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IT’s Role in Procurement Digitization

By Andrea Brody, chief marketing officer at BravoSolution

Procurement leaders today are expected to be a jack-of all trades – delivering value across every business unit, and contributing to every strategic objective. Digital business transformation makes this possible, but procurement needs IT’s help to get to procurement digitization.

This shouldn’t come as a surprise when you consider the two […]

What Does Amazon’s Whole Foods Acquisition Mean for Retail Procurement?

By Andrea Brody, chief marketing officer of BravoSolution

Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods Market for a whopping $13.7 billion sent shockwaves through the retail industry. In an era where online shopping is now the norm, traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are constantly forced to find new ways to stay relevant. This acquisition only adds to the pressure. And […]

Toronto Community Housing Corporation Case Study

Toronto Community Housing Corporation(TCHC) provides clean, safe, affordable, well-maintained homes to 60,000 low-income households across the city. As a public agency, it’s crucial that their procurement processes are fair, competitive and transparent.

Procurement Technology: Don’t Settle for Best-of-Breed or Best-of-Suite. Consider “Best-of-Choice.”

By Andrea Brody, chief marketing officer of BravoSolution

The best-of-breed vs. integrated solution battle has been ongoing for years. Back in the day, buyers were forced to choose between stand-alone systems that specialized in one area of procurement or an integrated system that offered modules for each function, but with varying degrees of functional capability and […]

Procurement’s Newest Mandate: Mastering Data Governance

By Andrea Brody, chief marketing officer of BravoSolution

Procurement teams today have access to more information and advanced analytics than ever before. Just think about how far we’ve come: we used to make supply chain decisions based on instinct and data captured in BASS (also known as big-ass spread sheets), but now, automation and real-time insights […]

Real World Procurement Series | Finding Hidden In-Year Savings

In this webinar, Real World Sourcing’s Managing Director, Guy Allen, identifies where you can look to find procurement savings that will deliver in the current year, as well as dangers and missed opportunities you will encounter by pursuing short term goals.

Data Quality and Governance Biggest Challenges for Procurement Teams, According to New Research Report

Two-Thirds of Organizations Cite Poor Data Quality as Primary Reason for Suboptimal Procurement Decisions

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Despite having access to more information and analytics than ever before, poor data quality is crippling procurement performance, according to the First Annual Procurement Data Governance Survey, released today by BravoSolution, the leading global strategic procurement solution provider, and North Carolina […]

SIG-BravoSolution | BravoAdvantage Procurement: Simply Powerful Purchasing

During this webinar, Al Jacobs, P2P expert with BravoSolution provides a “deep dive” look into BravoAdvantage Procurement, a powerful automated purchasing solution that enables procurement to become a strategic asset within your organization.

P2P: Five Ways To Maximize Value from Procure-to-Pay Implementations

This briefing paper looks at purchase-to-pay (P2P) implementations and key points to consider to maximize the value that can be obtained from such systems.

Harnessing Supplier Competition For Your Advantage: eAuctions Make It Happen

This whitepaper examines the role eAuctions play in a procurement practice and offers practical, actionable insight into how to succeed when running them.