As a procurement professional, managing your Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) spend has become an increasingly pressing concern, especially since COGS accounts for around 65 per cent of spending in many organisations. Download this Supply Management Insider report, produced in partnership with GEP, to find out what this means for your organisation and what you should do about it.
Increasingly, procurement is expected to play its part in delivering the innovation that will be required to develop new offerings in our post-COVID recovery. Read this Supply Management Insider paper, produced in partnership with Rimini Street, to learn how by using third-party IT support services you can free up the finance to pay for it.
Read this Supply Management Insider whitepaper, produced in partnership with Fusion21, as we explore how cash-strapped councils, housing associations, hospitals, universities and more can achieve greater social value through contracts
Download this Supply Management Insider white paper, produced in partnership with IHS Markit, as we explain why ESG is now so critical, what it means for your organisation and your supply chains – and what you can do about it
While procurement may have faced multiple challenges as a result of COVID-19, the pandemic has also given the function a chance to show it can shine. In this expert report, produced in partnership with Salesforce, we explore the four steps that can help accelerate the digitisation of the supply chain
Read this Supplier Management Insider expert report, produced in partnership with Achilles, as we discuss the dramatic change in risk over the past year and the possible routes to achieving true supply-chain resilience
After years of flattering to deceive, disruptive technologies are finally starting to have a tangible impact on the procurement function and how it operates. Now the pressure is on to ensure firms are not left behind...
Read this Supply Management Insider expert report, produced in partnership with Ivalua, as we explore how the opportunities for growth and productivity are immense for those MENA organisations who are bold enough to embark on the procurement 4.0 transformation journey
In a marketplace where resiliency will continuously be tested, procurement has a more strategically important role to play now, and that's to find experts. In this report, produced in association with GEP, it looks at where CPOs can help focus their strategic energy.
Read this Supply Management Insider expert report, produced in partnership with Compleat, as we explore how one of the lasting legacies of Covid-19 on procurement could be an enforced focus on finally getting tail-end spend under control.
With the advancements in the integration technology, organisations can now design and implement a procurement system that is truly tailored to suit them and do so at their own pace.
Read this Supply Management Insider report, produced in partnership with VendorPanel, to find out the best strategies for creating a procurement ecosystem that allows for a seamless transfer of data and increases efficiency, reduces risk and drives improved outcomes.
Businesses need to ensure their future travel programmes protect staff, reduce risk and focus on value. In this Supply Management Insider paper, produced in partnership with Egencia, we explain the steps that can be taken to attain that ambition.
For most of 2020, organisations have been focused on survival through the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent economic downturn. But humanity faces a challenge even more profound than COVID-19: climate change.
And as procurement professionals, you have a critical role to play in helping the planet. Download this Supply Management Insider expert report, produced in partnership with EcoVadis, as we explore how you can help
Covid-19 has thrown up huge challenges for those working in procurement, requiring new contracting models and greater flexibility around services in particular. This report, in partnership with Lorien, explores the new landscape and how firms need to be approaching procurement.
Why business continuity plans (BCPs) are being pushed to the forefront in the supplier selection process and how to help your providers remain sustainable.
In this whitepaper, produced in partnership with Avetta, we explore the steps companies can take to ensure both they and their suppliers keep their organisations running or get them back on track faster if problems occur to business normality.