CPO News

  • Instant Analysis: SAP Announces Plans to Acquire Fieldglass

    March 26, 2014

    Instant Analysis: SAP Announces Plans to Acquire Fieldglass

    Earlier today, SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) announced its intent to acquire Vendor Management System (VMS) provider Fieldglass, one of the world’s leading platforms for managing contingent labor and other types... Read more

  • Announcing the “CPO Rising 2014” Survey

    January 29, 2014

    Announcing the “CPO Rising 2014” Survey

    Ardent Partners conducts one procurement-themed market research study each year and I’d like to invite you to participate in it – our annual CPO Rising research effort – by clicking... Read more

  • Becoming a CPO in 2014 – The CPO’s Perspective

    January 6, 2014

    Becoming a CPO in 2014 – The CPO’s Perspective

    Publisher’s Note: This report is now available in the Ardent Partners library at a substantial discount. Click here to learn more. Happy New Year! Are you ready for 2014? We are... Read more

  • Becoming a CPO in 2014

    December 13, 2013

    Becoming a CPO in 2014

    Publisher’s Note: This report is now available in the Ardent Partners library at a substantial discount. Click here to learn more. I’m pleased to announce that one of my latest reports, Becoming a CPO... Read more

  • CPO News – December 10, 2013

    December 10, 2013

    CPO News – December 10, 2013

    Sorry, it has been a while since we’ve delivered the CPO News, so let’s get to our top stories for and about Chief Procurement Officers. New Chief Procurement Officer for... Read more

  • Whirlpool’s Enhanced Supplier Repository

    October 25, 2013

    Whirlpool’s Enhanced Supplier Repository

    Last week, I attended iValua’s biennial user conference, “iValua: On Air” in Paris. iValua is a French-based solution provider with a full source-to-pay suite. The event offered a blend of... Read more

  • CPO News – July 1, 2013

    July 1, 2013

    CPO News – July 1, 2013

    New month, quarter, and fiscal (for some) and all the CPO News that’s fit to print! U.S. Steel Appoints Christine S. Breves Vice President And Chief Procurement Officer In June,... Read more

  • CPO News – May 6, 2013

    May 6, 2013

    CPO News – May 6, 2013

    CPOs on the Rise From “CPO” to Chief Executive Northrop Grumman has appointed former British Ministry of Defence (“MoD”) executive in charge of operations and procurement, Andrew Tyler, as Chief... Read more

  • CPO News – March 1, 2013

    March 1, 2013

    CPO News – March 1, 2013

    All the CPO News That’s Fit to Print New South African Chief Procurement Officer to Lead Transformation and Fight Huge Corruption Earlier this week, South African Minister of Finance, Pravin... Read more

  • CPO Rising: Keeping Score (Report Now Available)

    January 22, 2013

    CPO Rising: Keeping Score (Report Now Available)

    I am pleased to announce that Ardent Partners’ annual market research report focused on the state of procurement and the Chief Procurement Officer is now available from the report’s different... Read more

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