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September 2016

Henkels & McCoy

The nature of the construction industry, whereby works and services are carried out on a project-by-project basis, means the sourcing approach is different  from that of other sectors. There is no steady flow of demand, so it is not predictable. In industries akin to manufacturing, often estimates can be made for the next few years, […]

Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK is the world’s foremost independent charity dedicated to cancer awareness, research, prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Working collaboratively with scientists, the medical profession, international research institutes, patients and government bodies, and raising awareness through numerous fundraising projects, it has developed ground-breaking scientific research that has helped to save hundreds of thousands of lives […]

Expectations of Procurement Are Higher Than Ever Before

BravoSolution continues to strengthen a global reputation influencing innovation in strategic procurement and supply management helping organizations propel business growth and maximize competitive advantage.

BravoAdvantage is the strategic procurement platform that enables organizations to generate more value, influence innovation and reduce risk.

Powered by a unique supplier-centered approach that integrates supplier lifetime value throughout the entire procurement […]

Category Segmentation: A Roadmap for Improving Your Procurement Strategy

Having a complete command of your procurement strategy across all products and services can be the difference between run of the mill outcomes and differentiated best-in-class results for your organization.

During this webinar, Kristian O’Meara, Senior Vice President of Value Engineering at BravoSolution, will discuss a category segmentation approach that can be used to assess and slot […]

VIDEO: BravoAdvantage Supplier Value Management

With BravoAdvantageTM Supplier Value Management, you gain a comprehensive view of your organization’s suppliers across the entire procurement process.

Deploying BravoAdvantage Supplier Value Management allows you to clearly see summary interactions with suppliers, understand supplier interactions in process, and create fact-based improvement plans for continuous supplier development. Build recognition as a vital business function, predicting and […]

VIDEO: BravoAdvantage SourcingPlus

With BravoAdvantageTM SourcingPlus, you can leverage advanced analytical capabilities as part of a complete, end-to-end strategic procurement solution to make your sourcing team more effective. It enables a much larger set of supplier data that can be compared in a repeatable way. Whatever your strategic categories are, BravoSolution knows your business cannot succeed without them, and cannot afford […]

August 2016

Real World Procurement Series | Compelling Messages for your Executives on Modern Procurement

In procurement huddles we have long lamented how the top table don’t engage, don’t understand, and don’t seem to value what we do. So whose fault might that be? If the answer eludes you, perhaps we just need to look in the mirror to find the culprit.

How ERP Fails Procurement

Constrained budgets, leaner workforces, do more with less and the necessity to report on value contribution are all increasing the need for technology to help drive procurement transformation. At first glance, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems get the attention of Finance and IT, but the realities of associated cost, project length and lack of necessary […]

Advice from the Experts: Unplugged

Take advantage of the years of procurement experience and industry knowledge our team of experts has to offer.

One of the main reasons customers partner with BravoSolution is to take advantage of the years of procurement experience and industry knowledge our team of experts has to help ensure success.   Customers always ask for words of wisdom and best practices to help them be the best run procurement organization. […]

Procurement is Easy?

Procurement is easy, right? All you have to do is please… everyone! Like finance, ethics professionals, and your stakeholders. Of course, you want to ensure that there is no excess inventory. And just be sure that you communicate this to everyone, all the time! Oh, and while you’re at it, document everything and provide reports […]