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Herndon, VA – 6th June 2013 – As featured on the American City & County website, Naperville saves $120,000 using Spikes Cavell Observatory.

City of NapervilleThe City of Naperville, Il., implemented the Spikes Cavell Observatory suite of data-driven online tools to deliver improved spend and contract visibility. “So far we estimate that we’ve delivered around $120,000 and, with the initiatives that the Observatory has helped us to identify, our forecast is that we’ll multiply our initial savings by a factor of four by year end,” said Mike Bevis, Naperville’s Chief Procurement Officer

The Naperville procurement team has used the Spikes Cavell Observatory, a cloud-based online service, to identify savings opportunities and in particular to establish which of those opportunities delivered the biggest “bang for their buck.” Improved spend and contract visibility have highlighted the opportunity to collaborate with local park and school districts who have also implemented the Spikes Cavell Observatory. The result is that the organizations have been able to identify common suppliers and save money by renegotiating relevant contracts.

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