Digitalisation of The Logistics Industry

The logistics industry is essential to keep our globalised world functioning, and given the emergence of technology it’s no surprise the logistics sector is at the forefront of new digital innovation. We read an interesting blog recently by Stefan Flannery at John Good shipping, and it motivated us to write this short piece on the growth of digital in the transport & supply chain sector.

Ways to Improve Your Supply Chain Management

How you conduct your supply chain management will have a ripple effect through your entire business, both positively and negatively.

This is a helpful article we found on some key areas you should focus on to streamline and improve your overall supply chain function.

Human resources and Supply chain working conditions

Recent scandals over the years relating to human rights infringements in the supply chain for a number of brands have led to a renewed interest from the public.

The progress has been getting longer and more complicated as some chains span the globe. While most HR professional will be aware of the issue, others do not have access to round the clock employment law advice. HR teams are now trying to explore exactly what role they should play to ensure all workers rights (and human rights as a whole) are being met.

procurement

What makes a great Purchasing & Procurement Professional?

As somebody who has worked his entire career on the other side of the table, knocking on doors and cold-calling in the hope people with buying power would spend money with me, in my early years I often thought how great it would be to just spend, instead of continually trying to justify and convince others to spend with me.

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Brexit – Is it an opportunity for the Procurement Sector?

With Brexit looming on the horizon, is the forecast gloomy, or are chinks of sunshine bursting through to herald a new dawn for UK business? And what will the outlook be for those of us involved in the Buying and Procurement sector?