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Bravo Advantage – A Look At New Procurement Technology Platform (part 2)

In part 1 of this review, a couple of weeks back, we started looking at the latest release of the BravoAdvantage source-to-pay procurement platform from […]

How Can Procurement & Finance Work Together More Successfully?

Yes, we have a brand new Spend Matters briefing / best practice paper, which looks at the sometimes troubled relationship between finance and procurement, and […]

Procurement & Finance – A Fine Purchase-to-Pay Romance?

Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. Samson and Delilah. Kermit and Miss Piggy. Perhaps you have been in that situation personally - you can’t live with […]

Green Screens and the Austin Allegro – Some Things Got Better!

Through August, we’re going to be running some of our “greatest hits” from what is almost seven years of Spend Matters UK/Europe.  We’ll keep bringing […]

Meet Companies, Start Relationships, Do Business – Get Kobling!

That sounds like an advert, which it is partly, but only because we think it’s a pretty neat piece of procurement software, linking buyers and […]

Proactis Buys Perfect Commerce – Further Thoughts

On Friday, Wetherby-based* procurement software firm Proactis announced the transformational acquisition of US / France firm Perfect Commerce. Proactis has made 5 acquisitions in the […]

Breaking News – Proactis Leaps Into Procurement Software Premier League With Perfect Commerce Acquisition

Yorkshire-based spend management software firm Proactis has announced it is acquiring Perfect Commerce, a US headquartered procurement software business in what is a huge deal […]

Blur Group Shares Suspended – Why We Aren’t Surprised

The services procurement marketplace firm, Blur Group, saw their shares suspended from the London AIM stock market recently at around 3p. That does not mean […]

BASF and Thyssenkrupp – Two Giants Talk About Global Procurement Transformation

At the recent SAP Ariba Live event, there were several very good customer case study sessions. Two that shared some similarities were from BASF and […]

ExceleratedS2P Announces Prepackaged SAP Ariba Offering, Aimed at Mid-Market

At the recent SAP Ariba event, we spent some time talking to Paul Jones and Conor Mullaney of consulting and SI (systems integration) firm ExceleratedS2P. […]

Virtualstock Bring Dropshipping Tech To The NHS (Part 2) – The Edge

Yesterday, we described the early days of supply chain technology provider Virtualstock (VS), and explained how their product started to get traction as the concept […]

This House Believes that Robots will Run (and Rule) Procurement by 2020 – Pub Debate

We’re pleased to tell you more about our next Pub Debate, on Thursday July 13th, 6pm prompt start, at The Clarence pub where we held […]