Why Transportation Procurement is More than an Event

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The shift began, and in procurement we saw an increase in bid activity that has continued into 2019. Transportation Procurement: Things to Keep in Mind. Today, whether you’re managing procurement events or working with a partner that manages the service on your behalf, here are some things to keep in mind. The post Why Transportation Procurement is More than an Event appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

The Science and the Art of Procurement

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As we move towards a new decade is the emphasis in the procurement world changing – are we going to see a new age, where the Art of Procurement comes to the fore? Much of our focus in the last twenty years or so within the procurement profession and within our specific procurement functions has been on what we might call the “Science of Procurement”. Author: Peter Smith , Managing Director at Procurement Excellence Ltd.

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Supply Chain Event 2016

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Supply Chain Event 2016. Supply Chain Event is the cutting-edge trade event of the year, presenting new solutions and technologies to optimize operations for an audience of 3000 supply chain managers and project officers. More information >> Register now >> Events 3D printing Conference event inventory Paris Porte de Versailles Procurement management Reed Expositions France supply chain Supply Chain Event warehouse robotics

More than an Event

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Tips for procurement, opportunities for continuous improvement. The shift began, and in procurement we saw an increase in bid activity that has continued into 2019. Today, whether you’re managing procurement events or working with a partner that manages the service on your behalf, here are some things to keep in mind. Procurement is More than an Event. The post More than an Event appeared first on BluJay Solutions.

EVENT: Bristlecone Networking Event at Topgolf Las Vegas – Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 5:30-8:30 PM PT

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Join us for a memorable networking event on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Topgolf Las Vegas, where socializing is a sport. Engage with industry peers and thought leaders in supply chain and procurement over drinks, dinner and golf swings. The post EVENT: Bristlecone Networking Event at Topgolf Las Vegas – Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 5:30-8:30 PM PT appeared first on Bristlecone. Events Partner Events sap ariba Supply Chain Procurement

Speed, Collaboration and Innovation – Key Words for the New Procurement Decade

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What does this mean for procurement and supplier management? Working collaboratively is often complex, involving internal stakeholders beyond the procurement function too, which highlights another critical success factor – the need for effective programme and project management. That’s not something many procurement professionals traditionally consider. . The post Speed, Collaboration and Innovation – Key Words for the New Procurement Decade appeared first on Ivalua.

Procurement can’t afford to be a digital laggard in today’s complex landscape

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In today’s turbulent business landscape, the challenges facing organisations have become increasingly complex, with uncertainty from geopolitical events such as Brexit and tariff negotiations impacting day-to-day operations. Leading the charge in navigating this constantly shifting trading environment is the Procurement department. However, as things stand, many Procurement teams aren’t digitally mature enough to provide this input to the business. Alex Saric, CMO, Ivalua.

Ivalua Paints a Great Procurement Picture at Ivalua NOW Chicago 2019

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The event was themed on “The Art of Procurement” relating to how the further procurement leaders mature in their transformations, the more their approach shifts from science to art. Just building great Procurement solutions that customers clearly love (in 2018 once again maintaining the industry’s highest retention rate, over 98%). The most eye-catching statistic of the event came from Duncan regarding procurement’s self-assessed v.

Collaboration, Procurement with Purpose and the Entente Cordiale…

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Last week, round 40 Procurement leaders got together in the very pleasant surroundings of the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London to talk about collaboration, and to celebrate Ivalua’s increased presence in the UK. The Procurement technology firm was founded in France in 2000 and has become very strong in the US, as well as in its homeland and other continental European countries. The post Collaboration, Procurement with Purpose and the Entente Cordiale… appeared first on Ivalua.

10 Key Logistics & Procurement Supply Chain Practices to Know and Master to Reduce Spend.

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However, following these 10 practices can help you learn how to reduce spend in the procurement supply chain. As a result, an external benchmarking tool , explains Olga Rissin of CHAINalytics , offers the benefits of reducing internal spend and accessing outside data, which further drives competitive advantage and lower spend in managing the procurement supply chain. Cloud-based systems offer many benefits throughout the procurement supply chain, reports Procurious HQ.

eWorld Procurement & Supply 2016

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eWorld Procurement & Supply. Organization: Revolution Events. The Leading Bi-Annual Event for Procurement Innovation. Since 2001, eWorld Procurement & Supply, in association with Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply, has provided a unique insight into the latest innovations and technologies for senior procurement, supply chain and finance executives. Procurement Automation. Internet of Things (the impact on procurement).

