Short Reads

Distance is increasingly viewed as a risk factor that can be mitigated in supply chains through strategic sourcing. A recent report from Skills Dynamics explains the importance of increasing resilience with a more considered approach

A Supply Management Insider straw poll, taken as part of a recent Celonis sponsored webinar, showed that 74% of participants’ organisations are undergoing a transformation this year. Yet this still may not be enough. It is still a very long journey for most organisations to achieve excellence in procurement. To find out more about how technology can help drive transformation in your oragnisation, read this upcoming article... 

The Covid-19 crisis has put procurement in the spotlight like never before. Purchasing departments are expected to ensure their supply chains are resilient and responsive. To do this they require transparency in order to make rapid decisions based on real-time data.

Find out what simple steps you can take - fast - to help your business pull through and prosper at this precarious time…

The world of expense management is changing thanks to fully digitised solutions that can save time, cost and alleviate much of the personal stress associated with this universal and necessary process. Read this Supply Management Insider article, produced in partnership with Traveldoo, to find out more.

For many companies, travel booking and expenses are treated as different processes and are managed by different teams. But when you consider that for most companies the majority of expenses that are processed through the expense management system are travel related, having separate processes may result in inefficiency, a lack of visibility across the business and incomplete data about the true cost of business travel. 

Here are some of the key take-aways from a recent Supply Management Insider webinar, produced in partnership with unified travel and expense with Neo from American Express Global Business Travel, that discussed the benefits of a truly unified travel and expense solution.