procure-to-pay-with-precoro-and-microsoft-dynamics-365-business-centralOptimizing procurement processes in today’s fast-paced business world is crucial for cost control and operational efficiency. One powerful solution for achieving this is the integration of Precoro and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, facilitated by the robust APPSeCONNECT platform.

Precoro is a procurement and spend management software solution designed to help businesses streamline and automate their procurement processes. It provides a centralized platform for managing the entire procurement lifecycle, from purchase requests and purchase order approvals to purchase orders, vendor management, and invoice processing. The integration between Precoro and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central automates and synchronizes procurement and financial data, streamlining processes, reducing errors, Duplication of effort and enhancing real-time visibility for efficient operations and helps in periodical budgeting for the procurement.

In this blog, we will explore how APPSeCONNECT can facilitate the synchronization of Vendors, Items, Purchase Order with taxes and invoices, automating and streamlining various aspects of your procurement operations.

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Pain Areas and Solutions

Before integrating Precoro with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central using an Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS), organizations often faced several significant pain points in their procurement and financial processes. These included:

  1. Manual Data Entry: The need for manual data entry across systems was time-consuming and prone to errors, leading to discrepancies in procurement records.
  2. Inefficient Workflows: Procurement workflows lacked automation, resulting in delays in requisition approvals, purchase order creation, and invoice processing.
  3. Limited Visibility: Organizations struggled to gain real-time insights into their procurement activities, making it challenging to track spending, budgets, and vendor performance.
  4. Resource Drain: Manually managing procurement tasks consumed valuable resources that could be better utilized for strategic initiatives.
  5. Compliance Issues: Ensuring compliance with procurement policies and regulations was a constant challenge, leading to potential risks and audit concerns.
  6. Lack of Integration: Isolated systems made it difficult to synchronize data between Precoro and Dynamics 365 Business Central, resulting in disconnected processes and data discrepancies.
  7. Vendor Management Challenges: Without streamlined vendor management, maintaining vendor relationships and contract compliance was often complex and inefficient.
  8. Cost Overruns: Inefficient processes and lack of budget control could lead to cost overruns and negatively impact the bottom line.

Integration through iPaaS addresses these pain points by automating data exchange, streamlining workflows, enhancing visibility, and ensuring data consistency. It transforms procurement and financial operations into efficient, error-free processes, empowering organizations to make informed decisions and achieve cost savings.

Vendor Synchronization

In response to a recent market requirement, we have addressed a common scenario where Vendor document creation occurs within Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. With APPSeCONNECT, vendor data is seamlessly synchronized to Precoro without delays, including all relevant vendor information and address details.

Before Sync

Post Sync

Item Synchronization

In the next phase of our integration, APPSeCONNECT automates for item synchronization between Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and Precoro. Our process flow efficiently syncs item details and their corresponding prices from Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central to Precoro. It is a common phenomenon that Dynamic Business central is used as a Inventory management system, This automated process guarantees the seamless transfer of product information, ensuring that your data remains consistent and up-to-date across both platforms.

Before Sync

Post Sync

Purchase Order Approval Notifications to Teams

Precoro’s integration with Teams to synchronize purchase order approvals effortlessly. Automate notifications and updates for a seamless workflow. Real-time alerts in Teams facilitate quick decision-making, enhancing procurement efficiency. Simplify the approval process, reducing bottlenecks, and promoting better collaboration across your organization.

Purchase Order Synchronizations

After approval Purchase requisition in Precoro, when purchase orders are generated, they’re seamlessly transferred to Business Central with all the associated line-item details. This automated process ensures smooth and hassle-free procurement operations. No more manual work or delays – its procurement made easy. In the next crucial step of our integration process.

Tax Synchronization

APPSeCONNECT simplifies tax synchronization between Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and Precoro. By serving as the integration bridge, it enables real-time data flow, ensuring that tax rates, codes, and rules are consistently and accurately synchronized. This automation streamlines tax calculations for procurement transactions in Precoro, reducing errors and ensuring compliance. With APPSeCONNECT, you can effortlessly map tax data, track changes, and maintain tax data integrity, empowering your organization with seamless and accurate tax management across both platforms.

Invoice Synchronization

Invoices received in Precoro can be matched with corresponding purchase orders and receipts, and this information is automatically synchronized with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central for seamless payment processing. This streamlines the accounts payable process, reduces manual effort, and minimizes errors.


The integration of Precoro with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Using APPSeCONNECT is a game-changer for businesses looking to smoothen their procurement operations and keep their accounting and inventory up to date. By choosing this solution, you gain access to a streamlined, efficient, and cost-effective procurement process, giving you the edge in today’s competitive business landscape.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to revolutionize your procurement processes. Contact us today to learn more and get started with Precoro and Business Central integration. APPSeCONNECT Streamlines Business Workflows by Reducing Manual Entries, Amplifying Financial Insights, and Simplifying Sales Procedures. Through this integration, companies can concentrate on scaling and prospering, all while maintaining an uninterrupted and proficient sales journey.