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Procurement good practice

News — CIPS Procurement Excellence Programme – Silver Award for MOJ

The CIPS Procurement Excellence Programme is a globally recognised award for performance improvement, and more than 300 organisations worldwide have achieved an award through it. […]

Supply Chain Risk – Cyber Risk in Perspective

We have several new briefing papers to bring you in the early part of this year, written by Peter Smith. Today, we’re delighted to bring […]

Six Procurement Truths for the New Year (Part 2)

Continuing with some “final” high-level thoughts from me – points one to three are here. If you remember nothing of my writing but these six […]

Six Procurement Truths for the New Year

I wanted to write something deeply meaningful here before I go and pack up my Managing Editor of Spend Matters UK/Europe kitbag … but this […]

A Christmas Case Study – Spend Matters Top Papers

In the run up to Christmas and my passing over the Spend Matters UK/Europe reins, we’ve been featuring some of the briefing papers we’ve written […]

A Fine Purchase-to-Pay Romance – Spend Matters Top Papers

In the run up to Christmas and my passing over the Spend Matters UK/Europe reins, we’ve been featuring some of the briefing papers I’ve written […]

Risk Overview Webinar – Available to Download Now From riskmethods

Last week we ran a webinar with supply chain risk solution providers riskmethods, titled Understand the Risk Big Picture — It Doesn't Stop at Supplier […]

Multi-tier Supply Chain Risk – Spend Matters Top Papers

In the run up to Christmas and my passing over the Spend Matters UK/Europe reins, we’ve been featuring some of the best briefing papers I’ve […]

Contribute to the Most Important Piece of Research on Category Management – In Just 10 Minutes

The category management experts at Future Purchasing have been busy putting together their global 2018 benchmarking survey. The previous one, in 2016, attracted more than […]

The Five Principles of Sourcing – Spend Matters Top Papers

In the run up to Christmas and my passing over the Spend Matters UK/Europe reins, we’ve been featuring some of the briefing papers I’ve written […]

The E-Procurement Business Case – Backbone for a Successful Implementation

This guest article comes to us from Xoomworks Procurement - Digital transformation is on everyone’s lips these days in the business world. We hear everywhere […]

New Approaches to Procurement Negotiation – Spend Matters Top Papers

In the run up to Christmas and my passing over the Spend Matters UK/Europe reins, we’re going to feature some of the briefing papers I’ve […]