Procurement heads on the Boards? Check out the debate over on Procurement Leaders to see a sarcastic comment by Peter and some commentary "about various reports claiming that CPOs are now on a high percentage of company Boards."
Government 'lean procurement' review – details and predictions -- We reported a while ago that Cabinet Office had instigated a 'lean procurement' study. Following a Freedom of Information request, we got a bit more information about it.
Health Exclusive – NHS SBS 'acquires' procurement agency and the follow up to the news. -- "We see this as a positive move generally mainly on the grounds that the new entity will be able to offer range of services to health customers; and it may start the process of a much-needed rationalisation of the overly complicated procurement 'landscape' in Health."
A Spend Matters guest columnist gives quite a good outlook on where music is going in 2011.
- Sheena Moore