Organisations view procurement as increasingly strategic IPG-JAGGAER survey identifies steady overall progress but also a “Covid-19” effect

Organisations view procurement as increasingly strategic

Procurement remains heavily weighted towards operational as opposed to strategic functions, but the latest survey conducted by Swiss-based innovation consultancy IPG Group and leading spend management technology company JAGGAER has identified an ongoing shift towards the strategic. Between July and October 2020 Chief Procurement Officers, Directors of Procurement and other senior executive-level decision makers participated in the 2020 Procurement Performance Excellence (PPE) Survey. The PPE method is based on a proven approach that was developed by IPG in the early 2000s and regularly adapted to the changing best practices in…

Brazil at Gulfood 2021 with 42 Companies, Reinforces Post-Pandemic Recovery

Brazil at Gulfood 2021 with 42 Companies, Reinforces Post-Pandemic Recovery

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Brazil today said its pavilion at the upcoming Gulfood 2021 will have a large contingent of 42 companies showcasing the country’s best-in-class food and beverage products. Brazilian companies will be taking part at Gulfood 2021 which opens on February 21, 2021 and will run till February 25, under the auspices of the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil). Mr. Marcio Rodrigues, the Agribusiness Manager of Apex-Brasil said: “Brazil today is the largest producer and exporter of Halal protein in the world, we also are…

Breakbulk Middle East announces the agenda for its Digital Special

Breakbulk Middle East announces the agenda for its Digital Special

The strategic event will tackle critical issues that the industry is faced with in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, held under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, officially announced its agenda for the Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special. The leading event will be held on February 9-10, 2021, with the live-in person event scheduled to be held on February 2-3, 2022. Despite the challenges due to the global disruption, Breakbulk Middle East…

B2B E-commerce trends to watch out for in 2021

B2B E-commerce trends to watch out for in 2021

Once considered only as a medium for streamlining internal processes, digital transformation has assumed a different role in the B2B e-commerce sector. The pandemic brought about an acceleration in one 2020 trend: personalized online experiences, which created new dynamics in an evolving market. With the advent of technology, B2B buyers are now looking for same offline experience they are used to in an online environment. According to the 2019 FPX Digital Transformation Study, 58% of respondents engaged in a digital transformation cited providing a better buying experience for customers as…

the contribution of women to the industry’s success by Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special emphasizes

الإصدار الرقمي الخاص من بريك بلك الشرق الأوسط يؤكّد على مساهمة المرأة في نجاح هذه الصناعة

The Women in Breakbulk Leadership Forum will act as a platform where women thought leaders will talk about their integral role in the industry  Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, held under the patronage of The UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, will be presented digitally this year. Titled Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special, the new version of the much-awaited event, will take place on February 9-10, 2021. The next in-person event is scheduled for February 2-3, 2022 in Dubai with DP World, UAE…

Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special gains the support of key players in the industry

دعم كبير من الجهات القيادية في القطاع البحري للنسخة الرقمية الخاصة

The virtual event aims to provide maritime professionals with an accessible platform to discuss industry challenges despite the global crisis As part of its vision to support the breakbulk and project cargo industry, Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, held under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, is scheduled to take place digitally this year. Titled Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special, the new version of the much-awaited event is scheduled to take place on February 9 and 10, 2021. The…

Fostering growth across the region’s project cargo and breakbulk industry

Fostering growth across the region’s project cargo

Breakbulk Middle East 2021 set to go the digital route this year The leading event in the project cargo and breakbulk industry aims to provide maritime, logistics and transportation professionals with an accessible platform to discuss industry challenges despite the global crisis Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, held under the patronage of The UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, will be presented digitally this year. Titled Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special, the new version of the much-awaited event, will take place on February…

E-Ramadan Content Market Concludes Successfully 150 Virtual Meetings took place during the two days of the event

E-Ramadan Content Market Concludes Successfully

 The first edition of E-Ramadan Content Market- E-RCM successfully concluded last week. The two-day virtual event witnessed great participation from content sellers, content buyers, producers, directors, and content distributors from around the world, including Blue Media from Turkey, Baby Clay from Bahrain, and Toaster Productions from the United Arab Emirates, to name a few. This unique event which was a response to a need that was identified in the market and successfully fulfilled, witnessed a powerful buyers’ line-up, and attracted a large number of participants from countries beyond the region…

Enriching the maritime industry and fostering its growth

بريك بلك الشرق الأوسط2021  يعزز الوعي بأهمية التعليم الملاحي في المنطقة

Breakbulk Middle East 2021 unites leading universities in the region Their Education Day endeavour enlightens students about career opportunities in the industry and contributes to the “Imagine the Future of the UAE 2071” initiative that aims to inspire university students to develop ideas, shaping the future of the country and society UAE – Dubai – 3rd of January 2021: As part of its vision to support the breakbulk and project cargo industry, Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event has tied up with leading players…

Breakbulk Middle East 2021 hopes to encourage the future generation  of competent professionals

بريك بلك الشرق الأوسط2021  يسعى إلى تأهيل كوادر المستقبل

The event will unite key players from the industry, decision-makers and prominent educational institutes in the region  Breakbulk Middle East, the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, has over the years focused on several issues concerning the industry. Supporting the younger generation of aspiring professionals has been one cause they have staunchly promoted. Held under the patronage of The UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, the two-day event will inform and inspire students about the breakbulk and project cargo industry. DP World, UAE Region, the leading trade enabler, will…