If you want to know what your peers in procurement in South Africa are thinking, look no further. Oxalys has released its 2022 South Africa Procurement Survey – Growing Procurement Maturity through Digitally-enabled Collaboration, published in conjunction with CIPS and SmartProcurementWorld. Download Report Now
Douglas Boateng, Professor of Supply Chain Management (SCM) and a member of SmartProcurement’s editorial board, was presented with the first-ever Hewlett Packard (HP) lifetime SCM leadership achievement award in September. The award recognises Boateng’s role in educating policy makers, public officials and private-sector executives in Ghana about the powerful link between SCM and the United
The South African chapter of the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP) has entered into an affiliation agreement with SmartProcurement, a division of Commerce Edge, to grow the industry by working together. The APMP is a global organisation formed 22 years go to advance the arts, sciences, and technology of new business acquisition and to promote the
In April, SmartProcurement brought you the key speakers for the 2009 Annual Pan African Conference. This month, the Institute of Purchasing and Supply SA (IPSA) and CIPS has taken the opportunity to update the programme information for the 2009 Annual Pan African Conference, which will take place on Tuesday, May 26 and Wednesday, May 27.
Amsterdam & Dallas – Quadrem, a global provider of supply management solutions, has promoted Brandon Spear to Chief Operations Officer. In his new role, Spear will continue to oversee Quadrem’s operations for eight regional offices on six continents. Additionally, Spear will lead Quadrem’s research and development team as they build next-generation systems to enable customers
The Institutes of Southern Africa Procurement Academy: A Joint Venture Partnership between IPSA & CIPS
In today’s highly competitive business world it is increasingly important to both organisations and Public Enterprises that all their internal departments continually raise their game. This is becoming especially true for those in Procurement and Supply Chain Management, where a real difference can be made between delivering a winning strategy and losing customers and profit.
Johannesburg, South Africa – April 8, 2008 – Quadrem International Ltd., a supply chain solutions company with one of the world’s largest supplier networks, announces the appointment of Deon Mocke, as the regional vice president of Quadrem Africa. From 2001 to 2005 Mocke (42) was general manager of Anglo Platinum’s Supply Chain Department and led
“The Institute for Purchasing and Supply (IPSA) has been growing from strength to strength over the last number of years and is continuously improving its capacity in terms of service offerings to the extent that it had to increase infrastructure and resources to accommodate the recent growth” IPSA CEO, Marius Bosman, told Smart Procurement. IPSA