10 surprise tales for the Supply Chain at Christmas

Every year during the Christmas period, supply chains all around the world are straining under the pressure to meet demand. Even the best laid plans...

4 Building blocks for procurement utopia

So, it looks like your company’s buying processes are under control; maverick staff spend is low, three-way match rules are being followed and supplier costs...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – the downing of the flagship Smartphone

At the beginning of October all Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphones were recalled due to a dangerous fault causing the phone to overheat and in...

Is there a bright side to Brexit?

You’ll no doubt remember the recent disagreement between Tesco and Unilever, who fell out about raising consumer prices as a result of the weakness of...

What kind of procurement innovator are you? Take our innovation persona test

Have you ever wondered how innovative you are in your role? Now you can take the test and find out what kind of procurement persona...

How to achieve sustainable SRM

The need for Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) in large and mid-sized organisations is becoming essential to business success as supply chains increase in breadth and...

4 ways to resurrect your spend data

We couldn’t resist the temptation at this Halloween to give you a scare, so we thought we’d dig up (yes, with shameless puns included) the...

Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) – 3 focus areas on the Procurement Summit agenda

Are you planning to attend one of the most exciting events in the North of England? We are proud to be exhibiting and presenting at...

Better patient care backs the case for cloud-based eSourcing

In the UK healthcare organisations are constantly under pressure to deliver high quality care to their patients. It falls to The Care Quality Commission to...

Procurement Innovation Personas Revealed

Based on research with 100 senior UK procurement executives the personas show that at least 80% of procurement professionals are seeking to challenge the status...

How can you achieve a successful dynamic discounting process?

It was recently estimated by the Hackett Group that small business in the UK are spending 10% of their time chasing payments, with 60% of...

It’s the little things that mean the most

A constant innovation programme demands a careful balance between strategic development and client-led enhancements to maximise the benefits in every quarterly release we make across...