Consumers want fast deliveries – and a green environment
Sustainability is based on the principle that socially responsible products and practices are not only good for the environment but good for society and business.
Consumers want visibility into what they buy
Customers want to know that the goods they buy are safe, sourced legally, ethically and manufactured without damaging the planet.
Procurement skills of the future – WEF
Reviewing the Top 10 skills for 2025, as identified in the WEF Report, we see that many of these are conceptual and require judgmental ability
Spend data categorization – what is the best method?
Spend categorization does not have to be painful. Granted, it can be time-consuming and demanding, but the time spent on developing a robust category structure will pay off handsomely.
Procurement Transformation: 5 Shifts in Mindset needed
Transformation is one of the most overused words in business. Procurement needs a shift in mindset.
Distribution centres – two main success factors: location and design
This is the first of three articles on current trends in distribution centre design, layout and automation What is the difference between a warehouse, a distribution centre (DC), and a fulfilment centre? Not much really, [...]