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sustainability

Announcing the SAP Sustainable Procurement Awards

Readers may remember a Spend Matters paper for SAP Ariba last year titled “Making a Positive Impact on Organisations, Human Rights and Communities – Procurement […]

Thoughts on sustainability from the big consulting firms at ValueX

The morning session at SAP Ariba/SAP Fieldglass ValueX left us with some thoughts from the big consulting firms about the way procurement, and indeed business, […]

John Penrose MP Speaks at ValueX – Rebooting capitalism and how procurement can make a difference

Peter Smith comments on the keynote from the SAP Ariba and SAP Fieldglass ValueX event last week. The event was held at the headquarters of […]

Happy Halloween – and Scary Stuff at ValueX

Last year, consumer research firm Mintel predicted the UK would spend £419 million on Halloween, up by 5% from the year before, on sweets/chocolate, costumes […]

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 with Purpose Continues to Gain Pace

SAP Ariba Live

We attended the SAP Ariba Live event earlier this month, but we couldn't make the Sustainability Summit that preceded it, however, our good friend and ex-colleague […]

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 […]

EMCOR UK – An Interview on ISO 20400 and Sustainability in Practice

Recently, leading Facilities Management provider EMCOR UK gained conformity to the ISO 20400: 2017 standard for sustainable procurement. They are the first in their industry […]