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Spend Matters US

Q4 SolutionMap – A Deep Analysis of Procurement Tech Products

We mentioned the new Spend Matters US SolutionMap initiative a couple of weeks back – this really is the most detailed and insightful analysis of […]

Spend Matters US on Hurricane Harvey and Supply Chain Impacts

Houston may seem a long way away for many of us, but pictures of the incredible flooding have shown the terrible effects of hurricane Harvey, […]

Spend Matters US Team Report From SAP Ariba Live

A couple of weeks ago, our colleagues from Spend Matters US attended SAP Ariba Live in Las Vegas. Nancy and I couldn’t make it unfortunately […]

Procurement of Marketing Services – Consider the Sub-Categories

We enjoyed this article on the Spend Matters USA website. Written by Peter Portanova, senior project analyst for Source One Management Services, it is provocatively […]

Ariba’s Alex Atzberger and Jason Busch on the ‘Golden Age of Procurement’

Over on our sister Spend Matters US site, there is an interesting two-part discussion between Jason Busch, Spend Matters founder, and Alex Atzberger, SAP Ariba […]

Randstad Acquires Monster – Strengthens “Human Capital” Offerings

Last week, Randstad Holding NV, the second-largest staffing and recruiting business in the world, announced the acquisition of Monster, the well-known on-line recruitment business. Monster […]

More on Brexit – From Our Colleagues at Spend Matters US

It is interesting to see what people outside the UK are making of our decision to leave the EU following last week’s referendum. Nigel Farage […]

Supercharged Category Management – Free e-book for Download

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Our colleague at Spend Matters US, Pierre Mitchell, has one of the biggest brains in the procurement world. That is a fact – it has […]

Spend Matters US – Some of This Week’s Highlights

A number of articles on our Spend Matters US site caught our attention this week. Jason Busch commented on the CPO compensation study from the […]

Declaration of the New Purchasing: A Buying Manifesto

Our colleagues at Spend Matters US produce regular papers that are always informative and insightful. They often focus on technology to a significant extent, but […]

Procurement in 2020, Solution Provider Advice, A Manufacturing Outlook

I haven't done a wedding procurement post in awhile now, but I have several bids out as to who will be my day-of town crier. […]

An All-New Spend Matters on Monday, New Zealand’s Lorde

Hi everybody. You may have seen the following on the Spend Matters US site last week: "Around this time last year, we launched Spend Matters PRO, our premium subscription service. Despite not having a direct sales presence – not to mention with what amounts to word-of-mouth marketing – we managed to sign up over 50 different paid member companies through May 2013. And thanks to some new channel partnerships, that count will number over 250 this July."