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procurement outsourcing

Bloom Helps Public Organisations Buy Consulting Services Better

We said here that there are a couple of interesting developments in our procurement element of the consulting world. We will have more on Palambridge […]

Is TFM in the ‘Just Too Hard’ Box?

Chris Herbert, Director of 4C Associates, a leading procurement services company, gives his advice on how to get the best results out of Total Facilities […]

Proxima, Catalytics and On-Demand Procurement Services

Proxima, a leading procurement outsourcing provider, has been subtly changing their proposition in recent months. Having been to all intent a “pure” outsourcing services firm, they […]

Spend Matters 50/50: Xchanging/MarketMaker 4 – A Provider to Know in 2015

We announced here and here our two (not ranked) lists: Spend Matters 50 To Know and 50 To Watch firms for 2015/2016. In the first case, […]

Accenture Acquires EnergyQuote JHA, Strengthens Energy Procurement Offering

Accenture announced this week that the firm is acquiring EnergyQuote JHA, which specialises in energy procurement, risk management and strategy development with services including forecasting, […]

Spend Matters 50/50: GEP – A Provider To Know in 2015

We announced here and here our two (not ranked) lists: Spend Matters 50 To Know and 50 To Watch firms for 2015/2016. In the first case, […]

Selecting the Right Outsourcing Provider

Milan Panchmatia, Director at 4C Associates, leading procurement consulting / outsourcing services provider, gives professional advice on procurement outsourcing.  Deciding to bring on a third-party provider can have […]

Procurement Outsourcing – Which Payment Model Should You Use? (Part 2)

In part 1 of our article last week, we looked at the different payment mechanisms that are often used in procurement outsourcing arrangements. In broad […]

Why Humans Win Over Machines and Speed in Outsourcing

We are delighted to publish this post on our hot topic Procurement Outsourcing from Richard James, Category Director for Professional Services, at Proxima.   Since its […]

Everything You Wanted To Know About Procurement Outsourcing, but Were too Afraid To Ask

We are pleased to feature this article on this month's Hot Topic from Gerard Chick, chief knowledge officer, Optimum Procurement Group. Is having a business case for […]

Procurement Outsourcing – Three Dimensions of Opportunity

Our first article related to this month's hot topic, Procurement Outsourcing, brought a veritable blitz of opinionated and well informed comment from some of our […]