Matt Vermeulen

Matt Vermeulen writes about B2B commerce for Tradeshift. Whether he's writing about Accounts Payable best practices or debunking AI myths, Matt enjoys making complex topics easy to understand and fun to read.

  • 5 key stats from Ardent Partners "State of ePayables"

    5 key stats from Ardent Partners "State of ePayables"

    We highlight a selection of prominent statistics from Ardent Partners' State of ePayables report and what their findings mean for AP professionals.

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  • The supply chain of marijuana: an interview with Steve Albarran of Confident Cannabis

    The supply chain of marijuana: an interview with Steve Albarran of Confident Cannabis

    We met with Steve Albarran, co-founder and CEO of Confident Cannabis to talk about the complicated case of the cannabis supply chain.

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  • Supply chain of everything: the charcoal briquet

    Supply chain of everything: the charcoal briquet

    Labor Day means BBQ, and BBQ (for many) means charcoal briquettes. So why not explore the supply chain of charcoal and how those little sooty black squares became so ubiquitous in our backyard grills?

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  • Highlights in change management: how changemakers are adding organizational value

    Highlights in change management: how changemakers are adding organizational value

    Learn how supply chain leaders are driving change in their organizations from our recent Innovation Summit in Copenhagen.

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  • How AI in the supply chain can improve management decisions

    How AI in the supply chain can improve management decisions

    By taking advantage of a wealth of data, artificial intelligence can help you make smarter onboarding decisions, smarter approvals, and smarter payments.

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  • 'Smart' vs. 'dumb' automation: how to leverage true innovation

    'Smart' vs. 'dumb' automation: how to leverage true innovation

    There are two types of automation you need to be aware of: smart tools like artificial intelligence, and dumb tools that may speed up your processes but don’t provide any real insights.

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  • Supply Change episode 7: the competitive imperative of change

    Supply Change episode 7: the competitive imperative of change

    In a fast-changing world, how are jobs changing? Who will be impacted by new technology? And how fast will it all change? Ron and Roy explore the impact new tech is having on the supply chain.

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  • AI in the supply chain: it’s about intelligence, not automation

    AI in the supply chain: it’s about intelligence, not automation

    AI gives you more accurate data more quickly to help connect suppliers and buyers faster and more intelligently.

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  • Supply chain payments: improving cash flow in the supply chain

    Supply chain payments: improving cash flow in the supply chain

    Only 12% of early payment opportunities are captured in the supply chain. What solutions exist to solve these issues? And how will network finance improve cash flow for all?

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  • Designing for change: how to experiment for the future

    Designing for change: how to experiment for the future

    Futurist and Founding Partner at Greyspace, Angela Oguntala, joined us in Copenhagen at our recent Innovation Summit to take us through the “what ifs” of our transitioning world.

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  • Supply Change episode 6: technology’s role in the modern supply chain

    Supply Change episode 6: technology’s role in the modern supply chain

    In episode six, we’ll explore blockchain, artificial intelligence, digitization, and the Internet of Things and how they solve for supply chain problems.

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  • Innovators and troublemakers: the first credit card ever

    Innovators and troublemakers: the first credit card ever

    Here’s the story of the innovators and troublemakers who started the credit revolution.

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  • Supply Change episode 5: an interview with Justin Dillon, founder and CEO of FRDM

    Supply Change episode 5: an interview with Justin Dillon, founder and CEO of FRDM

    Welcome to another edition of supply change. We’re excited to host our first guest, Justin Dillon, the founder and CEO of FRDM.

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  • Supply Change episode 4—Apps: the secret sauce to digitization

    Supply Change episode 4—Apps: the secret sauce to digitization

    Apps are the secret sauce for supply chain innovation. The ability to digitize transactions and activities is critical to the future of supply chain procurement. As the Harvard Business Review......

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  • Supply Change episode 3: Design Thinking — engineering a better supply chain

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