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Perspectives Beyond Procurement - Richard Cotter
November 25, 2021 at 12:14 PM
Looking under the bonnet of a business and analysing where growth and increased margins can be achieved is what drives Richard Cotter, former CEO of Snow + Rock and entrepreneur.
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The upwards trend of green and sustainable procurement
November 4, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Times have changed, and purchasing preferences have changed with it. Buying from a company that takes supply-chain sustainability seriously is now one of the most important criteria for consumers – and companies now need to adapt to help shape a better future.
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Perspectives Beyond Procurement - Dr Iain Hennessey
November 1, 2021 at 3:01 PM
As Head of Innovation at Alder Hay Children’s hospital, Dr Iain Hennessey says he has achieved more innovation in one year of the pandemic than the previous ten years put together.
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Only 4% of supply chains are ‘future-ready’ when it comes to technology, talent and processes
October 15, 2021 at 3:21 PM
A recent report conducted by Accenture among supply chain leaders revealed that when it comes to being advanced in terms of technology, talent and processes, only 4% of organisations meet this level – and only 34% are expected to reach the future-ready status by the end of 2023.
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Blockchain: A way to drive better visibility in the supply chain?
October 5, 2021 at 10:37 AM
Emerging technologies consistently present new opportunities for Procurement to adapt for their own working practices – especially when it comes to helping improve processes, increase traceability, reduce costs and automate laborious activities. 
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Perspectives Beyond Procurement - Major Chris Hunter
September 24, 2021 at 4:03 PM
To become an expert at bomb disposal you need to understand the bomb maker’s mind.   So says Major Chris Hunter who encountered some of the most challenging life and death situations, during tours of Iraq and Iran.
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More procurement professionals prefer digital and remote supplier interactions
September 10, 2021 at 10:00 AM
More than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, corporate buyers and procurement professionals, in general agree that digital and remote interactions are here to stay according to research and analysis conducted by McKinsey & Company.
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Perspectives Beyond Procurement - Lucy Harding
September 1, 2021 at 11:52 AM
In this episode - procurement recruitment specialist Lucy Harding knows exactly what she is looking for to recruit top talent.  She believes the pandemic has shone a light on the vital role of the procurement community at the highest levels of strategic decision-making.  
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What's the true cost of bad supplier data?
August 13, 2021 at 1:28 PM
Much is said about how good supplier data can help procurement make better decisions, negotiate more favourable pricing, and help avoid possible risks and disruptions in the supply chain, but how does bad supplier data affect the supply chain?
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