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22 August 2014
Ieva Vilimaviciute
Ieva Vilimaviciute is marketing executive at Sedex
International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition takes place this Saturday. But work remains to be done to stamp modern-day slavery out of supply chains, says Ieva Vilimaviciute. 
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21 August 2014
Gerard Chick
Gerard Chick, chief knowledge officer at Optimum Procurement Group
"If you’re not an analytical person I don’t think you’ll be an effective contemporary procurement person," says Gerard Chick, chief knowledge officer at Optimum Procurement Group.
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20 August 2014
Rhodri Morgan
Rhodri Morgan is an independent procurement consultant and the CIPS UK student representative
The future of procurement and supply depends on nurturing the student population, says Rhodri Morgan, and the Fellows of the Future programme is a great way to achieve this.
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19 August 2014
Jonas Schoefer
Jonas Schoefer is a director at working capital specialist REL
Taking things slowly is the key to successful implementation of a supply chain finance programme.
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18 August 2014
Mark Pearson
Mark Pearson, senior managing director in Accenture Strategy’s operations practice
"Those companies that focus on supply chain risk management are positioning themselves to grow more robustly in an increasingly volatile global economy," says Mark Pearson, senior managing director in Accenture Strategy’s operations practice.
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15 August 2014
Peter Kinder
Peter Kinder is chief technology officer at Wax Digital
In the second of a series of blogs on what technologies might impact the procurement people and processes of tomorrow, Peter Kinder looks at wearable technology.
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14 August 2014
Mike Flanagan
Mike Flanagan, general manager of supply chain management applications at FinancialForce.com
"As this complexity builds, are your teams spending more time entering and managing data rather than focusing on growing your business?" asks Mike Flanagan, general manager of supply chain management applications at FinancialForce.com.
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13 August 2014
Gemma James
Gemma James, partner at law firm Mundays
When leasing business premises it's important to consider all the legal implications, says Gemma James, partner at law firm Mundays.
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12 August 2014
Paul Snell
Paul Snell
A rise in vertical integration could see luxury brands become trailblazers in the supply chain arena, says Paul Snell.
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12 August 2014
David Noble
David Noble, CIPS CEO
The EEF’s call for an overall body to regularly assess UK supply risks and report 
directly to government must be acted on.
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