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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. […]

Tenuous Link to World Cup Procurement Post – How to Score Tenders

OK, we apologise, we have re-scheduled a couple of this week’s articles so we can feature something about the World Cup. Well, if we can’t […]

Public Spend Forum Europe – Public Procurement Highlights from This Week

Public Spend Forum is dedicated to public sector procurement and aims to be a global community and knowledge network for improving public procurement and the public sector […]

Procurement Industry Events Need to Change with the Times

Having just completed a busy procurement conference season this Autumn, we were intrigued by this guest article from Bastiaan van Drempt of Coact Consulting. Coact Consulting […]

Foundations for Best Practice Procurement with Wax Digital Webinar

As organisations grow and develop, they go through different stages in their procurement journey. To begin with, the owner of the business probably does all […]

LLP Conference – Some Positive Signs for NHS Procurement

Last Friday there was a real buzz around the NHS London Procurement Partnership conference which went by the snappy title "Savings and improvement for the […]

Do You Know Someone or a Team that Deserves to Win the Welsh National Procurement Awards?

The Welsh National Procurement Awards (WNPA) ceremony is to take place on 10th June at Bangor University. These annual awards are organised by Bangor University’s […]

This Week’s Summary of Articles from Public Spend Matters Europe

Here's a summary of our stories from around Europe on Public Spend Matters Europe this week. There’s a new article every day so the volume […]

Maintaining a Healthy Supply Chain

Regular supplier health checks can help you avoid any unnecessary risks and deal with any issues before they become a real problem.  Here, Jane McAuliffe, […]

The Art of Supplier Relationship Management

Please welcome this article from Paul Blake of GEP on our Hot Topic for this month. It is published in two parts and the second […]

Lessons from leaders in supply risk management + the best business books of 2015

We're wrapping up our webinar series on 2015 procurement predictions, blabbing about business books, drawing connections from the circular economy and The Breakfast Club (soundtrack not included), and we've released two new papers on the rise (and rise, and rise) of supplier networks and lessons you can learn from leaders in supply risk management. It's been a busy week in the Spend Matters US office, to say the least.

2015 procurement predictions continue + happy holidays from Spend Matters US

Happy last weekly Spend Matters US round-up of 2014! We're all signing off next week for some much needed rest and relaxation (and wine). Today we'll walk you through some more of our 2015 procurement predictions, give you some more last-minute gift suggestions, and talk a bit about the amazing album that D'Angelo Beyonce'd upon the world (yes, I used that as a verb) earlier this week.