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procurement technology

A New Kind of Procurement Conference and an Exciting Opportunity for Start-Ups

There’s a new event entering the European procurement conference playground this September – Digital Procurement World. It’s the brainchild of Matthias Gutzmann (formerly of Vizibl […]

A New Journey For Scanmarket – What Lies Ahead

We wrote, when news broke at the end of last week, that leading Nordics-based strategic e-sourcing provider Scanmarket had announced the sale of 90% of […]

More Ripping Yarns — Spend Matters Guest Articles 2018

In part one we reminded our readers of some of the most-read, most topical guest posts from the first half of last year. While we […]

The E-Procurement Business Case – Backbone for a Successful Implementation

This guest article comes to us from Xoomworks Procurement - Digital transformation is on everyone’s lips these days in the business world. We hear everywhere […]

Eight Years of Procurement Software Part 1 – the Success Stories

Today, a look back on how the procurement technology world has changed in the eight years I’ve been writing here at Spend Matters UK/Europe. I […]

Panel Debate: Is Digital Transformation Driving More Effective Procurement?

Last Thursday, I was fortunate to attend procurement consultancy Efficio’s evening gathering to discuss the results of a study it conducted in partnership with Cranfield […]

How Technology Will Create More Jobs in the World of Procurement (Maybe …)

Today, we’ll look at one of the decidedly future-facing sessions from the recent SAP Ariba Procurement Summit in London. Dr Marcell Vollmer was the CPO […]

What’s Behind Bloom’s Rapid Growth – People, Process and Plans (Part 2)

In part 1, we looked at what David Shields, the recently appointed Chief Executive of Bloom Procurement Services, is doing to improve the way in […]

Getting IT Onboard with Procurement Technology Decisions – New Paper Available Now

We wrote a briefing paper earlier this year sponsored by leading spend management firm Coupa.  It is titled “How to get IT onboard with your […]

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. […]

Procurement Managed Services Platform Maistro – What Can It Do For You

A couple of months ago we ran a post about the emergence of procurement services marketplace, Maistro – a rags-to-riches story, the whole background to […]

Jaggaer Product Roadmap – Somewhat Complex But Also Pretty Smart

Let’s take you back to last week’s Jaggaer Rev customer event in Munich. From the firm’s point of view, one big goal of the event […]