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Innovation

No, Minister – Be Careful About Supplier Bias, Even If The Tech Is Good For The NHS

The appointment of Matt Hancock as the UK's  top Health Minister a few months back followed the upheaval around Boris Johnson and other Brexiteers leaving […]

How To Use an Approved Vendor List Without Stymying Innovation

We welcome this guest post from Jaren Nichols, Chief Operating Officer at ZipBooks, accounting software for small businesses, and previously a Product Manager at Google. An approved vendor […]

Procurement of Tomorrow (or the day after that) Part 1

We welcome another guest post on our summer hot topic of the Future of Procurement – this is from Ed Cross, Executive Director at Odesma […]

A Visit to Selenity – Virtual Meets Reality (Part 2)

We paid a visit to the beautiful cathedral city of Lincoln recently. With its steep lanes, cobbled streets and quaint shops and tea-houses, it’s really […]

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. […]

Koble Questionnaire – Are You A Dinosaur? or A Forward Thinker?

We mentioned Koble last week here. The platform, which supports engagement between buyers and suppliers, and helps buyers find interesting new suppliers, is extending its […]

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. […]

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. […]

Technology Working in Practice for the Procurement Function

The first morning session at ProcureCon Indirect last month focused largely on innovation: innovative technology to help the procurement process, examples of innovation in action, […]

How Danske Bank Is Using Procurement To Reposition Itself With Clients

“The world needs banking, but it does not need banks”. That’s a quote from Bill Gates, highlighting the pressures that banks are under globally, particularly […]

ProcureCon Indirect Day Two – Entrepreneurial Banks, Robots and Airports

Day two at ProcureCon Indirect was chaired by Richard Beaumont – both he and Cath Hill of CIPS yesterday were excellent in that role, despite […]

Procurement Leaders – World Procurement Awards Shortlist Announced

On May 17, Procurement Leaders, in conjunction with SAP Ariba, will be hosting the 2018 World Procurement Awards at the Intercontinental, The O2, London. They’ve […]