What tools are available to help manage your suppliers?

The market is flooded with different supplier management tools, so it can be difficult to figure out which one is right for you. In this...

What you need to know about the European Listeria outbreak

Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium responsible for causing the illness listeria in human beings, continues to sweep the European Union (EU). The outbreak is having a...

Struggling to get your supplier data under control?

Business bottom lines, and reputations, rely on a huge variety of suppliers daily, so it’s vital that information held about them is up-to-date and compliant....

Hot on the procurement agenda: Supplier Relationship Management

Many businesses struggle to manage their supplier relationships properly, due to limited visibility of their supplier’s activities, making it hard to collaborate. Find out how...

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 with a lack of technology in...

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 all the data about your suppliers...

How eSourcing can boost communication with suppliers

Communication is the key when it comes to effectively managing suppliers, but how can eSourcing facilitate this and enhance supplier relationships as a result? In...

How to achieve sustainable SRM

The need for Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) in large and mid-sized organisations is becoming essential to business success as supply chains increase in breadth and...

The Next Stage of Procurement’s Evolution: Effective Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)

The appetite for implementing effective Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) systems in large and mid-sized organisations has been increasing in recent years. With many having implemented...

Are you being foxed by your suppliers?

Today’s organisations are increasingly more reliant on global, multi-tiered supply chains and, while they create a lot of opportunities and greater competitive advantage, it also...

Don’t get milked by your suppliers

We’ve all done it; stuck with the same old suppliers year after year, because they’re doing the job and let’s face it, it’s far less...

Let’s talk about the elephant in the filing cabinet

Look under the bonnet of many organisations and no matter how well regarded they are you’re likely to find a few processes that don’t quite...