The Procurement News Digest: Burnout, Coffee, ESGs & Trends

This week's news round-up looks at Hackett Group's 2023 Key Issues report, the burnout snowball, coffee & circularity, Ardent, Aramco, Globality and more..

Procurement will have to do more with less: Hackett Group

Hackett Group's 2023 Key Issues report finds procurement fallouts and rising pressures will need to be shouldered with signs of compounding effects

The burnout fallout: How burnout is catalysing rogue spend

An increase in rogue spend and bad-decision making could be the result of intensifying procurement burnout numbers

How can coffee contribute to the circular economy?

With recent reports of coffee being a major contributor to deforestation & the commodity itself at risk, PerfectDailyGrind asks Mark Zhou what can be done

Forbes answers three common ESG questions for corporations

There are still questions pertaining to ESGs and their implementations for many corporations around the world. Forbes answers three of the most common.

Procurement Predictions 2023 according to Ardent Partners

Ardent Partners in partnership with Ivalua, takes a look at 'The Big Trends' of Procurement for the year 2023 in recent research

Saudi Aramco secures Accenture as its key digital consultant

Saudi Aramco signs contracts worth US$7bn with 100+ key suppliers with Accenture positioned as key player in its consultancy and digitalisation journey

High Inflation? Address Your Indirect Spend!

Procurement expert Keith Hausmann on a new way of dealing with inflation: rationalising your indirect, not direct, spend


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London supply chain & procurement event set for September

Leading industry figures will gather at Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE from 26-27 September 2023 at the Business Design Centre in London

THREADs team with AWS to simplify customer procurement

THREAD is partnering with AWS to streamline procurement for life sciences organisations and help them access high quality SaaS offerings.

European Commission unveils agile IT procurement process

The European Commission introduces a flexible procurement process for end-user IT supplies, empowering procurement professionals in the digital era

Shell-Worley EFA to drive efficiency in energy sector

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Freight procurement technology solutions market to boom

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Why procurement is the key to solving India's wheat crisis

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