A big win for Procurian.
Procurian will manage Harley-Davidson’s indirect procurement - according to a release from this morning, “The leading comprehensive procurement solutions provider will help Harley-Davidson optimize spending in its indirect procurement activities.”
A new transportation site.
Buytruckload.com - Created by Sean Devine (known for co-founding CombineNet and for his work at Emptoris, Con-way and Echo Global Logistics) and John Labrie (former President of Con-way Freight), the site was built to help shippers save money on transportation, and it has some great free services. Also, they have some pretty funny New Yorker-style cartoons. Check it out!
A deeper look at supply risk programs.
Deloitte has found some pretty “nightmarish” supply risk statistics - “Nearly half of senior executives say their supply chain risk management programs are insufficient or ineffective.”
“An outstanding end to a strong year.”
Peter takes a look at Iasta’s annual results over on Spend Matters UK/Europe.