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Procurement good practice

Thoughts on Procurement Technology Investments

When I started working in the procurement technology space many moons ago the solutions were very specialised (i.e. e-sourcing) and often just an ERP add-on […]

Three ways any organisation can mitigate risk in procurement for any Brexit outcome

We were delighted to catch up again with Richard Hogg, UK Managing Director of leading comprehensive source-to-pay solutions provider, Jaggaer, who we look forward to […]

Thoughts on sustainability from the big consulting firms at ValueX

The morning session at SAP Ariba/SAP Fieldglass ValueX left us with some thoughts from the big consulting firms about the way procurement, and indeed business, […]

How harnessing data analytics can reduce procurement fraud

We are pleased to publish this post from Andrew King, Co-Founder and CTO of business intelligence firm Qynn. While procurement’s main objective has and always […]

It’s a Risky Business not having full supply chain visibility

Just this morning global cloud source-to-pay experts Ivalua published a new report looking into UK businesses’ exposure to risk. It charts where most of that risk […]

How to identify and recruit top procurement talent

We welcome this advisory post from Daniel Ball, business development director at Wax Digital. Good news, your procurement team is growing, and you need a new team […]

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 […]

Help Influence Procurement’s Role and Purpose of the Future – New Survey

International business consultancy, and one of Europe’s leading specialists in procurement and supply chain management, Inverto, is spearheading a survey of procurement leaders across the […]

Learn about the Circular Economy at ValueX this month

The circular economy as a concept has many attractions. Few people can be unaware of the environmental challenges the world faces, as Extinction Rebellion hits […]

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 […]

Are You Getting the Best Return from Your e-Procurement Investment?

We welcome this guest post from David Dolan, Principal Consultant at Xoomworks Procurement. Once you have made a significant investment in a Source-to-Pay (S2P) system, it […]

Busy Bees Childcare Streamlines Ad-Hoc Procurement and Increases Productivity with Amazon Business

Busy Bees Childcare is the largest provider of childcare services in the UK and Ireland, with 375 centres in operation, and a growing presence across […]