Each week we will look into specific topics within an Ariba solution to  see how close you are to Best-in-Class Commerce practices.   Research shows that companies who strive to achieve efficient and effective commerce through Best-in-Class practices fall into the following categories:


Laggards:  49% of businesses.

Advanced (the norm):  36% of businesses.

Best-in-Class:  15% of businesses.



Take a look at this week's  Best-in-Class practice poll:    http://exchange.ariba.com/poll.jspa?poll=1047