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The Role of Finance in an End to End Procurement Value Chain

• Accounts Payable can deliver strategic value through dynamic discounting, supply chain finance, payment terms management, and flexible payment …

Finance

Lawyers warn SAA procurement policy is illegal

According to a legal opinion the airline's procurement policy — that favours military veterans, rural women and previously disadvantaged youth — …

Procurement

Group Business Energy Buying | Business Energy

We recognise that multi-site customers have different needs. That’s why we provide a dedicated service with a flexible business approach built around …

Energy Market

Supply Dynamics: Vendor Snapshot (Part 1) — Background & Solution Overview

Direct materials procurement is similar in some respects to indirect procurement: you want to see your spend, aggregate demand and find opportunities …

Logistics

Online retailers urged to invest in experience as technology resets brand loyalty

Service and experience have overtaken reputation as the drivers of consumer brand loyalty, according to new research, giving retailers a chance to …

eCommerce

How to save money with Efficient Procurement

Many schools are left in the dark when it comes to efficient spending and knowing where budgets are wasted or where they can make savings.<p><i>This</i> …

Education

What Procurement Based Solutions can learn from CRM

Sometimes technology can really shake things up. It can take a department that has operated in much the same way for decades, throw it in the air and …

CRM

Milan launches procurement for 80 new trams

Milan’s public transport operator, ATM, is inviting manufacturers to supply 80 new trams for the city. The six-year contract is for the supply of up …

Procurement

Managing the 4 Pillars of Global Procurement

Organizations with a global presence face multiple challenges when attempting to streamline their international procurement. Managing the “4 pillars" …

Procurement

Waterloo-based Bonfire Raises $11 Million to Automate the Procurement Process

Waterloo-based Bonfire has raised $11 million in financing.<p>The round was led by global investment firm Battery Ventures, with participation from …

Startups

Mears warns on profits after Grenfell fire delays contracts

British social housing provider Mears Group has warned its full-year revenues and profits would be lower this year as its clients delay contracts …

Housing

AGM/ Senior Manager – Procurement Operations at 25th & Staffing – Job vacancies in Nigeria

25th and Staffing is a global Human Resources Company; borne out of a vision to provide high value human resources and business advisory solutions to …

Employment

Procurement: looking ahead to a digital future

Procurement is a business function that has traditionally been slow to take advantage of technology. It has tended towards a savings mentality, …

Intelligence

SNUBBED: Europe handed lucrative shipbuilding contracts for British warships

THE UK Government has come under fire for handing out multi-million pound contracts to EU countries instead of British ones for the Type-26 ships AND …

Referendums

Brexit-Fueled Supply Chain and Market Disruptions: What Procurement Should Know

By Anup Varghese<p>June 29, 2016 at 7:22 AM<p>With the United Kingdom looking to leave the European Union (EU), a number of companies will soon have to …

Brexit

Chatbots: What’s their role in the Digtialization of Supply Chain Management?

Chatbots.<p>It sounds like the beginning from the title of a Star Wars parody film.<p>In the recent year, chatbots have become all-the craze within the …

Chatbots

Christian Lanng dishes on the future of procurement

<i>Tradeshift CEO appears on The Art of Procurement podcast</i>Christian Lanng took to the airwaves with Philip Ideson to discuss the future of software and …

Innovation

Procurement-as-a-Service: One Approach to Meet the New Expectations of Stakeholders

Categories:Procurement today needs to show it adds significant value to the business as a whole: be that private sector, public authority or third …

As A Service

SIU to probe procurement at Correctional Services and the Independent Development Trust

President Jacob Zuma has authorised the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to probe procurement by the Department of Correctional Services (DCS) and …

News (South Africa)

Is your firm ready for Microsoft's new procurement rules?

Microsoft announced plans yesterday to phase out the billable hour. It hopes to shift 90% of its legal work to a fixed fee model and to increase …

Consulting

Everything Procurement Should Know About Payments: Procurement’s Role and P2P Case Examples (Part 1)

E-procurement is essentially what is sounds like. The same goes for e-invoicing, too. But when you add payments to the equation, things get …

FinTech

Delivering business outcomes through digital procurement

Procurement faces significant barriers that deter it from delivering business outcomes. By embracing digital, procurement can enhance user …

Procurement

UK.gov cloud fave Amazon comes under fire for tax bill

<b>Analysis</b> Margaret Hodge calls for boycott. So where does that leave Whitehall?Amazon - whose AWS business has been increasingly drumming up biz with …

Fraud

Commerce Ministry To Shut Down Government’s 100-Year-Old Procurement Arm This Fiscal

Directorate General of Supplies and Disposals will soon be shut down.

India

Down the Procurement Patch with CIPS, Proactis, blur Group and Glen Campbell

Not a very social week this week really and when I did go out I forgot to take a picture! So here are the blackberries I picked from my secret …

Glen Campbell

Irongate Live | The ultimate professional procurement event

<b>The ULTIMATE procurement event for essential business supplies and services!</b><p>Irongate LIVE is THE event for buyers and procurement professionals …

Procurement

WEX launches buyer/supplier integrated payables solution

(The Paypers) WEX, a provider of corporate payment solutions, has introduced a B2B electronic payments platform designed to upgrade the accounts …

Banking

Scoping the impact of Brexit for NHS procurement

<b>Our series of blogs from speakers at MANREG‘s ‘Brexit, Regulation and Society’ event continues with the University of Bristol’s Dr Albert Sanchez</b> …

Health Care

How a Small Company Can Land Federal Business Opportunities

Some small businesses hesitate when it comes to working with the government. Who needs extra paperwork? And many believe invoices are never paid on …

Small Business