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The journey to procurement excellence

However, Chief Procurement Officers at world-class organizations focus on a broader range of objectives, and show significantly better cost savings.

Closing the loop on transportation strategy, spend management and execution

Transportation is one of the largest indirect costs a company incurs, yet managing the spending on transportation is a significant challenge as business changes...

Chief Procurement Officer Study: Improving competitive advantage through procurement excellence

IBM's "Chief Procurement Officer Study" gleans insights from more than 1,000 top procurement leaders.

Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites

Procurement professionals leveraging strategic sourcing solution suites are enjoying elevated roles as they report a dramatic uptake in productivity, reduction in risk, year-over-year savings...

Exceptional Customer Experience: The New Supply Chain Management Focus

The delivery of an exceptional customer experience is critical to an organization's long-term success. Strong customer relationships drive revenues, future bookings, and new business....

Edmonton’s Upside Software Acquired for $22 Million

Upside was bought by U.S.-based SciQuest Inc., a provider of enterprise software, including CRM, supply chain management and e-commerce products

The CIO as supply chain manager

CIOs and their staff members will need to create business-aligned supply chain processes and metrics, as their infrastructure is increasingly managed and delivered by vendors and partners

Analyst: SCM can aid profitable growth

At least one analyst claims it

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