Manual invoice processing can be a hassle for Accounts Payable departments even for the simplest of processes. Routing invoices for approval and connecting all the systems involved takes valuable time from multiple people, every time an invoice needs to be paid. AP automation with RPA has enormous value for companies not only in time saved but also in early payment discounts, avoiding late fees, and the incalculable value of knowing that your invoice will be processed without errors and in a timely manner.
For instance, in this company’s story, they’d been plagued with late fees because of a large number of controls that had to be manually applied to every invoice. See how AP automation made the difference for them.