Only 4% of supply chains are ‘future-ready’ when it comes to technology, talent and processes
October 15, 2021 at 3:21 PM
A recent report conducted by Accenture among supply chain leaders revealed that when it comes to being advanced in terms of technology, talent and processes, only 4% of organisations meet this level – and only 34% are expected to reach the future-ready status by the end of 2023.
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Tail Spend Management
Take action to get real value from tendering for better Tail Spend Management
March 5, 2021 at 10:15 AM
Anything new takes time to settle in. Psychology shows that people are innately opposed to change - so to succeed in managing your tail spend long term, you need to make sure new processes have a chance of being adopted into working culture.
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Tail Spend Troubleshooting - Why simple plans are most effective
Tail Spend Troubleshooting - Why simple plans are most effective
February 12, 2021 at 8:30 AM
Driving cost savings through tail spend management requires a bit of forward planning. This article focuses on how to make a plan for tail spend transformation - and why keeping things simple is key to success.
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Maistro Awarded Ethical Procurement Certification
August 28, 2020 at 2:32 PM
We are proud to announce our recent award of the CIPS ethical procurement certificate. This certification symbolises our ongoing commitment to safeguarding our buyers and reducing supply chain risk.  
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Exploring the Slow Adoption Rates of AI in Procurement
February 23, 2019 at 2:16 PM
AI is a well-established buzzword in the corporate world, yet in practice, is the adoption of AI really taking off? It seems like early days for most.
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New research including views from over 500 European CFOs and financial decision makers
October 22, 2018 at 3:07 PM
The Procurement Predicament
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Maistro celebrates 2018 Credit Excellence Award
October 12, 2018 at 8:43 PM
Maistro has been chosen by CCR Interactive as the 2018 Credit Excellence award winner in the Risk, Data and Fraud Prevention category.
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How will you use Augmented Procurement to buy business services? CTO, Mark O’Shea discusses leading trends
September 10, 2018 at 3:52 PM
In the recent issue of Future of Sourcing, Maistro’s CTO, Mark O’Shea, explores the latest trends in augmented procurement within the procurement of business services. Successful buying models incorporate enterprise crowdsourcing, B2B Marketplaces and online delivery platforms to improve efficiency and also securing savings of 20-30% on project budgets. The secret is knowing where within the buying process each company needs to automate to become most efficient.
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Spend Matters discusses Maistro’s distinct solution to solve gaps within indirect services procurement
July 17, 2018 at 1:07 PM
We met with Peter Smith and his team at Spend Matters to discuss the current environment where every area of spend is under the microscope.
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