Spend categories

The claritum solution supports a wide range of categories of spend and can manage this spend in three key ways: through Category Management, Project Management or as bespoke purchase activities.

Note: if you do not see your category or need in this chart then please reach out to Claritum. Our solution may still support your requirement.

MRO and Capex

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  • Facility Management
  • Maintaining Services
  • Engineering Services
  • Industrial Supplies
  • Environment & Safety
  • Co-manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Manufacturing and other equipment
  • Manufacturing automation and process control
  • HVAC, space PTB and other MRO supplies

Logistics

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  • FTL
  • LTL
  • Intermodal
  • Ocean freight
  • Air freight
  • Express mail and small packages
  • 3PL/Warehouse
  • Distribution
  • Fleet management
  • Shipyard services
  • Others

General & Admin

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  • Temp staffing
  • Office supplies
  • HR/benefits
  • Consulting
  • Legal services
  • Tax/audit services
  • Other professional services
  • Facilities and real estate
  • Fleet
  • Relocation
  • Travel categories
  • Meetings and events
  • BPO services

Packaging

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  • Corrugated
  • Pallets
  • Films, stretch/shrink
  • Wrap/BOPP
  • Plastic bottles
  • Poly bags
  • Carton board
  • Bulk packaging
  • Labels
  • Glass jars/caps
  • Speciality packages and packaging innovation

Marketing

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  • Market research
  • Media production/buy
  • Print and promotion
  • Digital marketing
  • Creative services
  • FSI
  • Website development
  • Comps
  • PR and public policy
  • Displays
  • Market research
  • Media production/buy
  • Print and promotion
  • Digital marketing
  • Creative services
  • FSI
  • Website development
  • Comps
  • PR and public policy
  • Displays
  • Call center

Insustrial manufacturing

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  • Casting and fabrication
  • Electric drives, motors and gearboxes
  • Hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Mechanical drives and transmission
  • Automation and control systems
  • Relays switches transformers
  • Electrical equipment and components

IT & Telecom

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  • IT hardware
  • IT software
  • Maintenance and support
  • IT consulting
  • Outsourcing
  • Telecom hardware
  • Telecom data and voice
  • Digital marketing platforms

Chemicals

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  • Basic and specialty
  • Resins
  • Elastomers
  • Additives
  • Pigments
  • Intermediate
  • Agrochemicals
  • Petrochemicals
  • Fibres
  • Solvent
  • Fertilisers
  • Polymers

Metals, mining & energy

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  • Metals and product forms
  • Non-ferrous metals
  • Rare-earth metals
  • Minerals
  • Ores
  • Mining equipment
  • Crude oil
  • Natural gas
  • Electricity
  • Renewable
  • Finished goods components

Finance/banking

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  • Market research
  • Print and promotion
  • Direct mail campaigns
  • Cards and chips
  • Digital marketing
  • Website and app development
  • PR and public policy
  • Retail displays
  • Call centre
  • Buildings maintenance

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