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When the price of raw materials in your supply chain suddenly changes, the impact on your bottom line can be significant. Ineffective price risk management can seriously affect your costs, profitability and company performance. How can procurement and supply chain professionals best manage this risk?Details
Organisations today face an evolving array of risks – and corporate boards and executive leaders are feeling the pressure. Business risks generally fall into four categories: reputational, regulatory, financial and strategic. We take a closer look at the types of risk that require ongoing monitoring.Details
Getting a successful supply chain risk management strategy off the ground isn’t easy, but it’s not exactly rocket science either. There are 7 key steps you need to take to start managing supply chain risk proactively, but we have already done the hard work for you.Details
A 2017 survey on the future of procurement found the majority of the 400 procurement specialists that responded said cost-cutting is top of the business agenda, while adding value is procurement’s highest priority.Details
We’ve partnered with GEP to bring you a three-part series. This first instalment focusses on people – the individuals that drive the function forward. This report covers the how to build successful relationships, change processes and procedures, embrace diversity and ways to digitally transform your procurement function.Details
Part two of our ‘Seven Pillars of Procurement Wisdom’ series, this expert report investigates the foundations for procurement technology that is fit for a digital-first economy: including cloud computing, mobile native and be unified so that every user feels it is designed for them.Details
Electronic signature (e-signature) solutions have been around for some time but are only now being seen as a critical component of digitisation efforts in organisations. This paper will first walk through the reasons why e-signature software is a key to business process digitisation.Details