Purchase to Pay

Corruption and Purchase to Pay

Posted by Pete Loughlin in Purchase to Pay

Peter Smith in Spend Matters recently wrote about his naivety as a young purchasing manager thinking that corruption always happened somewhere else. Well, as he writes, it doesn’t and as Peter points out in a few examples, it is not just in far flung places…

Top 5 Reasons to Manage Procurement by Category

Posted by Pete Loughlin in Purchase to Pay

Category management is nothing new. Retailers have used category management your years as a means of synergizing their marketing efforts on entire product groups rather than individual brands. In recent years this practice has been adopted in procurement also. There are 5 main areas of…