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Three reasons to source appliances and furniture from CR

07/26/2019

Here are three reasons to buy from CR: 1. Value for money. The CR aggregated procurement model enables us to negotiate a price benefit for all of our Members. 2. Fit for purpose. We see fit for purpose product...

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TOWNSVILLE FLOODS, SYDNEY HAILSTORM SINK INSURANCE INDUSTRY EARNINGS

06/06/2019

  The Australian insurance industry’s underwriting profit fell by 32.4% to $2.8bn in the year to 31 March as earnings took a severe hit from the Townsville floods and Sydney hailstorm along with a strengthening of claims reserves...

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FOUR KEY PEOPLE DIMENSIONS

05/29/2019

  EY LLP specifically predicted an increase in the educational and professional backgrounds of people employed in procurement. They also pointed to a more globally diverse procurement workforce, leading to more diverse buying strategies. Thirdly, with the ‘under-20s’...

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THE FUTURE OF CONTROLLING COSTS

05/22/2019

  Intelligent technologies are controlling procurement costs. Constellation Research’s VP and Principal Analyst, Dion Hinchcliffe, has identified many areas where savings are currently being made, not the least of which is the ability to self-serve anywhere, any place...

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HOW DATA DRIVEN INSIGHTS CAN IMPROVE THE SPEED AND QUALITY OF DECISIONS…

04/24/2019

How data is used is what drives real value for procurement professionals. It can provide insights into spending and supply chain risks through providing real-time information about suppliers. Intelligent spend-management solutions should be able to identify poor performers,...

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WEATHER CATASTROPHES CAUSE $2.2BN IN INSURED LOSSES

04/04/2019

Insurance losses from the Queensland floods have exceeded $1.04bn taking the total from three recent extreme weather events to $2.2bn even before cyclones Trevor and Veronica have been taken into account. The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) advised...

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Procurement Australasia Appoints New Board Director

03/12/2019

  PROCUREMENT AUSTRALASIA APPOINTS NEW BOARD DIRECTOR TRICIA KLINGER, B Ec. M Comm. AIDC Tricia Klinger was confirmed as a Director of the Board of Procurement Australasia on Friday 22 February 2019. Tricia, a NSW based Director, joins...

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