The procurement Summit 2016

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The procurement Summit 2016. Organization: Revolution Events. Launched in 2014 and brought to you by the eWorld Procurement & Supply team, The Procurement Summit will provide senior purchasing, sourcing and supply chain executives across the North of England with an unmissable opportunity to keep up-to-date with the latest industry innovations, best practice and new technology solutions. First-hand case studies on the challenges of procurement leadership.

eWorld Procurement & Supply September 2016

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eWorld Procurement & Supply. Organization: Revolution Events. The Leading Bi-Annual Event for Procurement Innovation. Since 2001, eWorld Procurement & Supply has provided a unique insight into the latest innovations and technologies for senior procurement, supply chain and finance executives. Procurement Automation. Internet of Things (the impact on procurement). Procurement Advocacy and Stakeholder Engagement.

Overview of European supply chain events 2015

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Did not have or make enough time to attend any events this past year? Supply Chain Movement helps you along with an overview of the most important European supply chain events in 2015. Event. Vector Event. Richmond Events. SCL Event UK. Global Business Events. Quadimension events. Exporta/GTR Events. 9th Edition Global Procurement and Supply Chain Management for the Oil and Gas Industry. WTG Events. Event Strategies.

EVENT: SAP Ariba Live Partner Night at Topgolf Las Vegas – Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 5:30-8:30 PM PT

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Join us for a memorable networking event on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Topgolf Las Vegas, where socializing is a sport. Engage with industry peers and thought leaders in supply chain and procurement over drinks, dinner and golf swings. The post EVENT: SAP Ariba Live Partner Night at Topgolf Las Vegas – Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 5:30-8:30 PM PT appeared first on Bristlecone. Events Partner Events sap ariba Supply Chain Procurement

Overview of European supply chain events 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Did not have or make enough time to attend any events this past year? Supply Chain Movement helps you along with an overview of the most important European supply chain events in 2016. Event. Quadimension Events. Vector Event. Richmond Events. The Global Procurement & Supply Chain for Oil & Gas Industry. Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016. Vector Event. TOC-Events. WTG Events.

eWorld Procurement & Supply

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eWorld Procurement & Supply. Organiser: Revolution Events. eWorld Procurement & Supply in association with The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), is the UK’s leading event focusing on the use of leading-edge technologies and techniques within the procurement & supply chain functions. Soft skills for procurement professionals. Sustainable procurement strategies. Social Media and procurement.

Ivalua Now and the Art – or is it the Science – of Procurement?

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It’s a question that you can answer for yourself at Ivalua Now – The Art of Procurement , being held, appropriately enough, at The Louvre, Paris 10 th – 12 th April. The event is free to attend and aims to attract hundreds of procurement and supply chain professionals to discuss and learn more about the latest industry trends and processes. In the process, these advances are enabling procurement leaders to look beyond their traditional remit.

Modern CPOs on their way to Smart Procurement

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Last week, the Ivalua team attended an interesting CPO Round Table organized by the CIPS MENA in Dubai on the theme “Enabling Smart Procurement Today.” What we can notice is that the application of Smart procurement technologies is becoming key for them to think strategically, act quickly and take the right decisions at the right moment in a permanently evolving environment. The post Modern CPOs on their way to Smart Procurement appeared first on Ivalua.

Procurement Interview Questions & Answers

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Procurement, or Purchasing, is an area of Supply Chain that involves and requires very specific skills and expertise. This is particularly apparent if you are hiring a Procurement professional, you are looking for a Procurement job, you are looking to outsource anything, or you are dealing with Procurement people in the course of conducting business. Check out this list of 25 Procurement and Purchasing questions and answers. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

EPE – European Procurement Excellence 2016

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EPE – European Procurement Excellence. en/all-events-en/epe/. Providing procurement value in a complex world. In a world in which procurement is emerging as the key value driver for maintaining a company‘s competitive edge, the role of CPO is becoming more strategic. Procurement leaders are continuously developing strategies to deal with these challenges. Come join us at the famous Hotel Atlantic Kempinski in Hamburg for this intimate event.

eWorld Procurement & Supply – 22 September 2015

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eWorld Procurement & Supply. Organization: Revolution Events. The Leading Bi-Annual Event for Procurement Innovation. The UK’s most comprehensive business forum for Procurement, Sourcing and Supply Chain Technologies. Since 2001, eWorld Procurement & Supply has provided a unique insight into the latest innovations and technologies for senior procurement, supply chain and finance executives. Soft skills for procurement professionals.

Ivalua NOW Virtual Event to Showcase the Role of Procurement In Meeting Today’s Business Challenges

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Premier event for procurement & supply chain practitioners will showcase latest technological innovations and extensive line-up of industry leaders. April 15, 2020 – Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that its marquee annual event, Ivalua NOW 2020 , will transition from a physical event in Washington D.C. to a virtual event, taking place on May 5 and 6, 2020.

