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procurement with purpose

The Fifth Age of Procurement – Wider Value

We weren’t able attend the riskmethods Supply Chain Risk Management Summit last week, but our good friend Peter Smith was there presenting a keynote - […]

Meet the Experts and Be Inspired at Sap Ariba’s ValueX

Post summer event season is now well under way with a hugely well-received new entry onto our calendars last week with DPW (Digital Procurement World). The […]

Official IT Partner to Social Enterprise UK – SAP Ariba on Procurement as a Force for Good

In April this year, SAP revealed its plans to do more to support the UK government’s Buy Social Initiative and promote ethical firms (by making […]

Procurement with Purpose Continues to Gain Pace

SAP Ariba Live

We attended the SAP Ariba Live event earlier this month, but we couldn't make the Sustainability Summit that preceded it, however, our good friend and ex-colleague […]

SAP Ariba – Procurement Evolution and Revolution at London Summit

Yesterday SAP Ariba held their London Procurement Summit on an absolutely gorgeous day by the Thames. While not on the scale of the humongous Amsterdam […]

Procurement with Purpose – Key Points to Consider

Just a reminder that you can still download our recent briefing paper, supported by SAP Ariba, which is all about Procurement with Purpose.  It’s full […]

Pub Debate – Can Procurement With Purpose Save the World? Audience Observations

Last week we featured the arguments for and against our recent Pub Debate motion: “Procurement with Purpose can save the world.” The basic concept is […]

Can Procurement With Purpose Save the World? Pub Debate Arguments Against the Motion

Yesterday we focused on the arguments put forward by our two proposers of the motion “This House Believes that Procurement with Purpose can save the world” […]

Can Procurement With Purpose Save the World? Pub Debate Arguments For the Motion

Hats off to our four speakers (and Chair, James Marland of SAP Ariba) at the Spend Matters pub debate last week – they were truly […]

Pub Debate – Procurement with Purpose Takes Centre Stage

OK, I confess, I was worried about our pub debate last night. Approaching the holiday season, in the middle of the World Cup, a heatwave… […]

Procurement with Purpose – One Week To The Big Debate

There is now only one week to go until our London pub debate titled “This House Believes That Procurement With Purpose Can Save The World”. […]

Procurement with Purpose Pub Debate – Book Now for July 4th

You can now book for the event of the summer – no, not Wimbledon, not the World Cup, not the Love Island inevitable three-in-a-bed love […]