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Digital Marketplaces in the News

Digital Marketplaces in the News

B2B marketplace launches and offering updates are not slowing down, demonstrating the importance of this supply related trend. Here are recent announcements organized by spend category. Contingent Workforce Fiverr Opens…

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Measuring Gender Equality and COVID’s Impact on Women’s Work Environments

Measuring Gender Equality and COVID’s Impact on Women’s Work Environments

Happy International Women’s Day. Three studies that measure gender equality and the pandemic’s impact (both positive and negative) on women’s work environments were recently launched. Gender Balance Index This index,…

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Coupa’s Inclusion Initiative Includes Launch of Diverse Supplier Portal

Coupa’s Inclusion Initiative Includes Launch of Diverse Supplier Portal

Coupa Software has announced an initiative that allows for enterprises to more easily increase their spend with diverse and inclusive suppliers. The Coupa Inclusion Initiative provides new resources, tools, and…

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Slack’s Future Forum Launches Remote Employee Experience Index

Slack’s Future Forum Launches Remote Employee Experience Index

Slack is launching the Future Forum consortium, which will help companies make the transformations necessary to thrive in the new economy. “The Future Forum is dedicated to the concept that…

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Check Here to See COVID-19 Supply-Related Market Intelligence Resources that are Launching Daily

Check Here to See COVID-19 Supply-Related Market Intelligence Resources that are Launching Daily

New COVID-19 supply-related market intelligence resources are launching daily. Many supply-related market intelligence providers are stepping up by providing free and specialized offerings in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Here…

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New Purdue Food and Agriculture Vulnerability Index Shows Potential Supply Risk Due to COVID-19 Worker Illnesses

New Purdue Food and Agriculture Vulnerability Index Shows Potential Supply Risk Due to COVID-19 Worker Illnesses

The Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University has created an online dashboard that quantifies the potential supply risk of agricultural products due to farm and agricultural worker COVID19 illnesses.…

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INFOGRAPHIC: Did You Know? Newly Launched Indicator Resources Showing Societal and Economic Impact of COVID-19

INFOGRAPHIC: Did You Know? Newly Launched Indicator Resources Showing Societal and Economic Impact of COVID-19

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The World Economic Forum Creates the Global Social Mobility Index

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has created the new Global Social Mobility Index, which measures social mobility and assesses the state of social mobility worldwide. According to the announcement, the…

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The Biggest Challenge When Researching Supply Markets Is Knowing the Best Resources To Use

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Spring 2019 Supply Market Intelligence Index Update

Here are indices that have been added to the Supply Market Intelligence Index collection so far this year. Indices serve a useful purpose in supply market intelligent research as they…

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