Procurement 2020… Will anything change?

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It seems as though procurement has been anticipating the arrival of 2020 since the minute the ‘Y2K’ buzz wore off. Predictions and research, webinars and report titles… ‘Procurement 2020’ has… General Procurement Management Supply Chain Management procurement

4 ways IT & Procurement team collaboration increases resilience

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The Hackett Group report recommendations on IT & Procurement collaboration and how it can benefit your organization in the time of Covid-19 and beyond. This study includes input from a range of industries via interviews conducted with pairs of IT and Procurement leaders.

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WEBINAR: AI in Procurement – Thursday, 24 October 2019 | 2:00 – 2:45 PM CET

Bristlecone

Join Bristlecone experts for a webinar and live system demonstration on 24 th October 2019 at 2:00 PM CET to learn how to leverage advanced technologies to address critical day-to-day procurement challenges – and see some of these technologies in action. In this webinar, you’ll discover how advanced technologies can bring powerful new capabilities to buyers, commodity managers and requestors, such as: Early warning about category-relevant market developments.

Why Supply Chain Managers & Procurement Should Collaborate

Cerasis

The roles of logistics and procurement in an efficient supply chain cannot be overstated. According to Paul Myerson , reports Industry Week, up 70 percent of a company’s costs come from procurement and logistics operations. However, both logistics and procurement often become isolated in modern companies, resulting in inefficient practices and a sluggish production value. So, why do supply chain managers not take advantage of this data with respect to procurement?

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Accelerating Procurement Transformation, Procurement Leaders Webinar

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How Modern Software Empowers Procurement with Agility and Resilience in Times of Crisis

ivalua

In a recent webinar, “ How to Leverage S2P Platforms to Enable Supply Chain Resilience ,” procurement experts from Forrester, Ivalua and Procurement Leaders discussed how digital transformation and the technologies that enable it can help companies mitigate risk and be more agile and resilient.

Key Takeaways from our Vaccine Supply Chain Webinar on December 16

NC State SCRC

As the Pfizer vaccine is rolling out across the country this week, Major Dan Finkenstadt and I delivered a webinar, in which we identified a list of possible concerns and “hiccups” that may lie in store for distribution of the COVID vaccine.

The evolution of digital procurement in 2020 and beyond – PwC and Ivalua Webinar

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Webinar: Digital Supplier Network: Turn Supplier Collaboration into Competitive Advantage – Tuesday, July 28, 10 am PT

Bristlecone

In this webinar, learn how to derive real value and real results from the world’s largest supplier network and turn supplier collaboration into competitive advantage. REGISTER NOW > The post Webinar: Digital Supplier Network: Turn Supplier Collaboration into Competitive Advantage – Tuesday, July 28, 10 am PT appeared first on Bristlecone.

WEBINAR: Demystifying Supply Chain Integration: SAP S/4HANA, IBP and ARIBA – Tuesday, April 14- 10AM PT

Bristlecone

In this webinar, Bristlecone and SAP will share insight into how you can overcome the complexities and create a strategy for building SAP S/4HANA, IBP and Ariba integrations. REGISTER NOW > The post WEBINAR: Demystifying Supply Chain Integration: SAP S/4HANA, IBP and ARIBA – Tuesday, April 14- 10AM PT appeared first on Bristlecone. Webinars ERP sap ariba sap ibp SAP S/4HANA Supply Chain Planning Supply Chain Procurement supply chain webinar

SIG Webinar on Procurement Analytics and Innovative Data Leveraging

Supply Chain View from the Field

I will be leading a webinar with the Sourcing Interest Group next Nov. The webinar will also include Howard Richman, a colleague I have known for many years, first at Merck, and now working at Citrix as their Chief Procurement Officer. Also joining us will be Michael O’Leary, Director of Procurement Solutions at IBM. Similarly, enterprise annual budgeting is often a guessing game, with little input solicited or provided by procurement.

Webinar: BRISTLECONE LIVE! Let’s Talk Analytics: Spend, Inventory, S&OP and Plant Maintenance – Tuesday, July 21, 10 am PT

Bristlecone

REGISTER NOW > The post Webinar: BRISTLECONE LIVE! Webinars Analytics Digital Supply Chain Transformation Execution planning procurement supply chain webinarAnalytics are key to enabling data-driven decisions that enhance supply chain performance. Managing demand volatility, controlling spend, achieving end-to-end visibility, optimizing inventory – these are all made possible through advanced analytics. In this Bristlecone Live!

