Tag: eprocurement

Working Toward Sustainability in Your Supply Chain

Discover the benefits you can reap from working towards a more sustainable Supply Chain

5 Essential Steps For Building a Sustainable Supply Chain. Not only is “sustainability” a huge buzz word in today’s market, it’s also a huge driver of business. From SMBs to Fortune 500s, companies around the world are implementing sustainability standards […]

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How Big Data Impacts the Supply Chain

Discover how Big Data enables you to drastically improve Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Managers cannot ignore Big Data anymore By giving manufacturers unprecedented insight into not only process patterns, but also vital throughput factors such as dependency, complexity, and interlinkage, big data is changing manufacturing in big ways. In a dramatic […]

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The Amazon Dash Revolution

Amazon Dash Buttons bring Procurement to a whole new world of opportunities

Why procurement can’t afford to ignore Amazon Dash Introduced a year ago, the Amazon Dash Button is a small wireless-enabled device that is programmed to order one specific item through the buyer’s Amazon prime account. The idea behind Amazon Dash […]

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Is ‘Robo-adviser’ a Viable Model for Procurement?

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Procurement’s processes have been enabled by technology for a long time. From eSourcing to invoice management, supplier management to eprocurement, automation has played an important role in shaping the procurement function and improving – or at least scaling – our […]

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At least 16 benefits to an integrated source-to-pay solution

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Everywhere you look, best-of-breed e-procurement providers are expanding their solution suites, either by building or acquiring code-bases or by developing new modules within an existing framework. At Ivalua, we recently asked Michael Lamoureux, best known as the brains behind the Sourcing Innovation industry blog, to ponder the reasons why suites have become so attractive. He came back with not one, but 16 benefits that an integrated suite provides to organizations pursuing an effective sourcing and procurement strategy.

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