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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 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 […]

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 […]

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."