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CorporateBrainz – a social media site for procurement? Maybe …

Thanks to Supply Management for pointing out two new websites we hadn’t seen – CorporateBrainz and Procurious. “CorporateBrainz describes itself as the “only online specialist […]

Bringing social media to supplier management – Rolls Royce talks LeanLinking at the CPO Event

Continuing our series featuring some key presentations from the recent CPO Event, and Richard Beaumont, VP of Central Purchasing at Rolls Royce, talked about how […]

Good news and bad news for procurement tweeters…

Many thanks to all of you who replied to our competition a couple of weeks back asking “what’s the worst Tweet you could receive as […]

Apologies to Norfolk – procurement CAN Tweet directly!

We owe an apology to Al Collier, the Procurement Director for Norfolk Council, and a kick up the backside to the Guardian. I should know […]

Norfolk Council Procurement embraces Twitter – with one problem

Innovation from Norfolk County Council, who are embracing social media and communicating with suppliers and potential suppliers trough Twitter! The Guardian reports that new contract […]

Procurement Tweeters – Purchasing Insight and Frank Rozemeijer identify the leaders

Purchasing Insight, Pete Loughlin’s must-read blog, focuses mainly on purchase-to-pay and e-invoicing matters, but every so often he strays into other, and almost always, interesting […]

Wax Digital and their “Facebook for suppliers” – can we wait 18 months?

We've featured two very good client case studies from Wax Digital over the last year - Weetabix and Durham Hospitals.  The founders of Wax come […]

More on Twitter and worthwhile procurement Tweeters..

Thanks for the comments on our piece last week on Twitter. You suggested some more Tweeters who are worth following – here they are. I […]

Procurement Tweeters – who to follow?

When we wrote about Twitter recently, we had a very reasonable comment from Michael Kirby who said “If someone was new to twitter, who would […]

Why procurement professionals should Tweet

I’ve been Tweeting for a few months now, and I’m a Twitter fan, although not an obsessive. So here is a user - and procurement […]

The UK riots – hard to get excited about procurement this morning

I follow Jonathan Webb of the Procurement Intelligence Unit on Twitter (@j_p_webb). Jonathan is a Research Analyst for the PIU and like many of those […]

Social media and procurement; If you build it, they won’t necessarily come

(In this post, Alex Ranson, our fearless social media expert, gets into a fight with Procurement Leaders! Know who my money's on....You can contact her […]