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Supplier management

What Do I Need to Know About My Suppliers? Webinar Two Weeks Today

It’s just two weeks now to our webinar with BravoSolution (February 13th) as part of the Real World Procurement series, titled “What Do I Need […]

Advice On Managing Service Providers – From 1800!

I was in the Museum of English Rural Life at Reading University recently – a much more interesting place than I expected, actually, and well […]

Vizibl Supplier Management Platform – Our First Close Look

We’ve mentioned Vizibl a couple of times previously over the last two years or so  without having had a real look at the product. Vizibl […]

Next Generation Supplier Management – Reverse Logistics and the Circular Economy

Last week we ran the Real World Procurement session titled Next Generation Supplier Management in Abu Dhabi with Tejari, having premiered it in London a […]

Next Generation Supplier Management – All You Need To Know!

Last week at the BravoSolution Real World Procurement session the topic was Next Generation Supplier Management. We had a record attendance, with an interesting mix […]

Volkswagen Supplier Dispute – Production Halted, VW Sends in the Bailiffs

The current dispute involving Volkswagen and two of its key suppliers looks like going down in the annals of procurement and supplier relationship management history, […]

Next Generation Supplier Management – Our Next Real World Procurement Session

(Picture from a previous Real World Procurement session). OK, so we know that half our readers are on a beach somewhere, and most of the […]

Putting Suppliers at the Centre of Your Organisation – Paper Available for Download Now!

We mentioned last week our webinar, based on the first session in this year’s Real World Procurement Series with BravoSolution. It’s titled “Putting Suppliers at […]

Effective Supplier Management – Better Outcomes for Everyone

We are pleased to bring you this post from Richard Skelton, Procurement Service Manager (acting), ESPO. ESPO is a customer-focused, not-for-profit, public sector buying organisation owned by […]

Spend Matters 50/50: BravoSolution – 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, […]

50 Shades of Supplier Relationship Management – Procurement, Punishment and Pleasure

Attending the launch of Statess (providers of supplier management software) last week, plus the high-profile launch of a certain huge hit film, got us thinking […]

Bullying Suppliers – Unethical and Stupid

The sheer stupidity of the “supplier bullying” we seem to be seeing more and more often continues to amaze me. Tesco hit the headlines last […]