Leading companies are constantly managing competing supply chain priorities. With finite resources, increasingly demanding customers and fierce competition, they must balance operational efficiency, perfect order delivery and supply chain flexibility.
The decisions, operations, and performance of an enterprise’s suppliers can have a direct, and frequent, immediate and significant impaction its own results.
How companies are using data and analytics to make their supply chains more connected and agile.
The sustainable supply chain is the future supply chain.
A step-by-step guide for procurement professionals involved in buying complex service categories.
Top performing companies are transforming and harnessing data adopting advanced analytical and dynamic optimization capabilities. Starting with descriptive analytics of the current state, they are moving to predictive analytics to describe the future or alternate states, and prescriptive analytics to optimize outcomes during the supply chain planning and execution phases.
It is surprising how little involvement the procurement function has in the specific ways their organisations pay for things.
The CIPS/Hays Salary Guide and Procurement Insights Report 2015 benchmarks salaries and bonuses for different roles and profiles and offers insight into career paths within procurement. The findings of the report are based on a survey conducted in October 2014 amongst procurement and supply chain professionals in the UK.
How the rules of enterprise mobility procurement have changed, what needs to be addressed and its impact on your business.
The recent Budget has announced a review into the availability of tax relief for certain travel and subsistence expenses incurred by umbrella company employees and contractors who work through their own limited company.