Article | November 5, 2019
To optimize their cost-cutting efforts, smart companies are turning to their suppliers.
Article | September 6, 2019
Category strategy can improve cost savings, decrease supplier risks, enhance innovation and flexibility, and heighten the influence of the procurement office throughout the company. Here’s how.
Article | September 4, 2019
A fully empowered procurement function can deliver material cost savings and broad, organization-wide benefits to a utility.
Article | July 3, 2019
Digital can help procurement teams gain a much deeper understanding of their purchases—and cut costs significantly.
Article | May 7, 2019
Deploying technology solutions along with conventional best practices can greatly mitigate the risk of future failures.
Article | April 9, 2019
Local problem solvers can drive change for city residents—but only if municipal governments embrace less prescriptive, more collaborative models.
Article | December 19, 2018
Conventional approaches alone can’t do it. New digital solutions must also play a role.
Focus | October 26, 2018
Contrary to popular belief, the most successful digitization efforts do not begin with technology decisions. Focus instead on business and procurement objectives.
Article | June 1, 2018
Data and advanced analytics, automation, and blockchain technologies can provide considerable value—if you know how to leverage them.
Article | February 6, 2018
Chief procurement officers must balance two equally important imperatives: sustaining traditional value drivers and adopting new digital approaches.