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How to prepare for your digital sourcing transformation

Asking the important questions for the ‘digital journey’ …

The six fundamentals of procurement - Supply Management

<b>Procurement isn’t rocket science, it’s not brain surgery and it’s not curing illness, junior buyers have been told.</b><p>For the most part, procurement is …

Procurement

Eskom admits trying to dodge procurement procedures for nuclear deal

State power utility, Eskom, says that earlier reports made by the Democratic Alliance about trying to dodge correct procedures for nuclear …

News (South Africa)

Why choose a Procurement Consultancy to help your business?

<i>Ed Cross, Executive Director of leading procurement consultancy Odesma shares his thoughts on why companies should be choosing procurement</i> …

Business Planning

Four tips to accelerate your transformation

Transformation is currently the number one topic of conversation for procurement. Organisations are transforming in increasing numbers. Procurement …

Procurement

26.04.2017. ProZorro Anniversary: Overview of Public Procurement Reform Сhanges. Vox Ukraine. Vox Ukraine

On 1 April 2017, the public e-procurement system ProZorro celebrated the first anniversary since it was started. During this time the reform …

Ukraine

ISO Releases First International Standard For Sustainable Procurement

The International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) has published ISO 20400, a “world first” that aims to help companies vet their supply chains …

Procurement

Why many supplier audits fail their purpose?

<i>By</i> <i>Bertrand Maltaverne</i><p>In a post at the end of last year, I addressed the question of sustainable Procurement being a myth. Although Procurement can …

Logistics

You are what you buy – the first International Standard for sustainable procurement just published

Sustainable purchasing can improve supplier relations – and your business. ISO 20400 for sustainable procurement has just been published to help …

Sustainability

The Real Issue at the Heart of the Procurement-Finance Divide

Overcoming Differing Objectives and Stakeholders<p>If we were to try to identify the greatest obstacle to a harmonious procurement and finance …

Procurement

Call for long-term AEB procurement pause after election delay

A long-term pause has been call for on the first ever procurement process for adult education budget contracts – after FE Week learned it’s now …

New for 2017 – Sustainable Products

<b>Solve your resource efficiency challenges in one place</b><p>More than 1,000 edie Live 2016 visitors told us they wanted to find more sustainable products …

Sustainability

From virtual stockrooms to procurement advisors: how businesses can apply AI and AR

The Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) market combined is estimated to be worth $120bn by 2020, and the Artificial Intelligence (AI) …

Augmented Reality

Vendor Summary Report: Procure-to-Pay SolutionMapSM Q2 2017

This SolutionMap analyzes a select group of procure-to-pay solution providers. It is part of our Q2 2017 SolutionMap report series, also featuring …

SaaS

Snap election puts £300m small business rate relief on hold

The UK government has admitted distribution of its £300m small business rate relief package will be delayed until after the upcoming general election.<p>…

Small Business

Procurement and Brexit: Is it business as usual?

To be honest, I doubt that procurement was at the forefront of voter’s minds as they went to the polls on 23 June last year. But there is no question …

European Union

5 reasons why Shippers should stop running freight tenders without a procurement tool

Nowadays there is software for everything and also the logistics industry is seeing many changes in availability of applications and platforms that …

Freight

World Procurement Congress London, 15-17 May, 2017 - Event

Join Ivalua at the World Procurement Congress in London at the Intercontinental London – The 02<p>What trends are shaping the future of procurement? And …

London

Does government procurement need to be cured?

Today <i>The Times</i> claims to have exposed a potential “conflict of interest” surrounding a consultancy contract awarded by the government relating to the …

Improving Financial Management in the NHS

Science Warehouse recently presented at the Inside Government event ‘Improving Financial Management in the NHS’. The event was attended by senior NHS …

BPaaS

Growth ambitions are high in an uncertain market, the pace of change and increased uncertainty requires superior levels of funding. Defensive …

Procurement

Impact of international procurement on Ukraine anti-corruption efforts recognised

The impact of international procurement upon an anti-corruption programme led by the Ministry of Health Ukraine and supported by international …

Obama Administration Dropped Charges on Iranian Procurement Agents

Orde Kittrie<br>24th April 2017 - FDD Policy Brief<p>A bombshell article published Monday in <i>Politico</i> describes how the Obama administration dropped charges …

Iran

What can Procurement learn from Leicester’s success?

A year ago, Leicester City, a football team from a provincial UK city, was one game away from relegation from the English Premiership, which would …

Procurement Network

131: How Best Buy Procurement Delivers Value Beyond Savings through CSR, w/ Tim Meester

Today, I’m joined by Tim Meester. Tim is the Senior Director of Procurement and Sustainability for Best Buy, an almost forty billion dollar revenue …

Governance

Corbyn & Labour - Using Public Procurement To Achieve Political and Social Goals

<i>We started writing this article a few days ago, before the election announcement… it is perhaps even more relevant now!</i><p>So, our challenge for today is …

Public Sector

Reaganomics Veterans Tell Trump to ‘Keep it Simple, Stupid’ on Tax Reform

Four of the most famous names in Reaganomics have penned an op-ed in the <i>New York Times</i>, urging President Trump and Congressional Republicans not to …

Taxes