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August 5, 2021

Survey: CLM Is a Top Priority for CPOs and CIOs

The roles of procurement and the chief procurement officer have grown steadily in importance and scope in recent years—particularly as they pertain to digital ...

June 30, 2021

Performance Today, Transformation Tomorrow: 3 Keys to Driving Value from the CPO's Office

In his 12 years as a supply chain executive at Airbus, culminating in his role as Chief Procurement Officer, Klaus Richter oversaw a sprawling ...

June 18, 2021

Talk, Walk, Commit: The Critical Role Your Contracts Play in Supplier Diversity

It's been a year since national protests for racial justice prompted corporations to promise action on numerous fronts, from how they hire to how ...

June 11, 2021

Can Your Contracts Move as Fast as the Next Supply Chain Crisis?

The most strategic procurement departments in the world already know: You can only be as agile as your contract processes. Key Takeaways: Agility ...

May 4, 2021

How to Ensure Your Supply Chain Is Ethical Enough for Gen Z

A new generation of shoppers is placing emphasis on buying ethically sourced goods. According to a new report on consumer trends from First Insight, ...

April 6, 2021

5 Stages of Procurement Transformation Powered By Contract Intelligence

In our previous post, we explored why transforming a procurement organization is a significant undertaking, but one that is well worth the effort. An ...

March 22, 2021

Designing a State-of-the-Art Procurement Strategy with Contract Intelligence

In the context of day-to-day business operations, procurement plays a critical part in creating cost savings for the company. But aspiring procurement leaders and ...

March 2, 2021

Supply Chain Risk and Contracts: Three (Difficult) Lessons Learned for a Post-Pandemic World

It's been one year since COVID-19 sent shock waves through the world's supply chains, creating disruptions at a scale few thought possible. Indeed, the ...

September 10, 2020

Why a More Diverse, Equitable Supply Chain Starts with Contracts

Supplier diversity is an old concept that is receiving renewed attention these days. Supplier diversity programs encourage companies to source goods and services from historically ...