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This article provides a condensed tabular version of the current Procurement challenges broken down by procurement domains (categories)
If your procurement team is spending over half their time on transactional activity, what opportunities are they missing? This article explores transactional domains that can be impacted by automation and focuses on the benefits that can be achieved through this automation.
This article questions whether the answer to automation is to support a wealth of feature “widgets” or whether automation should focus on the core business processes and ensure that simplicity is the primary goal.
There are unique challenges and opportunities presented by complex, frequently ordered categories of Indirect expenditure, such as marketing services, print, packaging, uniforms & apparel, office supplies and related products and services
How can you achieve procurement best practice in your organization? In this article we look at what we think are the 5 most important issues to tackle.
Does your business source products and services from global markets? If your company is sourcing goods and services internationally you could be reaping many benefits. These include access to cheap raw materials and products, tax breaks and reduced labour...
Does your organisation use email to purchase products and services? If so, you could be missing out on the visibility and control you need to deliver cost savings and process efficiencies.
Can you increase your buying team’s efficiency? The answer is yes, and by quite some margin. At Claritum, we work with procurement services organisations to help drive purchasing process efficiencies and savings. These organisations range from small businesses...
Does your organisation struggle with its traditional procurement software?
Many businesses do. I speak to many Procurement Professionals on a regular basis and it’s apparent that an increasing number of companies are finding their procurement software is no longer fit for purpose.
Consider these points for a moment…
Are you still using manual procurement processes for raising orders, ordering goods and reconciling invoices? Most companies we speak to are considering digitizing their procurement operation in some way.
In this explainer video we look at the case of Jim, a procurement specialist, who is having some problems with his suppliers and would like to be able to manage his work load more efficiently.
How CPOs can increase Return on Investment Return on Investment (ROI) will proportionately increase in line with experts driving value, but to get to this stage, Chief Procurement Officers must first gain visibility and control of the eprocurement process and be freed...