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Research

Mind the Performance Gap – New Future Purchasing Category Management Report Out Now

Future Purchasing has for some years been recognised by many in the procurement world as the leading consulting firm in terms of deep, useful and […]

What do your Procurement career development options look like?

'Procurement & Spend Management Insider,' the report that looks at conditions and trends in the European procurement recruitment market, from international recruitment firm Edbury Daley, […]

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 […]

European/North American Split in Digital Procurement Knowledge

Source-to-pay experts, Jaggaer, have issued the complete results of their 2019 study on the adoption and advancement of digital procurement across the globe within the […]

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 […]

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; […]

Poll Shows Fewer Women than Men Interested in AI Role

In the lead up to London Tech Week of June 10, and to mark the anniversary of the ‘AI Sector Deal’ (in which the Government […]

How Does UK Procurement Perceive the Impact of Automation, Digitisation and Trade Patterns?

On June 5th The Economist Intelligence Unit in conjunction with Basware published a new report called “What’s Now and Next for Finance and Procurement?” It […]

2019 Key Issues Study: Procurement Needs Improvements In Analytics, Skills Alignment, SRM, Agility & Customer-Centricity

Last month The Hackett Group released its Procurement Key Issues research, highlighting procurement’s critical development priorities for 2019. It identifies analytical capabilities, aligning skills and talent […]