MARKET NEWS

Markets change quickly – make sure you’re paying attention

New regulations and policies, price changes, mergers & acquisitions – all of these can drastically affect a market in a short amount of time. Check this section frequently to get caught up on recent events and get expert insight on how the markets might react.

Current Articles

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Brexit Update: Still More Questions than Answers

  • Market News , Evaluate Supply Market, Reduce Risk , Brexit, Supply Chain Risk
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Recent Tariffs Highlight Need for Comprehensive Supply Chain Management

  • Market News , Negotiate, Set Strategy , tariffs, Supply Chain Disruption, Supply Chain Risk
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All Roads Lead to Price Growth: Navigating Rising Trucking Costs

  • Set Strategy , Save Money, Reduce Risk , Trucking, Transportation, Logistics, ELD Mandate
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Procurement Insider’s Macroeconomic Update: Q4 2018

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Evaluate Supply Market , Tariffs, Steel, Oil, Net Neutrality
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Demand is Heating Up for HVAC Systems

  • Save Money , Set Strategy , HVAC, Construction, Climate Change, Tax Incentives
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A Shift In Strategy: Improving Global Water Management

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Save Money, Reduce Risk , Water Infrastructure, Water Quality, Water Treatment
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Sourcing Strategies to Pump New Life into Healthcare Purchasing

  • Save Money , Negotiate, Set Strategy , Healthcare Purchasing, Healthcare Procurement
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3D Printing to Revolutionize MaaS

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Save Time, Save Money , 3D printing, Manufacturing, Manufacturing as a Service
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Supply Chains Enter the Blockchain Era

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Implement & Measure, Reduce Risk , Blockchain, Smart Contracts, Contract Management
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Negotiation Brief: IT Consulting Services

  • Negotiate , Develop Business Requirements, Identify Suppliers, Set Strategy , Technology, Consulting
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Rent or Lease: Climbing Interest Rates to Impact Financing Markets

  • Set Strategy , Save Money, Reduce Risk , Fed Rate, Federal Funds Rate, FOMC, Interest Rates
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Nerves of Steel: New Tariffs Could Raise Costs & Upset Trade Agreements

  • Set Strategy , Develop Business Requirements, Evaluate Supply Market, Reduce Risk , Trade Policy, NAFTA, Imports, Manufacturing
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3D Printers: Navigating the Market

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Assess Opportunity, Save Money , Manufacturing, Technology
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After Years of Falling Prices, 2017 Marked an Explosion for Natural Gas

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Oil & Gas, LNG, Oil & Gas Production
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Low Fuel Prices and Steady Demand Keep Railroad Operators Chugging Along

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Transportation, Logistics, Rail Cargo, Oil Prices
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Like & Subscribe: Procuring Advertising Services in the New Digital Era

  • Set Strategy , Develop Business Requirements , Advertising, Digital Advertising, Social Media Advertising
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Darker Skies Ahead? How Procurement Can Navigate New Solar Panel Tariffs

  • Set Strategy , Evaluate Supply Market, Save Money , Solar Power, Renewable Energy, Tariffs, Imports
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The Next Cyber Crisis: 3 Steps to Prepare Your Business

  • Reduce Risk , Set Strategy , Cybersecurity, Cyber Threats
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Procurement Insider’s Macroeconomic Update: Q3 2018

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Evaluate Supply Market, Reduce Risk , Commodity Trends, Tax Reform, Interest Rates
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New Year, New Bill: How Tax Reform Will Affect You in 2018 & Beyond

  • Set Strategy , Develop Business Requirements, Evaluate Supply Market, Save Money , Tax Reform, Legislation, Tax Bill
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On The Brink: Dealing With America's Aging Water Infrastructure

  • Reduce Risk , Set Strategy , Water Infrastructure, Water Treatment
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Panama Canal Expansion Spurs Growth in the Shipping Market and Beyond

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Set Strategy , Cargo Transportation
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Honeywell to Sell Off Two of its Lucrative Business Units

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Identify Suppliers, Set Strategy , A&M
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DowDuPont Merger Creates Single Chemical Giant

  • Identify Suppliers , Evaluate Supply Market, Negotiate, Reduce Risk , A&M
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Deal Alert: United Technologies’ $22 billion takeover of Rockwell Collins

  • Identify Suppliers , Evaluate Supply Market, Save Money, Reduce Risk , A&M
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Easier, Safer and More Expensive: ELD Mandate to Increase Costs

  • Reduce Risk , Assess Opportunity, Save Money, Set Strategy , Transportation, Regulation
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Firms Rally Against the FCC on Net Neutrality Day of Action

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Set Strategy , Regulation, Net Neutrality, Internet Services
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Gas Giants Praxair and Linde Group Complete Deal to Merge

  • Identify Suppliers , Set Strategy , A&M
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Proposed Regulation Rollbacks Renew the Net Neutrality Debate

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Save Money, Set Strategy , Regulation, Net Neutality, Internet Services
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A Global Gas Market Is Only Natural

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Assess Opportunity, Identify Suppliers, Reduce Risk , Natural Gas, Oil & Gas
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Zooming in on the Body Camera Market

  • Develop Business Requirements , Save Time, Save Money , Security, Body Cameras
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Inevitable Rate Hikes & Their Impact on Business Budgeting

