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Back to Work Guide: The Office of the Future

To facilitate a smooth shift from remote work to in-office work, ProcurementIQ has put together this forward-looking guide

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Halftime Report: 5 Procurement Trends in the Second Half of 2021

Procurement departments and buyers that embrace proactive spending strategies are better equipped to reinforce supply chain resiliency in their organizations.

Chinese Telecom Equipment Vendors Face Trouble in the United States

Procurement professionals should examine the increasing risks when sourcing telecom equipment and services from Chinese companies, including regulatory compliance risks, intellectual property infringement, quality failures and political risks.

Service Sectors Lead the Way out of Recession

The hardest hit sectors are driving the recovery from the pandemic.

Uprooting Food Supply Chains Post COVID-19

Food supply chains need to be reinforced for the post-pandemic era.

Container Shortage Threatens Higher Shipping Costs

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic has had a domino effect on the global container and shipping industry that threatens to upend prices, lead times and procurement processes for the foreseeable future.

Ransomware Attacks on the Rise

Ransomware attackers are upping their game; it’s about time we start playing.

Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Aims to Transform Procurement

Biden’s proposed American Jobs Plan will utilize federal spending and procurement to reimagine infrastructure and rebuild a new economy, fundamentally transforming procurement standards and the way that corporations make purchases.

6 Best Practices for Commodities Contracts

ProcurementIQ introduces commodity purchasing best practices to help businesses navigate commodity contracts and trends.

To Build or Not to Build: Steel and Lumber Prices Soar in the Rebounding Economy

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, skyrocketing steel and lumber prices are setting off alarms.

Generational Purchasing Patterns are Spearheading Procurement’s Evolution

Younger generations’ individual purchasing patterns are unfolding in the procurement space.

Back to Work Guide: The Office of the Future

Office operations have changed dramatically since the start of the pandemic and a sudden return to the old ways seems unlikely. To help businesses reimagine the work environment and support a changing office culture, we’ve put together some detailed guidelines.

Philosophies of Supplier Partnerships: What to do with rising supplier costs?

If inflation continues to place upward pressure on wages, how does our organization strategically navigate this environment of increasing costs? ProcurementIQ does a deep dive into what organizations should be thinking about when navigating potential wage increases and rising supplier costs.

Procurement and Category Management Best Practices in 2021

Category management is a powerful way companies can reduce procurement spend and create value.

Suez Canal Crash Further Destabilizes Global Supply Chains

While it’s unlikely to disturb this year’s projected economic growth, the Suez Canal blockage is yet another wake-up call to prioritize supply chain resilience.

8 Action Steps for Sustainable Supply Chain Investment

Supply chain professionals must prioritize sustainability initiatives to retain market share in the long term. Below are eight action steps businesses can take to get started.

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