Latest Insights

Procurement Professionals: Move out of your comfort zone to develop skills

April 21, 2014 – Procurement professionals should challenge themselves and develop their skills by moving sectors

Mitigating Risk with Procurement Software

April 21, 2014 – Surviving in the global economic arena necessitates an eye for risk management and an understanding of the capabilities of procurement software

SDCE: Short-Term Cost Reduction a Higher Priority than Long-Term Growth

April 18, 2014 – Today’s chief procurement officer must look beyond purchasing decisions and supplier relationship management

Why Do Some Supplier Relationships Fail?

April 17, 2014 – Many business relationships fail to deliver on expectations each year, so how can you avoid being another statistic?

Strong supply chains increase revenue and profit

April 16, 2014 – Companies with strong supply chains generate more revenue and higher profits

When Sourcing Becomes Supply Chain

April 15, 2014 – Many companies, even manufacturers, the view of supply chain is quite different from that of procurement

Unpredictability vs. Supply Chain Management

April 14, 2014 – How Mother Nature hammered home the importance of data management and integration to minimize the risks of unpredictability

Five Tips to Dealing in China

April 11, 2014 -Companies operating in China must take heed of its ever-evolving legal framework to boost their business prospects in the country

Kellogg’s targets ‘world-class’ procurement team

April 10, 2014 – Food brand Kellogg’s aims to create a “world-class” purchasing function

10 Compelling Factors Driving Onshoring

April 9, 2014 – Over the next 12 months, as many as one third of American businesses say they are likely or very likely to move goods and services back from overseas