The Benefits Of Integrated Supplier Management To Risk Mitigation

There is a gradual but inevitable evolution occurring in the priorities of the procurement organization; a current pushing towards an ever more active role for procurement in risk management. There are many factors driving this evolution – and each has gained its fair share of media and analyst attention: (a) the growing importance of suppliers […]

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Smarter Commerce & Strategic Supply Management

I’m sure it hasn’t escaped your attention that Emptoris was recently acquired by IBM – on February 1 to be precise. By adding Emptoris, IBM further strengthens its Smarter Commerce initiative — a strategy announced last year to redefine business in the age of the customer. Smarter Commerce is a unique approach that increases the value […]

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