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Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. On […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. On […]

John Penrose MP Speaks at ValueX – Rebooting capitalism and how procurement can make a difference

Peter Smith comments on the keynote from the SAP Ariba and SAP Fieldglass ValueX event last week. The event was held at the headquarters of […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. On […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. It […]

British Steel – Turkish Pension Fund Emerges as Buying Frontrunner, but Why?

Following liquidation this May of British Steel, UK Business Secretary Greg Clark said - "In the days and weeks ahead, I will be working with the […]

How Confident Are You That Forced Labour Isn’t Happening In Your Supply Chain?

On one level, there is more awareness of human rights issues in the supply chain than ever before. We have the Modern Slavery Act of […]

Procurement Salary Guide Outlook – Cloudy with a Chance of a Slimmer Gender Pay Gap

If you haven’t already seen the latest procurement salary guide from global professional recruiting group Hays in conjunction with CIPS, then do take a look; […]

Forensic Files: How Better Risk Management Practices Can Keep the Court Systems Moving

When The Guardian reported last weekend that the main supplier of forensics services to the UK police force had suffered a ransomware attack a few […]

IT Supply Chain Developments and Their Impact on Buying Decisions

Ian Nethercot, MCIPS, Supply Chain Director at IT digital marketplace Probrand,  continues his monthly roundup of the latest movements in the IT market to help with […]