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Solution Providers

Procurement Software Providers – How To Know Who Suits You?

Spend Matters’ quarterly procurement tech provider ranking and market intelligence tool, SolutionMap, has just announced its Q3 2018 Update. SolutionMap is a one-of-a-kind means of […]

Writing Content for a Procurement Audience – But Will Anyone Read It?

(This is an updated version of an article we first published back in the mists of time! Still relevant though!) It is ironic that just […]

What Happens When You Increase A Supplier’s Costs?

There are a number of ways in which buyers increase costs for their suppliers. It might be through extending payment terms, or insisting that suppliers […]

Spend Matters Releases Q2 SolutionMap Rankings and Heads Up On New Services

It’s now a year since Spend Matters launched SolutionMap, its quarterly procurement tech provider ranking and market analysis intelligence. SolutionMap tracks market developments and technology […]

Spend Matters Names 50 Providers to Know and 50 Providers to Watch for 2018

Our colleagues at Spend Matters US yesterday announced the Spend Matters “50 Providers to Know” and “50 Providers to Watch” for 2018.  You can see […]

Despite Freezing Conditions – Die-Hards Turn Out for eWorld

It was bitterly cold, but the procurement ice warriors turned out in force yesterday at the QEII Centre Westminster for the first big international procurement […]

50 Procurement Providers To Know & To Watch – Questions and Answers

Last week, Spend Matters launched our 50 to Know and 50 to Watch lists for 2017/18. We published the full lists here.  These lists – […]

Emptoris: A Eulogy from Jason Busch for a Great Company

We featured here the news that the Emptoris product line is to be gradually phased out by IBM over coming years and IBM / SAP […]

Spend Matters SolutionMap℠ – Determine Reveals What’s Behind Its Leader Ranking

You've probably been hearing a lot from Spend Matters recently on the launch of its brand new concept in assessing solution providers: Spend Matters SolutionMap℠ […]

Edbury Daley Q3 Procurement Recruitment Report – Some Worrying Signs?

The quarterly market update from recruitment firm Edbury Daley is always worth a read, and the latest Q3 issue (available from their website here) is […]

Coupa – A Customer Perspective of the Latest Offering

Anthony Ryan, head of Procurement Operations at eir, attended the Coupa Inspire event in London last week. He was impressed by some aspects of the […]