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Procurement Commentary

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 […]

Farcical Ferries U-Turn – Wasted Resource and Effort

Dominating the headlines over the weekend was the scrapping of the Brexit Ferry contract due to an Irish investor withdrawing support. This is the awarding […]

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 […]

Veganuary and Its Effect on the Supply Chain

As we near the end of January - the month of consumer veganism - Daniel Ball, Business Development Director at Wax Digital takes a look at […]

Contingent Workforce and Services (Part 3) – Automated, Outsourced Solutions: Is the Market Ready?

Following our posts last week on the changes in the contingent workforce and services market in 2018 and what we can expect to see in […]

Contingent Workforce and Services (Part 2) – 4 Areas for Services Procurement Professionals to Watch in 2019

This morning we published an overview of two opinion pieces from our US contingent labour and services analyst on the events he witnessed as being […]

Contingent Workforce and Services in 2018 and 2019 (Part 1) – Out With the Old, In With the New

Our contingent labour workforce and services industry expert, Andrew Karpie, has recently published two very good articles on his favourite subject, the wonderful world of […]

More Ripping Yarns — Spend Matters Guest Articles 2018

In part one we reminded our readers of some of the most-read, most topical guest posts from the first half of last year. While we […]

Expanding the Sphere of “Regtech” to Procurement and Supply Chain Technology

Good to hear from our founder and procurement tech guru here on the UK/Europe site - hopefully we'll hear more from Jason in the coming […]

If You Thought China Was In The News A Lot In 2018 … Welcome To 2019

Supply chain risk management software company riskmethods offers some thoughts on the recent news on China exit bans and why supply chain professionals should take […]

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 […]

Brexit Ferry Contract – Evaluation and Decision Process Fit for Purpose?

You most likely heard the news over the past couple of days about the (almost) £14 million Brexit ferry contract awarded to a company (Seaborne […]