  • Set Strategy , Evaluate Supply Market, Reduce Risk , Interest Rates
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Climate Change, Policy Shifts and the Corporate World

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Set Strategy , Environmental Policy
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Ready to Roll: The Knight-Swift Transportation Merger

  • Identify Suppliers , Set Strategy , A&M
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After Weak Demand, Global Airfreight Market to Take Off

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Reduce Risk , Transportation, Logistics, Supply Chain Risk
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Calming the Bubble in Deep-Sea Cargo Markets

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Reduce Risk , Transportation, Logistics, Supply Chain Risk
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Growing Markets: A Look at Trends in the Landscaping Industry

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Assess Opportunity, Set Strategy , Logistics, Supply Chain Risk
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Panama Canal Catalyst for U.S. Transportation Sector

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Set Strategy , Transportation, Trade, Supply Chain Risk
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Reclaiming Water: The Rise Of Wastewater Recycling To Meet Potable Water

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Evaluate Supply Market , Water Treatment, Water Quality
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States Continue to Raise the Bar for Minimum Wages Across the US

  • Save Money , Reduce Risk, Set Strategy , Minimum Wage
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Five Emerging Markets to Watch in 2017

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Set Strategy , Regulation
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OPEC Cuts & Climbing Oil Prices

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Set Strategy , OPEC, Oil & Gas
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Are Wastewater Treatment Prices On The Rise Following The Election?

  • Set Strategy , Save Money, Set Strategy , Water Treatment, Water Infrastructure
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Here Comes the Sun: The Falling Price of Solar Power

  • Save Money , Evaluate Supply Market, Negotiate, Implement & Measure , Climate Change, Solar Power, Renewable Energy
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The OFSE Market & GE-Baker Hughes Partnership

  • Identify Suppliers , Evaluate Supply Market, Reduce Risk , Oil & Gas, M&A
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Blowback From Flowback: Push For Groundwater Alternatives

  • Assess Opportunity , Set Strategy , Water Infrastructure, Water Treatment
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The FOMC Continues its Hold on Rates

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity , Interest Rates
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The Tightening Labor Market

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Save Money , Labor Market
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Bankruptcy Woes: Hanjin Makes Waves Across the World

  • Identify Suppliers , Reduce Risk, Set Strategy , Transportation, Logistics, Supply Chain Risk
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After Hours: How Businesses Can Navigate New Labor Laws

  • Set Strategy , Save Money, Reduce Risk , Labor Laws, Minimum Wage, Regulation
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Budgeting for Brexit: The Impact of the UK’s Referendum on US Buyers

  • Reduce Risk , Evaluate Supply Market, Identify Suppliers, Set Strategy , Brexit
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New FAA Guidelines Pave Way for Expanding Commercial Drone Sales

  • Assess Opportunity , Set Strategy , Regulation, Commercial Drones
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Summer Surge: No Dog Days For Construction

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Save Money, Set Strategy , Construction Activity, Compliance, OSHA
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The Methane Rule and the Cost of Continued Environmental Regulation

  • Set Strategy , Save Money , Regulation, Emissions, Oil and Gas
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On the Campaign Trail to Higher Advertising Rates

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Save Money , Advertising, Political Campaigns
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Slam Dunk Purchases: 4 Technologies to Implement While Prices Are in Dec

  • Save Money , Evaluate Supply Market, Implement & Measure , Technology
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Growth Postponed: The Fed Rate and Its Impact on the Construction Sector

  • Set Strategy , Evaluate Supply Market, Reduce Risk , Fed Rate, Federal Funds Rate, Interest Rates, Financing Services
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Sky-High Prices: Budgeting for Corporate Travel in 2016

  • Set Strategy , Evaluate Supply Market, Save Money , Corporate Travel, Travel Budget
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Is a Crackdown on Chinese Imports Looming Ahead?

  • Set Strategy , Evaluate Supply Market, Identify Suppliers , Trade Policy, Chinese Imports, Imports, Manufacturing
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10 Markets with Rapid Price Growth in 2016

  • Save Money , Reduce Risk, Set Strategy , Legal Services, Construction Services, Healthcare Services
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Innovation in Creation: Demand Rises While Prices Drop for 3D Printing M

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Assess Opportunity, Develop Business Requirements , 3D Printing, Manufacturing, R&D
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Wood Pulp & Paper Prices Continue to Rise

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Assess Opportunity, Save Money , Commodity Trends, Consumer Spending, E-Commerce, Industrial Production
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Landmark Climate-Change Agreement and the Public Sector

  • Evaluate Supply Market , Landmark Climate Change, Federal Government, Greenhouse Gas Emissions
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Guarding Employees and Budgets Against Cold-Weather Conditions

  • Set Strategy , Evaluate Supply Market, Implement & Measure, Save Money , Safety Equipment, Construction Industry, El Nino
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The Fed Finally Raises Rates

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Reduce Risk , FOMC, Federal Funds Rate, Interest Rates, Financing Services
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Retail Strategies to Boost Holiday Revenue

  • Set Strategy , Assess Opportunity, Develop Business Requirements , Retail Industry, Consumer Spending, E-Commerce, Warehousing