A senior procurement executive at a global advertiser has shared details of the struggles faced by high-level pros to balance financial value with marketing objectives. In an anonymised interview with Digidayjournalist, Seb Joseph, the executive spoke candidly...
Technology has become integral to every business operation. It is viewed as a catalyst for change, and the procurement industry is certainly not immune to it.
IBM’s Analytics as a Service Lead Conor Quarry has predicted that analytics will play an integral role throughout supply chain, procurement and business activity
The commercial director of EDF Energy, Ken Owen, has said that the key to cost reduction in large-scale infrastructure projects such as the Hinkley Point C (HPC) nuclear power station is rigorous contract management.
While technologies like 3D printing and additive manufacturing (AM) have transformed the engineering landscape, the real advantages of these new manufacturing technologies actually lie in the supply chain.
Procurement professionals spend a good deal of their time poring over spend analytics to achieve improved outcomes in areas such as tail spend management and overall company cost reduction.