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Improving Procurement Through Technology

As part of our April Hot Topic, Roger Phare, UK Operating Officer, TechnologyOne, asks whether procurement technology is living up to its promise. The application […]

Cloud Puts Spotlight on Contract Management

We are pleased to welcome a new guest author to Spend Matters. Deborah Saunby is a director at Software Europe, a leading cloud technology solutions and services […]

It’s Procurement Technology Month at Spend Matters UK/Europe

We haven't done our monthly hot topic for a while, but looking at what is in our pipeline of articles for this month, it seems […]

AnyData Solutions – A New Wave of Analytics Providers

Our hot topic for January and February (guest articles still very welcome) is Spend Analytics. So it seems like a good time to feature a […]

Spend Analytics – Understand Who Is Doing What!

We’ve been talking to a few Spend Analytics firms recently, and one point that hit me during those meetings seemed to be worth a quick […]

Spend Analysis Moving to Real Analytics

Only two months to go and we finish our  current series of Hot Topics -- Spend Analytics, the hot topic for January, is being extended into […]

Driving Savings Realisation in IT Sourcing

We are delighted to feature a guest post on our Hot Topic for October -- IT Procurement -- from Santosh Reddy of GEP, whose Knowledge Bank is a rich and […]

Procurement Technology – It’s All About the Audience

Alan Day, Chairman and Founder, State of Flux, a leading provider of contract lifecycle management, category management and strategic sourcing, and supplier management services, reflects on […]

Announcing Our October Hot Topic – IT Procurement

Our Hot Topic for October is IT Procurement. We are not singularly focusing on procurement of IT to support procurement (eProcurement, sourcing, spend analytics, and […]

Supply Chain Finance – An Overview for Non-Experts

Our hot topic this month has been eInvoicing and Supply Chain Finance – to be honest, we thought we might have more guest articles, but […]

eInvoicing and Supply Chain Finance – Has Their Time Finally Come?

Our Hot Topic this month is eInvoicing and Supply Chain Finance (SCF). It does appear that the time has finally come for these two linked […]

What the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill Means for the Public Sector (Part 2)

This is the second part of a guest post on our Hot Topic theme for September, eInvoicing and Supply Chain Finance, from Stephen Carter, Head of […]