what we deliver
purchase better, purchase faster
Pre-negotiated product range to deliver you up to 30% savings on the average market price from a huge selection of everyday purchases
more time running your department
A single convenient platform accessible 24/7, anytime, anywhere – more time running your department, and less time running after suppliers
track every step of the process
think keeps track of every step in the purchasing process – providing you real-time audit trails, built in reporting and customisable data extracts
highest standard PCI compliance
Highest standard PCI compliant payment gateways used by banks and large organisations around the world, for your peace of mind
2+ million products, 2400+ active users … 1 platform.
RMIT’s procurement procedure prior to adopting thinkSwitchOn was largely paper based. They bought from multiple suppliers over multiple categories and had little control over buying or pricing. They lacked a unified reporting procedure and were challenged with payment reconciliation.
- 80,000 students in Melbourne, Hanoi and Ho Chi Min City.
- Over 8,000 staff members across three colleges and eighteen faculties
- Expenditure of ~$1B in 2015
RMIT’s procurement procedure prior to adopting SwitchOn was largely paper based. They bought from multiple suppliers over multiple categories and had little control over buying or pricing. They lacked a unified reporting procedure and were challenged with payment reconciliation.
think responded with SwitchOn+, a user friendly SAAS based platform that provides a complete ‘Purchase to Pay’ (P2P) solution. Switch On has integrated with RMIT’s finance system (SAP) and has streamlined every aspect of RMIT’s procure to pay process.
SwitchOn+ allows suppliers to register easily and transact with many customers. This makes SwitchOn+ more attractive to suppliers than other procure to pay solutions.
All products within SwitchOn catalogues are classified according to the UNSPSC taxonomy Level 4. This enables workflow based on product type and provides pre-cleansed data for reporting, spend analysis and benchmarking.
Being at the forefront of innovation, RMIT is always on the lookout for new and exciting ways to improve our processes. It was a global search, and given this, we were surprised to find one of the top solutions out there, right here in Victoria.
Once, innovation in procurement was just about reducing costs, now technology is disrupting this and is allowing companies to drive further efficiencies in the effort involved in acquiring goods and the time to delivery.
think’s platform delivers on this trend.
think’s platform not only enables us to get the most out of our budget but ensures we get the best resources for our facility and students in the most timely manner possible.”
Deputy Director of Strategic Sourcing and Procurement RMIT
thinkEveryday gives you immediate access to a full range of curated consumables for your university at the best price in the market.
SwitchOn gives you the power to BYO content and customise your platform and ‘switch on’ additional features to enhance your buying experience.
SwitchOn+ is a complete solution, including features to handle governance & processes of large businesses and fit into an enterprise IT environment.
think’s modular approach means that no business needs to compromise on their requirements and can pay for features they want or need within a single platform.
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