Gartner Research

Global Trends Impacting Procurement: 1H19

Published: 25 April 2019

ID: G00708099

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team

Summary

Digitalization, shifting talent needs, cybersecurity concerns, geopolitical instability, CSR concerns and economic uncertainty will all affect how procurement operates in the year ahead. This research helps CPOs understand the issues at hand and plan how the procurement organization should respond.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Increasing Digitalization

Shifting Talent Needs

Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Concerns

Challenges to the World Economic Order

Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainability Concerns

Increased Complexity and Speed Requirements

Economic Uncertainty

Conclusion

Recommended by the Authors

About This Research

Endnotes

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