Fitek and Unifiedpost Group surpass milestone of 10,000 companies signed up for e-invoicing in Estonia

08/01/2020
La Hulpe, Talinn
says Andres Lilleste, Fitek Business Manager. Arved.ee is developed in co-operation with users, who are encouraged to share comments and tips with the Fitek team, enabling the product to be customised to the needs of different users. The number of companies using the portal exceeded 10,000 in early December.

Across Europe, companies are rapidly adopting tools to move away from paper invoices, and the readiness of Estonian public authorities to receive only e-invoices accelerates the take-up of digital invoices more widely. Lilleste adds: “The launch of Arved.ee coincided with an amendment to the Estonian state accounting law. The state requirement to receive only e-invoices will also encourage organisations using our solution to exchange e-invoices among themselves. We are currently expanding our services and by the end of next year, we plan to be live in at least 12 countries. In this advanced e-environment, we can work on solutions that make it as easy as possible for a customer to send and receive invoices, and thanks to Unifiedpost Group, we’ll soon be able to include payments and financing in arved.ee.

The total value of arved.ee’s delivered invoices over the past seven months surmounted 100 million EUR, with the largest single invoice delivered totalling 1.8 million EUR. A record was set in early December, with users sending 801 invoices in one day.

Unifiedpost Group CEO Hans Leybaert comments:
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