Timely Checks Reduce Procurement Risk

As councils strive to do more with less, procurement is playing an increasingly important role. While larger local authorities may have enough procurement expertise and experience, smaller councils recognise that shifting to online procurement ... Continue reading here

Date: December 2017
Source: LG Focus

Technology Makes Procurement Sustainable

usiness sustainability involves the management and coordination of financial, social and environmental demands to ensure responsible, ethical and ongoing success. Nowhere do these three demands overlap more directly than in the procurement function responsible for buying the right goods and services at the right price... Continue reading here

Date: October 2017
Source: AHHB

Credit Checks Reduce Procurement Risk

Local governments procure goods and services from a range of suppliers. Through their selection, these suppliers form an integral part of the value chain, allowing councils to deliver necessary services to their communities. When things function well, all is well. But when the chain is broken, the trouble starts... Continue reading here

Date: October 2017
Source: LG Focus

Using Technology to Buy Technology

Technology has always played a critical part in the delivery of health care, and has now permeated almost every aspect of general business activity for the healthcare sector. This means that organisations have to keep up with tech developments... Continue reading here

Date: July 2017
Source: AHHB

Technology Makes Procurement Sustainable

According to a popular definition, business sustainability involves the management and coordination of environmental, social and financial demands and concerns to ensure responsible, ethical and ongoing success. Nowhere do these three demands overlap more directly than in the procurement function... Continue reading here

Date: July 2017
Source: LG Focus

Technology and Procurement: A Perfect Match

There’s no doubt that when applied smartly, technology can be a powerful business enabler. The right tools and the appropriate processes can transform almost any business activity from an... Continue reading here

Date: May 2017
Source: LG Focus

Procurement Helps Mitigate Risk

Procurement, as the link between organisations and their external suppliers, plays a crucial role in ensuring business success. Gone are the days when it was “all about the deal”, when cost... Continue reading here

Date: May 2017
Source: PASA

Procurement Technology Boosts Efficiency

The recent creation of Primary Health Networks (PHNs), scoped with increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of medical services, has raised performance expectations throughout organisations... Continue reading here

Date: April 2017
Source: AHHB