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The challenges facing tomorrow’s procurement professionals

The challenges facing tomorrow’s procurement professionals

According to research recently carried via the “2015 Return on Supply Management Assets,” the best performing procurement departments both in Europe and the United States are delivering financial benefits worth more than 7.5 times the cost of the investments sunk into the supply chain procurement process. Procurement team performance in supply chains across Europe and the US The research document […]

by · December 10, 2015 · Procurement
Evaluating Sourcing and Procurement Software

Evaluating Sourcing and Procurement Software

Sourcing and Procurement (SAP) are the fundamental roots of supply chain management. As disciplines they are very often talked of in the same vein but each has its own meaning. In its broadest sense, procurement is taken to cover the whole procurement process from start to finish; a process which can be broken down into several sub-sections – of which, […]

by · June 30, 2015 · Procurement
Giving sourcing and procurement the recognition it needs and deserves

Giving sourcing and procurement the recognition it needs and deserves

In a recent think tank meeting of top supply chain managers, drawn from a cross section of industries and tasked with reviewing the most important challenges facing today’s supply chains, and sourcing and procurement in particular, the most important consideration for the future, was deemed to be having the right people in the right positions at the top of the […]

by · June 17, 2015 · Procurement