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Webinar: Accelerate the Identification of Qualified Alternate Suppliers, Thursday, April 30, at 2 PM CET

Bristlecone

In this webinar, gain insights into this special limited-time offer including aspects such as: Two offerings tailored to address your organizational challenges during the COVID-19 crisis. The post Webinar: Accelerate the Identification of Qualified Alternate Suppliers, Thursday, April 30, at 2 PM CET appeared first on Bristlecone. Webinars coronavirus covid-19 Digital Transformation procurement sap ariba SOURCING supply chain webinar

Procurement Leaders Webinar: 3 Lessons Learnt from Procurement Digitisation

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Webinar: Effective Procurement Performance Measurement, Tuesday 24th March 2020

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WEBINAR: Supply Chain Integration Scenarios: SAP S/4HANA, SAP IBP and SAP ARIBA – Thursday, March 5, 2020 | 2:00-3:00 PM CET

Bristlecone

In this webinar, Bristlecone demystifies the complexities and strategies related to SAP S/4HANA, SAP IBP and SAP Ariba integrations. REGISTER NOW > The post WEBINAR: Supply Chain Integration Scenarios: SAP S/4HANA, SAP IBP and SAP ARIBA – Thursday, March 5, 2020 | 2:00-3:00 PM CET appeared first on Bristlecone. Webinars ERP sap ariba sap ibp SAP S/4HANA Supply Chain Planning Supply Chain Procurement supply chain webinar

Digital Procurement – Pack your bag, you are going on a journey

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The Hackett Group and Ivalua have been working together for some months to assess the status of Digital Procurement transformation and lessons learned from early adopters. Here are the top takeaways from that Webinar and from the full research.: Digital Procurement – a place we are planning to visit soon (and hopefully stay). There is no doubt that Digital Procurement is a reality for many organisations.

These 7 Industrial Procurement Trends will Impact Supply Chain & Logistics in 2018

Cerasis

Procurement must never be an afterthought in any enterprise. The answers to these questions lie in understanding a few of the top industrial procurement trends to expect in 2018. Companies Will Seek New Ways to Use Technology in Procurement. As with many other topics affecting industry trends in the transportation, trucking and manufacturing industries, companies are looking for ways to increase the use of technology in procurement, explains Melissa Deleen of LinkedIn.

Procurement Leaders Webinar: Accelerating Procurement Transformation, 12th November 2019

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Transformation is fundamental to Procurement reaching its goals, adapting its Procurement process and changing objectives, however, development can sometimes be slow and hold-ups can mean delays. Discover the pitfalls to look out for, how to use data to power your procurement journey and what strategies to make in order to win the war for talent. Join Procurement Leaders and Ivalua for our upcoming live webinar to accelerate your procurement transformation: .

Webinar: Achieve End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Through Collaboration

Bristlecone

Join us for a webinar on Bristlecone’s Supply Chain Collaboration Solution. During this webinar, you’ll discover: Why collaboration – not cost – must drive supplier relationship management. How SAP Ariba’s Supply Chain Collaboration platform provides direct procurement capabilities. The post Webinar: Achieve End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Through Collaboration appeared first on Bristlecone. Videos Webinars

WEBINAR: Developing an Agile Supply Chain by Fusing Demand, Supply, Sourcing, Design and Suppliers

Bristlecone

In this Bristlecone and SAP Ariba webinar you’ll learn how organizations leverage. and combine sourcing, procurement, business planning, and supply collaboration to deliver on business results. Watch Webinar > The post WEBINAR: Developing an Agile Supply Chain by Fusing Demand, Supply, Sourcing, Design and Suppliers appeared first on Bristlecone. WebinarsInnovation. State-of-the-art technology. Best-in-class business processes.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Digital Procurement!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Digital Procurement article, and permission to publish here, provided by Sam Jenks at kodiakrating.com. Navigating the complexity of the global supply chain as a procurement professional can sometimes feel like taking a walk through the Amazon without a compass, or entering into outer space without an oxygen tank. It’s important that procurement teams take into account the new risk reality and challenges that face them, their organizations and their value chains.

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

Cerasis

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

How to Procure Full Truckloads in Tight Capacity

Cerasis

These rates will have natural implications for smaller shippers seeking to lower overall transportation and freight spend, and paired with a “blurred lines between peak shipping and shopping seasons,” shippers will experience increasing trouble when trying to procure full truckload capacity. The Solution: Shippers Must Use Out-of-the-LTL-Box Strategies Shippers must take a more strategic approach to truckload procurement, explains CH Robinson via Supply Chain 24/7.

