News Roundup – In Case You Missed It …

This week has seen a lot of activity in the procurement and supply chain market - here's a summary of what caught our eye with links for further reading - in case you missed it ...   Corcentric signed a Definitive Purchase Agreement with Determine And here's our analysts' Pro briefing on it (subscription service): Valuation, Transaction Overview, Customer Recommendations and Competitive Landscape Analysis JAGGAER Introduced the JAGGAER ONE unified platform for comprehensive spend management Our SolutionMap comparative analysis is here  Avetta and Browz combined their Supply Chain Risk Management companies Our Pro analysis is here: Facts, Figures, Solution & Market Overview Seal Software released report: Contract AI - How Legal Departments Evaluated, Use Artificial Intelligence Tools Barclaycard partnered with SAP Ariba to simplify corporate payments Read our report here of Barclaycard's partnership with Coupa last month

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

      Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. It tackles universal public procurement issues and produces podcasts, articles, opinion pieces, community notices, and news stories, and hold regular events. To check out what we've been up to click the links below or follow us @PSpendForum Power Your Procurement and Buying Workforce with the Right Competencies To accelerate improved alignment with critical public procurement workforce competencies, Public Spend Forum offers a series of reports and products to assist in these efforts. These include: A free Public Procurement Competencies Report (developed with The Volcker Alliance), a Benchmarking Survey you can use to see how your organisation compares relative to others, and a half day to one day long Planning and Alignment Workshop conducted with your procurement management team, to jumpstart your efforts in aligning with the most critical public procurement competencies. [...]