The Road to Sourcing for Telecom Services Starts with Choosing the Right E-Sourcing Technology

- January 28, 2015 2:34 PM | Categories: E-Sourcing, Guest Post

Spend Matters welcomes this guest post by James Martino, CEO of Avotus. According to the Purchasing & Procurement Center, an organization that provides comprehensive information for purchasing and procurement professionals, the advantages of e-sourcing are becoming more evident as a wider understanding of its many uses and benefits becomes apparent. Establishing an e-sourcing process that can truly realize these benefits is tricky at best and counter-productive, time-intensive and cost-prohibitive at worst. This is where establishing a partnership with an experienced vendor that uses the latest technology puts the user’s interests ahead of the suppliers.

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More M&As Expected in the Oil & Gas Sector, Apple Reports Better-Than-Expected Q4

- January 28, 2015 12:13 PM | Categories: Afternoon Coffee

The oil and gas sector will likely experience a large increase in merger and acquisition activity this year, according to global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney. Sales of iPhones jumped 46% in the final quarter of 2014 compared to the year before, boosting Apple’s revenue higher than expected. Afternoon Coffee brings you the latest in supply chain and procurement news.

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