The DeepStream Blog

Read the latest procurement insights, tips and best practices.

Procurement, the art and science of obtaining goods and services, has been an important part of human civilization since its beginning. From ancient barter systems to sophisticated digital platforms, the practice of procurement has evolved significantly over the ages, reflecting the dynamic nature of trade, commerce, and technological advancement.

As we watch the business world rapidly evolve and change, marked by continual technological advancements, achieving financial efficiency is more important than ever. From startups to conglomerates, organisations worldwide are continually seeking ways to optimise spend, maximise savings, and ultimately bolster their bottom line. Here are five tips to help you unlock financial efficiency and propel your business towards success:

In the complex world of government operations, procurement plays a crucial role by allocating public resources for goods and services. But beneath the surface of necessity is a dark reality: corruption. This widespread issue affects fair competition while undermining trust in public institutions and impacting economic progress.

In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, sustainability isn’t simply a buzzword - it’s a mandate for success. Sustainable procurement has become a strategic imperative that drives innovation, mitigates risks, and future-proofs businesses for the challenges ahead. 

This article highlights the significance of digital transformation in procurement operations for businesses with high procurement spend. It underscores the legal risks associated with conducting complex procurement operations using emails and attachments, and the benefits of digitally transforming procurement processes onto a single, transparent and auditable digital platform.