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...

How can eProcurement software help with upstream pressures?

We recently conducted research with 250 procurement professionals and senior business managers, to find out what the tipping points are that lead organisations to invest...

Do you know what surprises lurk in your supply chain?

Ok, so it’s not quite Halloween yet, but the recent announcement by the British Egg Industry Council that they’re drawing up a list of approved...

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...

5 steps to better contract management

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

How good procurement practice can turn rising costs to your advantage

Research conducted by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has revealed that more than half of small to medium-sized firms plan to improve the control...

10 surprise tales for the Supply Chain at Christmas

Every year during the Christmas period, supply chains all around the world are straining under the pressure to meet demand. Even the best laid plans...

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...

Is there a simple solution for the old problem of late payments?

At the end of 2015 SME’s were owed £45.1bn in late payments, says BACS. This is an age old problem that affects all organisations, but...

eSourcing software: keeping a tight rein on your supply chain

Alun Morris, eSourcing expert at Wax Digital, looks at how eSourcing software can be used for more than identifying and evaluating new suppliers to get...

How to keep a tight rein on complex supply chains

To assist in minimising risk when controlling global supply chains, Wax Digital’s Alun Morris reveals how eSourcing can help procurement teams do just that in...