May 22, 2018

Know How To Be A Top Performer In Your Industry

Top performers have shorter cycle times for processing orders and use catalogs to a greater extent, bypassing longer requisition processes. For instance, it takes top performers five hours to complete a purchase-order, versus 15 hours for the peer group.…
April 6, 2018
risk management

[UPCOMING WEBINAR] Whiteboard to Dashboard: Steps to Implementing Compliant and Risk-Free Procurement Processes

There is a saying that goes "when everything is said and done, there is more said than done." Nowhere is this statement truer than it is when discussi…
March 7, 2018

[Infographic] State of Procurement Technology 2017-18

Procurement technology has gone through a huge transformation over the last decade. The ability to use and drive value from procurement technology has…
March 1, 2018
Guided Buying Software

(Chapter 3) Adventures of Ivan the CPO: 10 Technology Tools Every Procurement Team Needs In 2018

Previously - …
February 27, 2018

The Rise of Postmodern ERP and its Impact on Procurement!

Since the advent of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERPs), organizations have achieved new heights of operational efficiencies.  Specifically in 90s, a…
February 19, 2018

(Chapter 2) Adventures of Ivan the CPO: 10 Technology Tools Every Procurement Team Needs in 2018

Previously - …
November 14, 2017

Deal Or No Deal? Implications of Brexit on Procurement

What are the implications of Brexit on Procurement? And how should the function be preparing for the various possible outcomes?…
January 31, 2017

The Year of Fire Rooster in Procurement

Of all the traditional Chinese festivals, the New Year is perhaps the most elaborate, colourful and important. This year they celebrated the new year…
February 29, 2016

Smart Spend Analysis: A bird’s eye view

The biggest myth surrounding spend analytics is the belief that such a strategic initiative requires an organization that has reached a certain level…
November 27, 2015

Procurement & Black Friday

It is certainly not true that only women love shopping. Men too enjoy the occasional buying. Especially when there are huge discounts and bumper sales…