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The Extent of Procurement Process Automation within the UK

At the end of last week, global source-to-pay cloud solution provider, Ivalua, released the findings of its report into the extent of process digitalisation within […]

Sustainable Procurement – How It Is Evolving as a Procurement Priority

EcoVadis (which provides sustainability ratings and performance improvement tools for global supply chains) has published its biennial report the ‘Sustainable Procurement Barometer,’ which sets out […]

Repositioning Procurement in the Midst of Radical Digital Change – ProcureCon EU

The ProcureCon series of events has been running for some 15-20 years now; given that it includes ProcureCon EU, Indirect, IT Sourcing, Marketing, Pharma, and […]

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; […]

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 […]

Hays / CIPS Salary Guide Out Now – and Wisdom from the CIPS CEO

Last week, the 2019 Hays / CIPS Procurement Salary Guide report was launched (in the very pleasant setting of the Cap Gemini conference suite, on […]

Ensuring Supplier Transparency in Uncertain Times – D&B Supply Chain Risk Report

We are pleased to feature this guest post from Chris Laws, Head of Product Development - Supply & Compliance at Dun & Bradstreet. Supply chain […]

Changing Times and the Procurement Profession – Where Will That Leave You, Your Employer, Your Career?

Global procurement technology recruitment specialists, Edbury Daley, have just released their full 2018 market report looking at trends and conditions in the procurement and spend […]

The Future of AI in Procurement – It All Rests on Good Data

You may have read our three-part introduction to HICX Solutions, on the solution provider’s rapidly growing presence in the supplier information management and supplier master […]

CIPS Paper – The Future of Procurement and Supply Management

As we said last week, we will be looking at “the Future of Procurement” over the summer. The recent CIPS publication, The Future of Procurement […]

Alix Partners – Firm Needs Spend Matters SolutionMap Subscription!

It’s remarkably easy to destroy your own credibility as an “expert” , or at least find you’ve suffered a self-inflicted credibility wound. That’s what consulting […]

Coupa Benchmark Report – How Do Your Savings Stack Up?

Let’s take a final look (for now at least) at the new Coupa 2018 benchmark report titled “12 ways to measure business spend management success”. […]