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Technology

Solutiam – A New Platform for Seekers of Procurement Market Knowledge

We discovered a new (ish) procurement platform recently that we thought you would be interested to hear about. From what we could see when we […]

The Practical Uses of AI for Procurement

One of the discussions at eWorld recently came from Julien Nadaud, Chief Product Officer at Determine; he talked about the practical implications of AI in […]

What Is A World-Class Procurement Organisation?

We welcome this guest post by Nic Walden, Senior Director, The Hackett Group, following the release of its World-Class Procurement report. Hackett defines World-Class procurement […]

That Moment When Technology Ruins Supplier Relationship Management (Part 2)

We are delighted to welcome this post from Gemma Howard-Sandy, consultant at cost management solutions firm Procuright. Part 1 is here. ... If technology is slowly but […]

That Moment When Technology Ruins Supplier Relationship Management (Part 1)

We are delighted to welcome this post from Gemma Howard-Sandy, consultant at cost management solutions firm Procuright.  Could your time-saving Business Process Management (BPM) solution actually […]

Bringing Consumer Technology to the Buying World

Ed Bradley, Co-Founder at Virtualstock discusses the importance of supply chain data management to performance. The experiences of consumer technology such as Uber and Amazon and […]

Procurement Software Providers – How To Know Who Suits You?

Spend Matters’ quarterly procurement tech provider ranking and market intelligence tool, SolutionMap, has just announced its Q3 2018 Update. SolutionMap is a one-of-a-kind means of […]

Getting IT Onboard with Procurement Technology Decisions – New Paper Available Now

We wrote a briefing paper earlier this year sponsored by leading spend management firm Coupa.  It is titled “How to get IT onboard with your […]

The Future of Procurement: Accurate Vendor Master Data

We welcome this post from APEX Analytix, P2P optimisation experts, on the importance of accurate vendor master data for the future of procurement. Accurate supplier […]

Koble Signs Huge Deal With Xpand In Asia For Procurement Matchmaking Tool

Exciting news today from Koble … the firm we’ve featured over the past couple of years for two reasons. Jason Busch and I were initial […]

IT Supply Chain Developments and Their Impact on Buying Decisions

Ian Nethercott, MCIPS, Supply Chain Director at IT digital marketplace Probrand,  continues his monthly roundup of the latest from the IT market. July was a […]

IT Supply Chain Developments and Their Impact on Buying Decisions

Ian Nethercott, MCIPS, Supply Chain Director at IT digital marketplace Probrand,  continues his monthly roundup of the latest from the IT market. It was a […]