Digital B2B Media, Publishing and Advisory

Experience, Knowledge and Passion for Procurement

Azul Partners, founded in January 2004 with headquarters in Chicago, launched its first publication, Spend Matters, as the first blog and social media site in the procurement and supply chain sector. Shortly thereafter, MetalMiner was launched. Since then, Azul has become a leading procurement technology, supply chain and commodities-focused intelligence, advisory and media firm.

1.5M+ procurement and supply professionals annually rely on Azul for procurement technology benchmarking and metals buying strategies. With an insider’s view that only comes from senior practitioners, consultants and true technology experts, Azul is the go-to resource for anyone in procurement and supply management.

Organizations value accurate and actionable market intelligence. Azul has an unparalleled, growing repository of deep procurement technology benchmark data and industrial metals market analyses. Combining analytical and editorial strengths, Azul is a crucial ally of procurement, sourcing and supply management professionals.

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Our Clients

Our clients include: newly funded solution providers, large publicly traded companies, well-known consultancies to the smallest boutiques, manufacturers and supply chains.

In the News
In the News

Though we don’t like to brag, the Azul family of sites has become recognized by the trade and mainstream press for insightful commentary!

Our Team

Not your typical ivory tower. Our team has worked across industries, functions and roles, all of it within procurement and supply chain management.

Advisory Services

“…you help us validate what we do, help us re-think at times. Foremost, we depend on you to fact check solutions and create accountability…”

Constantine Limberakis VP of Product Marketing – Determine, Inc.

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