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So far Elaine Porteous has created 48 blog entries.

Extreme weather events and your supplier risk

In October 2017 we were warned that Hurricane Ophelia would wreak havoc on the British Isles. Eventually, it was downgraded as it [...]

Understanding the shape and cut of procurement organizations

Starting a new job can be both stressful and exhilarating. The people are different, the location is strange and the way they [...]

Where are all the great procurement jobs?

Do you have your eye on an exciting opportunity in international category management, predictive data analytics, or do you have a passion [...]

Cybersecurity 101 – The biggest risk in the supply chain?

High-profile companies are increasingly being devastated by cyber-attacks that cause financial losses and that damage their brand reputation. Organisations are struggling to [...]

E-commerce challenges – who is pulling the strings?

It’s all about the customer Demanding and techno-savvy customers are effectively re-shaping supply chains in the e-commerce world.  Customers expect to receive [...]