SOURCE: Emptoris, Inc.

Emptoris, Inc.

December 01, 2009 12:27 ET

Emptoris Awarded Contract From U.S. Postal Service for Sourcing Software

BURLINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - December 1, 2009) - Emptoris, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise supply and contract management software, announced today that the U.S. Postal Service has awarded the company a five-year contract to provide the organization with sourcing software. According to the Federal Business Opportunities Business website, which posted a notice about the contract award, the Emptoris Sourcing solution will be used by the U.S. Postal Service for its organization-wide eRFX and reverse auctions, as well as optimized or advanced sourcing.

"The U.S. Postal Service runs an expansive and world-class sourcing and procurement organization that matches its extensive service network, and Emptoris is proud that its sourcing solution was chosen to be used in such an advanced, demanding and extensive global environment," said Sean Correll, Director of Consulting Services for Emptoris, Inc.

Emptoris supply and contract management solutions are used extensively by Global 2000 companies and leading public organizations such as the UK Home Office, one of the UK government's largest public agencies, and the New Jersey Department of the Treasury, which is responsible for managing all aspects of the State's $33.5 Billion budget. The Emptoris Sourcing solution automates all sourcing events from reverse auctions to complex multi-stage negotiations, and allows organizations to source the best products and services from suppliers while driving cost competitiveness, minimizing supply base risk and reducing sourcing cycle time.

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About Emptoris

Emptoris is a world leader in innovative supply and contract management software solutions that empower enterprises to realize best value and accelerate profitable growth. Emptoris solutions are used by successful Global 2000 companies in every industry. Customers include American Express, Boeing, ConocoPhillips, GlaxoSmithKline, Kraft, Motorola, Syngenta, and Vodafone.

About the United States Postal Service

A self-supporting government enterprise, the U.S. Postal Service is the only delivery service that reaches every address in the nation, 150 million residences, businesses and Post Office Boxes. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars. With 36,000 retail locations and the most frequently visited website in the federal government, the Postal Service relies on the sale of postage, products and services to pay for operating expenses. Named the Most Trusted Government Agency five consecutive years and the sixth Most Trusted Business in the nation by the Ponemon Institute, the Postal Service has annual revenue of more than $68 billion and delivers nearly half the world's mail. If it were a private sector company, the U.S. Postal Service would rank 26th in the 2008 Fortune 500.

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