, market leadership, tech competency, and delivering solutions that empower our clients. We remain committed to helping our clients make informed decisions faster and achieve operational excellence.”

Nikhil Gaur, Research Analyst & Project Associate, Spend Matters, said: “As procurement departments are looking to technology for increased efficiency as well as cost savings, providers are using new means to appeal to the market. To help make sense of these developments and the long-term market outlook beyond the hype, we’re pleased to present Spend Matters’ tenth annual ‘50 Providers to Know,’ ‘50 Providers to Watch’ and ‘Future 5’ listees, sourced and calculated by the entire Spend Matters analyst team to represent the best of the technology providers that serve procurement, finance and supply chain organisations.”

Bertrand Maltaverne, Senior Analyst for Spend Matters, said: “Market and category intelligence is at the core of The Smart Cube’s offer and covers indices, trends, cost management best-practices, ESG and risks. “Outside-in” insights provided by The Smart Cube contribute to improving category management processes, new product launches and supplier management.”

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About The Smart Cube

For leading businesses around the world, The Smart Cube, a WNS company, is a trusted partner for high performing intelligence that answers critical business questions. We work with our clients to figure out how to implement these answers, faster, through custom research, advanced analytics and best of breed technology. We transform data into insights – enabling smart decision-making to improve business performance at the top and bottom line. We call it: Intelligence. Accelerated.

Together with WNS Denali, we deliver world-class solutions in procurement and supply chain advisory, managed services and digital transformation. We combine expert resources with leading technologies, merging human and artificial intelligence to deliver innovative solutions, enabling our clients to achieve their business, financial and sustainability goals and outperform in their markets.

The Smart Cube’s clients include a third of the companies in the FTSE and Fortune 100, primarily in the  CPG, Life Sciences, Energy, Chemicals, Industrials and Professional Services sectors. We serve our global client base from our offices in the UK, the USA, Switzerland, Romania and India.

About WNS

WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS) is a leading Business Process Management (BPM) company. WNS combines deep industry knowledge with technology, analytics, and process expertise to co-create innovative, digitally led transformational solutions with over 400 clients across various industries. WNS delivers an entire spectrum of BPM solutions including industry-specific offerings, customer experience services, finance and accounting, human resources, procurement, and research and analytics to re-imagine the digital future of businesses. As of June 30, 2023, WNS had 59,871 professionals across 66 delivery centers worldwide including facilities in Canada, China, Costa Rica, India, Malaysia, the Philippines, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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About Spend Matters

Spend Matters is the leading solution intelligence source for procurement and supply chain professionals. Combining deep technology analysis and tailored advisory services with daily news coverage and subscription research, Spend Matters is trusted by CPOs, consultants, investors and solution providers alike as their procurement technology intelligence partner.

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