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Procurement stories - Page 2

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Data-driven procurement tech helps software renewal costs
Fri, 3rd Mar 2023
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saas
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procurement
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retail
Procurement, finance and IT teams are under tremendous pressure to optimise software spend and eliminate waste while also driving higher value.
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How to take control of supply chains to weather a ‘perfect storm’ of disruption
Thu, 16th Feb 2023
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procurement
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disruption
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brexit
Incidents such as the Suez Canal blockage, COVID-19, and rising energy costs, have wreaked havoc, causing a significant toll on supply chains.
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Duncan Cotterill appoints Peter Fernando as Partner
Fri, 7th Oct 2022
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partner programmes
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digital transformation
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procurement
Duncan Cotterill's Christchurch Corporate and Commercial team has promoted Peter Fernando to its partnership in a bid to expand its technology sector presence.
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Queensland Government appoints Chris McLaren as Chief Customer & Digital Officer
Fri, 25th Mar 2022
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digital transformation
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cx
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project management
The Queensland government has appointed a new Chief Customer and Digital Officer to drive the state's digital economy and improve citizen-centric services.
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Esker to acquire majority stake in Market Dojo, enhancing its procure-to-pay suite
Fri, 7th Jan 2022
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accounting systems
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finance, leasing & rental
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inventory management systems
Esker to acquire majority stake in UK eProcurement software company Market Dojo, aiming to strengthen its position in the global P2P market.
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B2B buyers more likely to buy from vendors with digital purchasing channels - report
Thu, 30th Jul 2020
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procurement
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oil and gas
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digital economy
B2B buyers are more likely to purchase from vendors that offer digital self-serve channels, quick responses, and transparent pricing, says PROS.
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Datto acquires Aussie procurement platform, Gluh
Tue, 21st Jul 2020
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saas
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managed services
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partner programmes
Gluh’s SaaS platform automates the processes of product selection, quoting, and sales of IT products and services for MSPs.
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How COVID-19 is reshaping global supply chains
Wed, 10th Jun 2020
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inventory management systems
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hcl
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procurement
Supply chains buckle under COVID-19 pressure; a push for resilience looms.
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Govt adds Unisys cloud framework to Marketplace
Tue, 7th Apr 2020
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cloud services
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multi-cloud
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unisys
Unisys was accepted to join NZ Government’s online market to make it easier for agencies to access CloudForte framework.
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Acer's New Zealand business back in black
Mon, 19th Jun 2017
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monitors
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pro av
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acer
Acer Computer’s New Zealand business has bounced back into the black in its latest financials, after recording a 7% increase in revenue for the year.
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New partnership gives educators more ICT procurement options
Fri, 9th Jun 2017
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ict
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cyclone computers
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acer
Acer and Cyclone forge new partnership to pass on savings and a wider range of ICT procurement options to New Zealand Schools.
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The top 3 IT opportunities for 2016
Wed, 13th Jan 2016
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payroll systems
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cx
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martech
IT leaders must become catalysts for positive organisational change by enabling new services that are closely aligned to the organisation’s strategy.
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Australian Government digital transformation facing barriers
Tue, 27th Oct 2015
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digital transformation
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digital engagement
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procurement
Only 27% of Aussie government officials are confident in their organisation's digital readiness, despite viewing digital as a significant disruptor.
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Health Minister Coleman sends 'please explain' to lower North Island DHBs after Aotea quits tender
Thu, 5th Feb 2015
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it in healthcare
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procurement
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ministry of health
Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has asked the three lower North Island district health boards seeking to merge their pathology lab testing for an.
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Fletcher says Knauf pullback would have 'little effect' on housing affordability
Mon, 17th Nov 2014
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procurement
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retail
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service model
Fletcher Building, New Zealand's largest building company, says the potential scaling back of the local operations of its plasterboard rival Knauf.
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Is your Procurement house in order?
Thu, 13th Mar 2014
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pentech
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bizview
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procurement
Procurement managers are always looking for ways to improve the process they use and measure the results they achieve.
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Following the hedgehog’s path to success
Thu, 1st Sep 2011
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it automation
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partner programmes
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it infrastructure
A year ago, Maclean Computing looked to hedgehogs for inspiration. Chris Maclean tells Heather Wright how the prickly critter has spawned new business for the company.
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Free to buy
Mon, 1st Feb 2010
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open source
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procurement
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affinity
It is often easier to buy proprietary software than to choose a free open source software (FOSS) option.
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The Power of Free
Mon, 1st Feb 2010
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open source
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procurement
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it procurement
The idea of making the source code of software a secret came along later than you think.
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Partnership brings health to the fore
Wed, 25th Nov 2009
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it in healthcare
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partner programmes
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ict
NZICT Group partners with NZ Health IT Cluster to focus on health ICT development and collaboration with government.