Procurement Resources

Gain insight and practical ideas from Consero’s benchmarking research, thought leadership blog posts, and news articles.


Explore our available resources in the procurement space to learn about industry trends affecting your function today.




March 3, 2017

March 2017 Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Report

March 21, 2016

March 2016 Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Report

The corporate procurement function is essential to organizational growth. It is also more demanding than ever, given the increasing complexity of modern strategic sourcing and evolving […]
August 5, 2015

August 2015 Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Report

Chief Procurement Officers are tasked with establishing and managing a rigorous procurement function that aligns with corporate strategy and fuels profit while also managing costs. CPOs […]


February 5, 2016

The Impacts of Risk on Procurement

Procurement is arguably the most exposed element of a company, since it is involved in the supply of resources that are critical to the end products […]
February 5, 2016

Leadership in a Modern Procurement Department

Leadership is one of the most important yet misunderstood traits C-suite executives need in the 21st Century. For many, creating a vision or showing competency by […]
February 5, 2016

Procurement and Sustainability

Climate change increasingly has been on the minds of business executives of Fortune 1000 companies. More political instability in already volatile regions can inhibit expansion or […]


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Supply & Demand Chain Executives
March 27, 2017

Supply Management: Half of buyers report lack of talent

Originally Published in Supply Management | March 24, 2017 | By Andrew Allen The procurement talent gap, technological frustrations and suppliers who are insufficiently focused on risk […]
March 15, 2017 Procurement Professionals Unhappy With Tech Options

Originally Published in | March 15, 2017 Procurement professionals aren’t happy with the technology available to them, finds a new report from Consero Group. The […]
March 10, 2017

iChainnel: Consero Group Study Finds Procurement Executives Are Dissatisfied With Technology Infrastructure

Originally Published in iChainnel | March 8, 2017 Nine out of ten procurement leaders surveyed report that their technology infrastructure does not meet the needs of the […]