What We Spend on Thanksgiving – And Other Holiday Facts

- November 27, 2014 10:12 AM | Categories: Price Forecast, Procurement Commentary, Supply Chain

1385192565jql7k Happy Thanksgiving from the Spend Matters Family! In honor of the holiday, we feature a special news roundup T-Day edition – focusing on spending and the supply chain (of course). How much do Americans spend on the holiday? Have you heard of a supposed “turkey shortage?” We clear that up and offer some other fun or lesser-known Thanksgiving Day facts.

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Steer Clear of these “Sales” During the Holidays

- November 27, 2014 6:10 AM | Categories: Savings Tracking

file941328721078 One thing that definitely comes to mind when we think of the holiday season is shopping. Regardless of what the “true meaning” of Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and other holidays at this time of year are all about, Americans at the moment are crowding shopping centers, department stores and browsing online retail sites looking for the best deal. But, this may not be the best time to buy certain items. Check out our list of products where it's better to wait until after the holidays to buy to snag the lowest price.

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Best Of: Bad Procurement Lessons

- November 27, 2014 2:34 AM

Business Intelligence to Transform Procurement