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Featured Articles

  • White Papers
  • By : IBISWorld Staff Writer, Hilary O'Brien on Jan 01 0001

    If you’re like most of your procurement peers, you’re working harder than ever to align your purchasing goals with your organization’s overall strategy. You’re expected to keep costs in check and provide broad category expertise to…
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  • Market News
  • By : IBISWorld Analyst, Braden Baseley on Jan 31 2018

    Each quarter, IBISWorld prepares an update that identifies the most significant recent macroeconomic trends affecting procurement professionals. IBISWorld’s updates are intended to help these professionals better understand the broader purchasing environment and make strategic buying decisions.…
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  • Articles & Insights
  • By : IBISWorld Analyst, Mark Seraydarian on Jan 16 2018

    The upcoming year will present opportunities and challenges for procurement departments as market prices fluctuate and regulations take effect across sectors. In some markets, including the online file storage services market, prices are set to decrease…
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