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BravoAdvantage – A Closer Look Reveals Something Procurement Pros Really Want

It’s all happening in the procurement software world with acquisitions, mergers, or major investment pouring into firms. None of this in itself matters much to […]

Breaking News – Proactis Leaps Into Procurement Software Premier League With Perfect Commerce Acquisition

Yorkshire-based spend management software firm Proactis has announced it is acquiring Perfect Commerce, a US headquartered procurement software business in what is a huge deal […]

Two Financial Services Firms Discuss Their Challenges at SAP Ariba Event

Another session from the recent SAP Ariba event in Prague saw two financial services firms discussing the challenges facing that industry. They weren’t your archetypal […]

BASF and Thyssenkrupp – Two Giants Talk About Global Procurement Transformation

At the recent SAP Ariba Live event, there were several very good customer case study sessions. Two that shared some similarities were from BASF and […]

Money Talks, So How Can Procurement Prove Its Worth?

We are pleased to welcome this guest post from Daniel Ball, director, Wax Digital. The procurement profession works hard to justify its profile as being responsible […]

ExceleratedS2P Announces Prepackaged SAP Ariba Offering, Aimed at Mid-Market

At the recent SAP Ariba event, we spent some time talking to Paul Jones and Conor Mullaney of consulting and SI (systems integration) firm ExceleratedS2P. […]

Source-to-Pay Webinar – Extract Here, Available To Listen to Now

Here is an extract from the webinar our Managing Editor Peter Smith led as part of the BravoSolution Real World Procurement Series a couple of […]

Vizibl Supplier Management Platform – Our First Close Look

We’ve mentioned Vizibl a couple of times previously over the last two years or so  without having had a real look at the product. Vizibl […]

CityFibre Makes the Business Case for P2P – A Coupa Symposium Highlight

At the recent Coupa executive Symposium in London, perhaps the most interesting presentation came from an unlikely source. It wasn’t from Spend360, recently acquired by […]

IBM and SAP Ariba Partnership Announced, Emptoris Product “Sunsetted”

Rumours have been swirling around for a few weeks now. We wrote here about IBM Emptoris and stories of its demise or sale. But yesterday […]

Professor Handfield on The Digital Procurement Era – BravoSolution Webinar

The next webinar in the BravoSolution Real World Procurement series is on May 23rd with Professor Robert Handfield telling us all about “The Digital Procurement […]

BravoSolution Real World Procurement – Optimization Webinar Available Now

We have a confession to make. No, let’s be clear from the beginning, I have a confession to make. Not “we”. If I say “we”, […]