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Down the Procurement Pub with Golf, Honours, Trump, Guy and Snail Mail

As this is published, I will be hacking my way around an unsuspecting golf course on a charity day – my second round in two […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Basware, HCSA, Herman Fick and The 1975

Sometimes the weeks just whizz by … I played golf for the first time in two years this week and it was predictably awful. It […]

Down the Procurement Pointless Pub with Trump, HCSA, Sorrell and Tracyanne

I confess to being a Pointless fan – we record the BBC tea-time quiz programmes and watch over dinner. But if I’ve been away regularly, […]

Album of the Month – Arctic Monkeys, the Manics, Blossoms, Peace and Audio-Tonic

It is Bank Holiday Monday in the UK today, so no procurement content from us, but a music review instead. And after some female US […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Bloom, CIPS, Basware, GDPR and Royal Weddings

Yes, it's elitist, I know, but the CIPS Fellows’ Wine Tasting is fun. Here are some of the great and the good of procurement, plus […]

Down the Procurement Cathedral (?) with riskmethods, Government Cloud, the Garden Bridge and Childish Gambino

So I planned to feature a nice picture of my very pleasant lunch with Laura Enny from supply chain risk specialists riskmethods.  But I totally […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Opso, the NHS, Mystery Man and Audio-Tonic

Last week we featured Jason Busch over here and today another picture from his flying visit last week - this time he is with Ian […]

Album Review – Janelle Monae, the Amazing, Eleanor Friedberger and Frank Turner

It is a Bank Holiday weekend here in the UK, so no procurement content till Tuesday (unless something extraordinary happens), but here’s a short album […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Supermarkets, Jaggaer, EU Regs and Kanye

Here are Jason Busch and Alex Kleiner enjoying a glass of something this week in London. Jason was making another brief visit, and had a […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Food, SAP Ariba, Johns and Soccer Mommy

Here is a scene from the SAP Ariba Live “analysts and influencers” dinner this week. I have to say; the male members of that exclusive […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Basware, Copenhagen, Windrush, Sun and LUMP

My colleague Nancy Clinton and I didn't want to go to Copenhagen for ProcureCon Indirect, it really is just duty calling, the need to bring […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Efficio, Alex K, Mail Rail, ProcureCon and The Amazing

I started the week with a very pleasant lunch on Monday – it always somehow feels particularly indulgent to be having good food and maybe […]