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How to improve your indirect spend management

How to improve your indirect spend management

Managing your indirect spend is not only pivotal for your company’s financial standing, but to also have the transparency of the company’s cash outflow and being able to mitigate potential risks that you might face. In assessing your strategies, you have to begin with having clarity between your indirect and direct spend as managing between…

Is Remote Working The Future?

Is Remote Working The Future?

One element that is constant in every company is change. However, leaders may need to ask how prepared their company is in adapting with change. Fortunately, the availability of technological advancements has enabled us with multiple tools to perform our work better and more efficiently than before. For many companies, technology has also transformed the…

Key Differences between Supplycart and B2C Marketplaces

Key Differences between Supplycart and B2C Marketplaces

Venturing into Supplycart’s marketplace (through ADAM), you might be wondering the differences between the offerings there compared to the usual marketplaces such as Lazada and Shopee. At first glance, both marketplaces may appear similar in terms of design and layout, but the various contrasts soon become evident upon browsing further. In the following article, we…

Organizational Implications of Introducing e-Procurement

Organizational Implications of Introducing e-Procurement

Improving bottom lines is the aim of every business organisation. Whereas most businesses place emphasis on having sufficient marketing promotions or sales to achieve this, bottom lines are often compromised with the ineffective backend process and the lack of business spend transparency. This, however, can be solved through an e-Procurement system. In this article, we…

What are the Features You Need in Your e-Procurement Software

What are the Features You Need in Your e-Procurement Software

Regardless of the industry size, acquiring an e-Procurement platform that has all the features you need can be very challenging. With so many features to consider in choosing an e-Procurement software,  it may feel tough for you and your organisation to make a decision without the proper research in place. This is why we have…

A Virtual Internship

A Virtual Internship

As an international student pursuing my degree in psychology, my internship with Supplycart was part of this exhilarating journey. I once pictured my weekday mornings to be frantic with me skipping breakfast, rummaging my closet to choose the perfect outfit for the day, and storming out of the house to catch a ‘grab’ or the…

What to Look for in a Good e-Procurement System?

What to Look for in a Good e-Procurement System?

Over the years, digital technology has given mankind the power to conquer the impossible. It continues to solve man’s greatest challenges, making lives easier. In-fact several businesses thrive on these technological developments and many are gradually gravitating towards digital advancements for its advantages. Discoveries, inventions and innovations always began with a question or a problem…

Getting Stakeholders on Board With Procurement

Getting Stakeholders on Board With Procurement

The role of procurement is constantly changing and new approaches are needed. Procurement leaders transform the old process and replace it with the new ethos, method, and technology. However, the adjustment also requires work from all departments across the organisation to building good relationships with the stakeholders. There is no textbook answer to swiftly transform…

Procurement Risks & Ways to Reduce Them

Procurement Risks & Ways to Reduce Them

There might be a general conception in business that risk-taking gives you the chance of success. Perhaps, this is true as business and political leaders in heights of their success quote risk-taking in such positivity. For instance, Thomas Jefferson once said “ with great risk comes great reward”.  In support, a research shows that risk-takers…

Purchasing Vs. Procurement: What Is The Difference?

Purchasing Vs. Procurement: What Is The Difference?

Purchasing and procurement are two words that we often seen used interchangeably. This mostly occurs among non-professionals, where the word procurement is used instead of purchasing and vice versa. While the two might appear to share the same meaning, they have different functions.  The inability to identify the differences between the terms may lead businesses…