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   If You’re Still Using Google for Category Research, You’re Doing It Wrong
By: IBISWorld Staff Writer, Hilary O'Brien When you settle in to begin preliminary research on a new category, where do you start? Like any living, breathing person these days, you probably open up a browser and start typing queries into your preferred search engine.
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   No Matter the Category, We've Got a Report For It
IBISWorld’s Procurement Research Reports help procurement and purchasing professionals gain the knowledge and expertise they need to make informed sourcing decisions.
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   Using Market and Category Intelligence to Achieve Procurement Goals
To do your job well, you need market, supplier and category information that is accurate, unbiased and up-to-date.
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   Client Q&A with Suzanne Aquino, Global Category Manager at Chain IQ
By: AdministratorThis month, we caught up with Suzanne Aquino, Global Category Manager – Outsourcing, Offshoring and Professional Services, at Chain IQ to find out what’s going on in her world of procurement.
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   Video: Intro to IBISWorld Procurement Research
Wondering what our online procurement research reports look like and what kind of useful information you’ll find within them? Watch this brief video as one of IBISWorld’s Senior Client Relationship Managers walks you through exactly what you’ll find and how you can apply our data to your procurement procedures.
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   Global Sourcing with IBISWorld Procurement Research
As the business world becomes more interconnected on a global scale, it’s important to have tools that are applicable to your work both domestically and internationally.
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   #Learning: Understanding a new Category
By: Claudia Roth, Global Commercial Manager and Founder of Unblandeur Ltd.
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   Detecting Fake News and Baloney During Procurement Research
By: Jeanette Jones, Founder of Cottrill Research LLC It is unfortunate, but over the past year the term “fake news” has evolved into an overexposed, meaningless buzzword.
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   IBISWorld: More Than Just Research Reports
By: IBISWorld Procurement Using market intelligence in the sourcing process can save you significant time and money by providing reliable, consistent and unbiased information at your fingertips.
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   IBISWorld Launches the Procurement Insider
IBISWorld, the leading publisher of indirect category research, announces the launch of the Procurement Insider.
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   Frequently Asked Questions about IBISWorld Procurement
Here are some questions we often hear from procurement professionals who are getting to know IBISWorld Procurement and learning about how it can help you achieve procurement goals like saving time and money, reducing risk, setting strategy and improving credibility.
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   4 Best Practices for Using Market Intelligence in the Sourcing Process
By: IBISWorld Staff Writer, Savannah George Let’s face it; it’s impossible to be an expert on the numerous marketplaces in which you purchase goods and services.
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   Client Q&A with Rob Handfield, Executive Director of NC State University’s Supply Chain Resource Cooperative
By: AdministratorThis month, we caught up with Rob Handfield, Executive Director of NC State University’s Supply Chain Resource Cooperative, to find out what’s going on in the supply chain management world.
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   Client Case Study: RPI
Top Tech University Saves Over $100k Using Category IntelligencePlus, the Procurement Services Department discovers time savings.ChallengeThe Procurement Services Department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) takes pride in acquiring products and services aimed at delivering the best value to campus.
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   Procurement and Intelligence
By: Jeanette Jones, Author and Founder of Cottrill Research LLC Procurement, in its continuous effort to be transformative and achieve higher levels of strategic value, understands that it is essential to systematically integrate intelligence into its many functions.
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   Procurement, Are You Driving Your Organization Forward?
By: IBISWorld Content Marketer, Ashley McKayAs indirect procurement continues climbing — growing $4.9 trillion per year as of 2017 — and roughly $649 billion of all indirect spend gets wasted, the need for market intelligence is obvious.
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   A Leading Financial Services Company Scores a Trifecta of Success
How Market Intelligence helped Save Money, Reduce Risk and Set Strategy Procurement’s Challenge Historically, a leading financial services company contracted with multiple security service partners across ten separate locations through labor and services agreements.
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   Indirect Influence: Drive your Marketing Spend with Procurement
By: Hubert Lachance, Author & Corporate Buyer Historically, procurement’s main focus has been on reducing raw material and component prices.
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   Beyond Factory Robots: The Impact of Automation on Price Growth
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Torsten Edstam In recent years, automation’s effect on the manufacturing sector has been well chronicled.
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   Procurement Glossary
Benchmarking The process of comparing an organization and its products, services, operations and/or processes against others (typically against the best) in the industry.
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   Client Q&A with Mike Maguire, VP of Strategic Sourcing at Premier, Inc.
By: AdministratorThis month, we caught up with Mike Maguire, Vice President of Strategic Sourcing at Premier, Inc., to find out what’s going on in his world of procurement.
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   Make Smarter Purchasing Decisions with Market Intelligence
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.
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   Case Study Santa Clara
Using Procurement Research to Save Time and MoneyThe County of Santa Clara used IBISWorld’s Procurement reports as a source of incisive intelligence to cut costs and reduce sourcing lead time.Procurement’s ChallengeWhen the Procurement Department of Santa Clara County came to IBISWorld, it had some pretty lofty goals.
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   The Information You Need, No Matter the Project
IBISWorld's Procurement Research Reports cover more than 1,000 indirect product and service categories, including everything from office desks to janitorial services to web hosting services.
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   3 Tips to Increase Speed to Market
By: IBISWorld Staff Writer, Savannah George When it comes to sourcing, time is money.
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   Client Q&A with Peter Z. McKay, Business Librarian at the University of Florida
By: AdministratorThis month, we caught up with Peter Z.
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   IBISWorld Launches Fast Tracks
By: IBISWorld Content Marketer, Ashley McKay Make our data and research work for you! At IBISWorld, we’re always looking for ways to make your job easier! And, after an overwhelmingly positive response to our proposed redesign, we’ve changed the way you view our website.
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   P-Cards: Managing Purchasing with Each Swipe
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Braden Baseley Many organizations’ procurement departments rely on purchasing cards, commonly known as P-Cards, to purchase goods and services from vendors.
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