10 Tips Shippers Can Use to Reduce Costs in LTL Procurement with Better Request for Pricing Bidding

Cerasis

at Cerasis, we know a thing or two about the nuances of LTL procurement. LTL procurement is something we do very well. So we thought we would impart upon all the shippers out there some tips on how to reduce overall costs for effective LTL Procurement. 10 LTL Procurement Cost Cutting Tips. Saving money on less-than-truckload or LTL procurement is a laudable goal, except when operational problems eclipse savings gains. Logistics LTL ltl procurement

Claritum hosts its first vertical sector Webinar, focused on Universities

Claritum

Bath, UK (Jul 30, 2020) – Claritum, a provider of cloud-based spend management solutions, today announced the company hosted its first vertical sector Webinar, focused on Universities. The webinar entitled “Intelligent Procurement for Universities” was a joint webinar with Data 3. On the webinar, we shared our perspective on the daily adversities that Universities face, whilst managing annual cutbacks on funding.

WEBINAR: Using Digital Transformation to Create Value and Unlock Working Capital In Your Supply Chain

Bristlecone

Join this webinar, in collaboration with Tradeshift, as we discuss: Need for increased visibility into procurement and improved vendor relationships. Empowered procurement diagnostics and a single source of truth for all spend under management. Register Now > The post WEBINAR: Using Digital Transformation to Create Value and Unlock Working Capital In Your Supply Chain appeared first on Bristlecone. Webinars

Webinar: Using Digital Transformation to Create Value and Unlock Working Capital In Your Supply Chain

Bristlecone

Join this webinar, in collaboration with Tradeshift, as we discuss: Need for increased visibility into procurement and improved vendor relationships. Empowered procurement diagnostics and a single source of truth for all spend under management. Register Now > The post Webinar: Using Digital Transformation to Create Value and Unlock Working Capital In Your Supply Chain appeared first on Bristlecone. Videos Webinars

Webinar: Executing a Successful Procurement Transformation, 29th May 2019, 10am EST, 4pm CET

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Webinar: Are Procurement Diagnostics Relevant to Me, and How? – Thursday, May 28, at 10 am PT

Bristlecone

Assessing current procurement operations using benchmarks and identifying opportunities leads to an accurate roadmap to solving business problems. Drive short and long term planning, irrespective of the market landscape, with procurement diagnostics. The post Webinar: Are Procurement Diagnostics Relevant to Me, and How? Webinars Diagnostics Digital Procurement Transformation procurement Procurement Webinar

WEBINAR: Developing an Agile Supply Chain by Fusing Demand, Supply, Sourcing, Design and Suppliers – Wednesday, June 12 | 2:00 PM ET • 11:00 AM PT

Bristlecone

In this Bristlecone and SAP Ariba webinar you’ll learn how organizations leverage. and combine sourcing, procurement, business planning, and supply collaboration to deliver on business results. Register Now > The post WEBINAR: Developing an Agile Supply Chain by Fusing Demand, Supply, Sourcing, Design and Suppliers – Wednesday, June 12 | 2:00 PM ET • 11:00 AM PT appeared first on Bristlecone. Webinars

Upcoming Webinar: All You Need to Know about Oracle Procurement Cloud (2/25)

Oracle SCM

Interested in Oracle Procurement Cloud? Join Inspirage for an educational webinar on Thursday, 2/25 and discover how to reduce costs, manage risk and improve decisions. Oracle Procurement Cloud can reduce costs through better negotiations, bid analysis and award recommendations. Interested in Oracle Procurement Cloud? Join Inspirage for an educational webinar on Thursday, 2/25 and discover how to reduce costs, manage risk and improve decisions.

6 metrics tips and tools to benchmark P2P Digital Transformation

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Data is beyond critical to Procurement Operations. It’s everything, and the burden falls on procurement leaders to capture pertinent data to build good teams, track performance and show value. Now with Digital Transformation as a mandate, Procurement officers must also find ways to measure their digital progress. Here’s a look at some of the Procure- to-Pay metrics procurement leaders should watch in order to better understand their digital progress.

Reinventing Procurement: Smart Strategies to Transform Your Operation, A Webinar By Ivalua, Ardent Partners and Baylor Scott & White Health

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