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2014-07-10 23:00:37

Ivalua unveils results of the 4th “Trending in Procurement” survey. Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Ivalua, the global leader in Spend Management, announced the latest results of the 4th “Trending in Procurement” report on the value of the "Source-to-Pay” suite model. Every day multinational corporations process thousands of invoices, purchase requisitions, supplier data, contracts, expense forms etc. To meet this challenge, more and more purchasing departments are...

2014-07-09 23:00:54

High product specialization characterizes the market for integrated advertising services because such services are very labor-intensive; the knowledge and experience of an agency's staff influence their approach to advertising campaigns, which means that the results that can be attained through a campaign vary by supplier. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the...

2014-07-07 23:07:10

In the Seismic Monitoring Equipment market, the high level of product specialization and high price driver volatility cuts into buyer power, but moderate switching costs and negligible vendor financial risk improve purchasing conditions. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of Seismic Monitoring Equipment to its growing collection of procurement category market...

2014-07-07 23:00:16

IBISWorld considers current prices for temporary IT staffing to be low, having increased only marginally since 2011; increased competition from substitutes has tempered price growth, despite growing demand for temporary IT staffing. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Temporary IT Staffing in its growing collection of procurement category market research...

2014-07-06 23:02:12

Strengthening production activity across major sectors, such as manufacturing and energy, along with rising input costs have lifted up the price of FR uniforms over the three years to 2014; during the three years to 2017, expanding production capacity and growing raw material prices will prompt suppliers to raise FR uniform prices, but rising competition from imports will keep prices in check. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster,...

2014-07-04 23:03:04

High-visibility uniform prices are expected to rise on the back of the rebounding construction sector in the three years to 2014; due to rising road construction activity, the price of high-visibility uniforms are expected to further increase over the three years to 2017. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of High-Visibility Uniforms to its growing collection...

2014-07-01 12:20:52

DO NOT CONFUSE THIS NATIONAL REPORT with the various regional purchasing reports released across the country. The national report's information reflects the entire United States, while the regional reports contain primarily regional data from their local vicinities. Also, the information in the regional reports is not used in calculating the results of the national report. The information compiled in this report is for the month of June 2014. TEMPE, Ariz., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --...

2014-06-30 23:05:58

Buyers have benefited from steadily falling prices for security software over the past decade; free security software has made strong inroads into the market in recent years, and its position as a viable (though lower quality) alternative to paid security software has forced suppliers to lower their prices to remain competitive. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the...

2014-06-27 23:07:29

The executive search services market is highly fragmented, with about 35,000 providers competing against one another for business; as a result, most buyers will have many potential suppliers to choose from, and can leverage them against one another to secure the best deal. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Executive Search Services in its growing...

2014-06-27 23:02:11

Moderate growth in consumer spending, industrial production and trade have heightened demand for local trucking; however, suppliers’ declining fuel costs, stable wages and high level of price-based competition have tempered price growth. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Local Freight Trucking Services in its growing collection of procurement category...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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