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November 2017

Procurement Unplugged: Achieving Digital Transformation & Why Procurement Needs to Invest Now

By: Andrea Brody, Chief Marketing Officer, BravoSolution
Did you know that companies devote an average of 16 full-time staff to the sourcing process for every $1 billion in spend? In The Hackett Group’s latest 2017 Sourcing Cycle Time and Cost Measurement Study, their research confirmed the reality that teams are stretched thin, and that half of all […]

Digital Transformation Reduces Strategic Sourcing Costs and Cycle Times by 30%

In this report, The Hackett Group shares the results of their 2017 Sourcing Cycle Time and Cost Measurement Study

VIDEO: BravoAdvantage Analytics

BravoAdvantage Analytics empowers sourcing teams by providing them with the visibility and insights needed to make informed business decisions.

Bank Muscat advances its procurement operations with BravoSolution

BravoAdvantage eAuction achieved a 20% reduction in overall costs on a single project for Bank Muscat

BravoSolution enters into an extended three-year contract for strategic technology solutions with auction capabilities

 Dubai, 06 October 2017 – BravoSolution, a strategic procurement company, today announced Bank Muscat has signed a three-year extended agreement for its strategic procurement solutions.

Bank Muscat, the flagship […]

2018: A Casserole of Chaos

By Guy Allen, Managing Director, Real World Sourcing Ltd.

Outside of wartime, it is difficult to think of a year that represents greater uncertainty than 2018 is likely to deliver. Brexit, the Trump administration and Catalonian campaign for independence represent a trinity of turmoil that challenges the relatively stable progress of Western liberal democracy and commerce (and all […]

October 2017

Strategic Cost Management

This webinar was recorded on 17 October 2017

Strategic Cost Management, A Collaborative Approach. Cost reduction will continue to be a priority for organizations in multiple sectors. To drive value, organizations must look beyond price reduction achieved through strategic sourcing, and begin to think about impacts to other elements of cost.

Measuring The Immeasurable:KPIs Have Been Replaced With QNVs (Quantified New Value) Find Out How To Create Them

This webinar was recorded on 11 October 2017

This webinar will explore the new performance measurement dimension of procurement.

The traditional measures have served us well, but it’s time we moved on and showed our creativity and our credibility at the same time.

Previous webinars with Craig explored new sources of value and that begs the question ‘How […]

September 2017

Supplier Relationship and Value Management: Does your organization have what it takes?

This webinar was recorded on 26 September 2017

There’s no point designing an SRM programme if your organization lacks the competency to deliver it. Equally, simply training people without an agreed SRM method or strategy is a route to wasting your precious training budget. In this webinar, Four Pillars’ David Atkinson lays-out the skills necessary for […]

Category Sourcing Toolkit

If you are looking for a standardized and proven category management tool to provide a framework for sourcing teams to identify and prioritize different spend categories into a sourcing pipeline, we have your solution.

Your Framework to Identify & Prioritize Category Management Projects

This interactive tool will help sourcing and procurement organizations:

Bridging the Procurement & Finance Gap

Bridging the gap between procurement and finance is the most effective way to drive organizational growth. Procurement and finance organizations that are aligned demonstrate considerably greater profitability, margins and return on invested capital that their peers. Improving organizational alignment is not something that can be done overnight, though.