Tag Archives:
Risk

The Fifth Age of Procurement – Wider Value (part 2)

In part 1, Peter Smith talked about the fifth age of procurement – the theme of his keynote at riskmethods  Supply Chain Risk Management Summit.   The fifth age […]

The Fifth Age of Procurement – Wider Value

We weren’t able attend the riskmethods Supply Chain Risk Management Summit last week, but our good friend Peter Smith was there presenting a keynote - […]

Icertis Analysis Assesses Exposure of Global 2000 Firms to Brexit-Related Contract Risk

Icertis, experts in cloud-based enterprise contact management, has undertaken a survey using advanced machine learning looking at a sample of its 6.5 million-strong database of […]

eWorld Procurement and Supply Autumn Conference Overview

Once we’d beaten the driving rain on our journey to eWorld Procurement and Supply yesterday, the sight of the Grand Connaught Rooms off Covent Garden […]

Boardmasters Cancellation Raises Risk and Supply Chain Issues

We are delighted to feature a guest post from erstwhile Spend Matters Europe MD – Peter Smith. Last Tuesday, the Boardmasters music festival in Newquay, […]

In Case You Missed It … Procurement and Supply Market Roundup

We can't comment on every press release that hits our desks, but here are a few market news stories this week that we thought we […]

Meeting New Tech Vendors, Consultancies and Consortia at eWorld this Autumn

The eWorld Procurement and Supply conference this year seems to have only just passed, but here it comes round again for its second showing on […]

Procurement in Emergency Situations — Preparing for the Hurricane Season

Last year the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) organised an intensive two-day workshop on procurement in emergency situations. The event brought together people from around the […]

Catching Up With The Smart Cube – Part 2

Yesterday we outlined The Smart Cube’s developed proposition since we last spoke to them several years ago. Today, having spoken with co-founder Gautam Singh, we […]

Another Dry Summer Ahead Threatens UK Wheat and Potato Supply

As we sit in the middle of this unprecedented snap of warm weather in the UK, it seems an apt time to consider extreme weather […]

Understand the Risk Big Picture – How Is 2019 Shaping Up?

Our final webinar of 2018, and my final webinar as MD of Spend Matters UK/Europe, is on Thursday December 13th at 2pm (UK time).  It’s […]

Product Update at Coupa Inspire

In his Welcome and Introduction at Coupa Inspire Rob Bernshteyn touched on three product features that got our attention: Coupa Contingent Workforce – (following its […]