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Down the Procurement Pub with Ivalua, Jaggaer, Trade Wars & Another Sky

This is my friend Carson Reid, procurement professional extraordinaire, and me, as he and I were having a cup of tea yesterday in Café Nero […]

Ivalua in London – “The Voice of Procurement” Next Tuesday

Next week on Tuesday 13th March I’ll be co-chairing the Ivalua “the Voice of Procurement” event at Kings Place near Kings Cross, London. There are […]

Procurement And Music Collaboration – Ivalua Event Suggests Links

We mentioned recently the forthcoming Ivalua NOW event in London on March 13th, (you can book for that here, free of charge to practitioners) and explained that […]

Ivalua NOW – Next Month in London – “The Voice Of Procurement”

Next month on March 13th I’m involved in Ivalua NOW, the procurement tech firm’s London event, which is shaping up to be an interesting and […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Preston, Coupa, Scalpels, Bombardier, Ivalua and Django Django

Ah, the beautiful Isabel! No, not the talented journalist Isabel Hardman, but the restaurant in Mayfair where I ate this week. Perhaps the most aesthetically […]

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 […]

Breaking News! Ivalua Raises $70 Million from KKR

Ivalua, a market-leading Spend Management software company, headquartered in California and Paris, today announces it has raised a $70 million growth equity minority funding from […]

Webinar Tomorrow – Focus on Health Sector and Supplier Management

We know a good-sized cohort of our valued and esteemed readers work in the health sector, so wanted to mention a webinar tomorrow that our […]

Down the Procurement Pub with CIPS, SMEs, IfG, WPP and Inheaven

Another picture from Public Spend Forum founder Raj Sharma’s visit last week, as we met some of the senior team members from procurement tech firm […]

The Merger – Tension and Technology Insight In Our Short Story

We have produced several research papers during the course of the past few months, and we think some you may have missed our work owing […]

The Merger – Procurement Technology Should Be On The CPO’s Agenda

We recently published our “novella” titled The Merger, written by Peter Smith of Spend Matters and Steve Cobley of procurement software firm Ivalua. Rather than […]