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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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   Zooming in on the Body Camera Market
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Nate Gelman In recent years, public protests have erupted over cell-phone video recordings that document law enforcement officers using lethal force in the field.
Develop Business Requirements
   A Global Gas Market Is Only Natural
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Thomas LarsonNever has natural gas been so widely accessible.
Evaluate Supply Market
   After Weak Demand, Global Airfreight Market to Take Off
As originally published in SupplyChainBrainBy: IBISWorld Analyst, Ashley Cruz International and domestic air cargo transportation services have shown tepid signs of recovery in the years following the recession, with estimated average price growth of only 0.2% and 0.3% each year from 2013 to 2016, respectively.
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   Panama Canal Expansion Spurs Growth in the Shipping Market and Beyond
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Ashley Cruz For 103 years, the Panama Canal has been a crucial conduit of international cargo transportation, saving shippers up to two weeks in transit times and thousands of dollars in transportation costs, compared to other routes.
Evaluate Supply Market
   How to Handle a Last-Minute Sourcing Meeting Like a Pro
How many times has it happened to you? You’re in the zone, plugging away at your desk, when all of a sudden you get called into a last-minute meeting about a new product that an internal business unit just has to have – and now.  With only 10 minutes to spare, how do you quickly arm yourself with enough information to speak intelligently about the subject? Like most people, your first stop is probably a quick Google search.
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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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   Playing it Safe: Prioritizing Cybersecurity for Government
By: IBISWorld Staff Writer, Mallory WeilerCybercrime, although most frequently thought of in terms of hackings on individual businesses, has been increasingly aimed directly at the governmental level.
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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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   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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   Cognitive Procurement — What Are the Implications?
By: Bertrand Maltaverne, Senior Business Consultant at JAGGAER & Procurement Blogger After first proving its intelligence by beating humans at various games (Chess in 1996, Jeopardy in 2011, Go in 2016 and again in 2017, and Poker very recently), artificial intelligence (AI) is now “blind to the color of the collar”, be it white or blue.
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   Client Q&A with Jennifer Obergfell, Assistant Manager, Global Procurement at Coach
By: AdministratorThis month, we caught up with Jennifer Obergfell, Assistant Manager, Global Procurement at Coach, to find out what’s going on in her world of procurement.
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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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   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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   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.
Assess Opportunity
   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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   Is Your Network Protected? Cyber Crime in the Age of Information
By: IBISWorld Staff Writer, Mallory Weiler Within the last four years, online security and data breaches have grown increasingly threatening, compromising big name companies such as Target, Home Depot and Sony Corporation.
Reduce Risk
   Client Q&A with Rick Sylvia, Strategic Sourcing at Newport News Shipbuilding
By: Administrator This month, we caught up with Rick Sylvia, Strategic Sourcing – Market Intelligence, at Newport News Shipbuilding to find out what’s going on in his world of procurement.
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   Climate Change, Policy Shifts and the Corporate World
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Agiimaa KruchkinOn March 28th, President Trump declared the war on coal over as he signed an executive order officially undoing the Obama-era Clean Power Plan (CPP).
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   Procurement Transformation: 3 Technologies to Watch
Drones, 3D printing, machine learning and artificial intelligence.
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   What is the Digital Transformation of Procurement Really About?
By: Bertrand Maltaverne, Senior Business Consultant at JAGGAER & Procurement Blogger Electronic tools have become stalwarts of modern society, to the point where many are even considered ubiquitous.
Implement & Measure
   Uncovering Savings Through Sustainable Strategies
As originally published in Properties Magazine By: IBISWorld Analyst, Ian Buchanan Utility costs are a major expense for building owners, who are increasingly seeking ways to improve energy efficiency to reduce energy costs.
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   Consultative Procurement: Asking Questions & Influencing Outcomes
By: Kelly Barner, Owner and Editor of Buyers Meeting Point A more consultative approach to procurement can bring big benefits.
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   Negotiation Brief: HVAC System Construction & Maintenance
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Jonathan BryanStrategic Questions for Choosing the Right Supplier The heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) construction and maintenance market has been flourishing in the past three years.
   Letter & Parcel Delivery Services
In the three years to 2017, the price of letter and parcel delivery service prices has been rising at an estimated annualized rate of 2.5%.
Category Market Trends
   ERP Software
During the three years to 2017, the price of ERP software has been falling at an estimated annualized rate of 0.4%.
Category Market Trends
   Gas Giants Praxair and Linde Group Complete Deal to Merge
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Thomas LarsonFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LOS ANGELES – June 5, 2017 – After announcing their intent to merge in the closing days of 2016, global industrial gas market leaders Praxair and the Linde Group have completed a deal worth over $70 billion that is being called a “merger of equals.” The US-based Praxair and German multinational Linde Group will unite under the Linde name, and be listed on the New York Stock Exchange as well as the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
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   Public Procurement & Negotiating in Difficult Markets
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Jessie Henley In the face of changing political landscapes, fluctuating commodity costs and increasing globalization, public procurement faces a range of buying environments where they lack the upper hand.
   DowDuPont Merger Creates Single Chemical Giant
By: IBISWorld Analyst, Thomas Larson In December of 2015, Dow Chemical and DuPont announced their intent to merge into a single chemical conglomerate.
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