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IBISWorld Procurement Research Reports

Since 1971, IBISWorld has been publishing high-quality industry research reports. These reports have always been comprehensive and up-to-date and are helpful in discovering current and forecast industry performance, changing trends,…

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Forced Labor and the First Edition of Global Slavery Index

Tim Fernholz (Quartz) has written an interesting post entitled, There Could Be Slaves in the Supply Chain of Your Chocolate, Smartphone and Sushi. According to the first edition of Global Slavery Index, it…

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Enterprise Buyers and How They Research New Software

Susan Scrupski, writing for Enterprise Irregulars, was curious about “what role ‘social’ plays in researching software.” Responses from an inquiry she made to billion dollar companies indicated “that blogs, social…

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Accenture Procures Procurian: HfS Analyzes

In a huge announcement today, Accenture acquired Procurian, a leading sourcing specialist. HfS Research’s post, “Accenture Procures Procurement’s Prize Property: Procurian,” states that this move “reinforces Accenture’s market leading position…

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