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Direct procurement

A Webinar with GEP – Transforming Direct Procurement

The argument has long raged between the importance of direct and indirect procurement to the business: whether one is strategically more ‘valuable’ than the other […]

Direct Materials Procurement – Does Europe Have A Market That North America Doesn’t?

Procurement industry expert and Spend Matters founder, Jason Busch, has been putting the deepest reaches of the ‘procurement tech market’ segment of his brain to […]

Ivalua Acquires Directworks, Moves Further Into Direct Materials Procurement

On Friday, procurement technology firm Ivalua announced the acquisition of Directworks. Ivalua was founded in France around the millennium (initially by schoolfriends who got back […]

Direct versus Indirect spend – not an issue for some procurement organisations?

I don’t often disagree with my business partner and friend Jason Busch, but something he wrote recently did have me shaking my head and murmuring […]