Blog and News


BLOG AND NEWS

We regularly write about a wide range of topics within the procurement and supply chain industry. Take a look through our archive and if you’d like to discuss anything we’ve brought up, just get in touch. We’d be delighted to hear from you.

Procurement is everywhere, but it wears hundreds of disguises

It’s fair to say that, as a concept, procurement tends to be associated with large businesses. However, any organisation...

3 steps to revolutionise your supply chain management

Many procurement departments today are trying to make the shift from traditional methods of sourcing and managing suppliers, but...

Are you ready for the future?

We welcomed Mike Ryan, Manchester’s first Digital Futurist, to speak at our annual user group and give us an...

How are Brexit and Trump affecting mid-sized UK businesses?

Our latest survey, which included 200 senior business executives in mid-sized firms, revealed that four in five UK businesses...

Secret diary: a sneak preview into the 6 challenges facing procurement managers today

We asked 200 senior business management and procurement professionals at fast growth mid-sized UK businesses about the pain points...

5 steps to managing your contracts more effectively

We’ve all been there – when you found out you were hit by unexpected costs, or locked into poor...

The power of first hand feedback

At Wax Digital, we’re always looking for ways to gather feedback from our customers, and our user group sessions...

3 steps you can take to manage your supplier information more effectively

Are you storing your supplier information in filing cabinets, ring binders or in spreadsheets? Do you wish you held...

Can proof of concept help your case for new technology?

The process of selecting a business software solution such as in Procurement, or in any other business function for...

PEPPOL: The emerging procurement standard in the UK public sector

What is PEPPOL and how does it work? The term PEPPOL (also known as the PEPPOL network) is becoming...