Research – every second CPO considers Outsourcing Indirect Spend.

According to a study conducted by the Procurement Leaders Network and Capgemini, procurement professionals are predicting that outsourcing activity will increase in the 2 years.

The evolving maturity of the procurement outsourcing market was identified as a major driver for growth, with the increased range of services put forward by outsourcing providers offering companies more scope to use out-sourced expertise. The report revealed that over a third of procurement professionals (37%) are planning to outsource in the next twelve months and 47% within 2 years.