Procurious’ favourite Italian, Sergio Giordano, explained the benefits of tapping the global procurement community. Sergio, co-founder ProcOut S.r.l, is one of our earliest (and strongest) supporters. He has also set up a haven for Italian Procurement Professionals – go and join his Group on Procurious today! See more Big Ideas from our 40 influencers
The revelation comes from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) 26th Annual “State of Logistics Report. This year’s State of Logistics Report revealed that the supply chain industry experienced its best year since the Great Recession. The report examined the economic vitality and associated challenges facing each segment of the logistics industry. It … Continue reading 2014 Best Year for Supply Chain and Logistics since Great Recession
World’s collide as procurement fraud comes to my hometown of Granada. This morning, the Director of the Alhambra, an ancient Moorish palace that is now Spain’s most visited tourist attraction, along with some senior staff members were arrested and accused of money laundering. The allegations centre on the dubious circumstances surrounding the award of a … Continue reading Intrigue, money laundering and arrests at the Alhambra
Watch the Procurious Big Ideas Panel Discussion on Authentic Leadership In the first of the panel discussions from the Big Ideas Summit, Sigi Osagie, Sarah Trota, Helen Mackenzie and Andrew MacAskill discuss what it means to be an authentic leader in procurement. Watch a sample below From the power of public sector procurement and the … Continue reading What Does It Mean To Be An Authentic Leader?
International news agency Reuters has announced that recent investigations into the Thai fishing industry suggest that fish caught by boats utilising slave labour could be finding their way into the global retail supply chain. It is alleged that operators in the Thai fishing industry (the world’s third largest seafood exporter) are staffing boats with migrant … Continue reading We need data to combat slavery in supply chains
Supplier Rebates to be Discussed at Tesco Shareholders Meeting This Friday, Dave Lewis has the unenviable task of addressing the Tesco shareholders at the firm’s annual meeting. As the firm’s new CEO, the responsibility for explaining the company’s fall from grace over the past 12 months falls at his feet. There is a lot to … Continue reading Uncovering The Truths Behind Supplying The Supermarket Giants
Gordon Donovan, Principal Consultant at The Faculty, focuses on harnessing the power of the community to build a centralised knowledge base for all. Gordon realises that his Big Idea is quite daunting, but as he points out – it all has to start somewhere! See more Big Ideas from our 40 influencers