50th Symposium Procurement and Logistics

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50 th Symposium Procurement and Logistics. en/all-events-en/50th-symposium-purchasing-and-logistics/. . Previous years have seen former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt and former Minister Hans-Dietrich Genscher, extraordinary post-war politicians who played a significant role in Germany‘s economic success, give moving talks at the event. More than 2,200 decision-makers from procurement, SCM and logistics. Date: 11-13 November, 2015.

Ivalua NOW Virtual Event to Showcase the Role of Procurement In Meeting Today’s Business Challenges

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Premier event for procurement & supply chain practitioners will showcase latest technological innovations and extensive line-up of industry leaders. April 15, 2020 – Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that its marquee annual event, Ivalua NOW 2020 , will transition from a physical event in Washington D.C. to a virtual event, taking place on May 5 and 6, 2020.

3rd CEE Procurement & Supply Forum

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3rd CEE Procurement & Supply Forum. en/all-events/cee/. How to effectively identify and benefit from these potentials will be the main focus of the 3rd CEE Procurement & Supply Forum. Download the brochure>> Register now >> Events BME CEE Central Europe Eastern Europe event Forum innovation logistics Procurement sourcing supply chainDate: 19 October, 2016. Venue: Prague, Czech Republic. Organisation: BME Verband. URL: www.bme.de/en/all-events/cee/.

Procurement and Suppliers on the Same Page: How to Craft an Effective Terms & Conditions Sales Document

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Editor's Note: Today's blog is the second part of Chuck Intrieri's series on how procurement and suppliers can avoid issues with their contracts. Procurement and suppliers often assume that small print is highly complicated legal jargon that is both boring and largely irrelevant. It Would Benefit Both Procurement and Suppliers To Write in a Clear, Friendly, and Organized Manner. Procurement

Global Supply Chain & Procurement Summit 2015

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Global Supply Chain & Procurement Summit. parity.com/global-supply-chain-procurement-summit/. Achieving this goal relies mainly on the Procurement and Supply Chain Management team. Companies need to adopt strategies that can deal with the dynamism and complexity of today’s environment, ensuring that procurement and supply chain functions can be used as the first line of defence for business operations. Date: 15-16 October, 2015.

Procurement Can Prepare for  Supply Chain Risk

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Alex Saric, Smart Procurement Expert, Ivalua. Be it global tariff wars, natural disasters, supply chain disruption, unexpected events or changing regulations. Procurement has a vital role to play in identifying and managing risk. Procurement has a vital role to play. To do this, organisations must adopt a Smart Procurement approach that provides complete visibility of suppliers. The post Procurement Can Prepare for Supply Chain Risk appeared first on Ivalua.

Procurement Leading Pharmaceutical Companies Through the Pandemic

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From early on in the Covid-19 pandemic , and for pretty obvious reasons , procurement in healthcare and pharmaceuticals has been in the spotlight like never before. The post Procurement Leading Pharmaceutical Companies Through the Pandemic appeared first on Jaggaer.

Supply chain events calendar Europe for 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Did not have or make enough time to attend any events this past year? Supply Chain Movement helps you along with an overview of the most important European supply chain events in 2014. Event. Procurement Transformation Summit. SCL Event. Global Business Events. WTG Events. GTR Events. Management Events. Quadimension events. Clarion Events. Advanced S&OP for Life Sciences Event. Management Events.

Improve Your Supply Chain's Stability During the Next Procurement Event

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Now is the right time to improve your supply chain’s stability, scalability and resiliency. Transportation providers are seeking collaboration with shippers as their networks have also experienced significant change

Ivalua NOW Part 2 – Re-Imagining Offices and Transforming Procurement

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At last week’s Ivalua NOW virtual event, Jon Stevens, President of JLL Digital, delivered the first keynote. This, he said, was an example of using procurement to drive competitive advantage and revenue. By building the marketplace, which is powered by Ivalua technology, JLL’s technology and procurement skills are leveraged for the benefits of their customers. He asked stakeholders and procurement staff where they thought the firm was in terms of procurement maturity.

Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016

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Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016. URL: sapinsiderevents.wispubs.com/2016/Vienna/SCM-PLM-MFG-Procurement-CRM/. Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2016, sponsored by SAP, is the most important educational event of the year for organizations using SCM, PLM, manufacturing, and procurement solutions to fortify their business operations and infrastructure with proven methodologies and measurable, value-driven results.

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Want better supplier adoption of your procurement portal? Start by asking your own sales staff.

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A good portion of the value provided by automating procurement and payables processes comes from the labor and cost savings generated from fewer errors and less manual work. The procurement portal has to have enough transactional volume running thru it. For companies of this size and influence, supplier adoption of the procurement portal simply becomes a criteria for inclusion in the company’s approved vendor list (AVL).