A clean start: tips and tricks for corporates to create a COVID-safe workplace. One of the biggest misconceptions out there right now is that cleaning is booming, says Estelle Lewis, who is the group executive general manager for partnerships at cleaning services and hygiene products company IKON Services. The company, which provides cleaning services and … Continue reading CPO Digital Forum: Crown Resorts And IKON Services
We all know networking and creating connections with the people around us is important, but how do we do at the moment? Here’s how. Any successful person will tell you that it isn’t what you know, but who you know that gets you ahead. Forging new connections and fostering existing connections can help you broaden … Continue reading 5 Ways To Stay Connected During COVID-19
Considering this macro-economic turmoil, new research shows that most contracts and supplier partnerships held strong during the pandemic The early days of COVID-19 were financially tumultuous and incredibly stressful. For most business executives, uncertainty ruled the day: Would my contracts hold? Will I get paid on time? And will I have enough funds to pay … Continue reading What You Need To Know About Supplier Payments, Bankruptcies And The Financial Impact Of COVID-19
If there’s one thing this crisis has taught us, it’s how quickly things can change overnight. Don’t think we are out of the woods, just because supply chain risk has declined. Our community has never been more vulnerable. After spending half of 2020 fighting off the virus in more ways than one, it seems as … Continue reading Storm Warning: Where Is Supply Chain Risk Management On Your Radar?
On the cusp of a groundbreaking Procurement event, in the wake of catastrophic pre-COVID events, and despite grim economic outlooks and stifled Supply Chains, Africa is proving itself to be an innovative, resilient force in World Procurement It’s an exciting time for Procurement in Africa! Two leading influencers in the African Supply Chain and Procurement profession have created AFRICA SUPPLY … Continue reading Out Of Africa – Procurement News
Soon, Industry 4.0 technologies will be part of EVERY supply chain… You already know technology is changing the way supply chains are managed. What you might not realise is just how soon Industry 4.0 technologies will be part of every supply chain. Companies want better transparency, greater quality checks, and increased efficiency. That’s why so … Continue reading Now Is The Time To Learn Industry 4.0 Technologies
You’re being asked to source more sustainable products, meet climate goals, anticipate post-pandemic supply chain shifts and reduce end of life impact. It’s a challenging task, particularly with IT products. The good news is, many procurement professionals have taken on this assignment before you, and they’re here to help. With more than 50 million metric tons generated annually, e-waste has become the world’s … Continue reading 5 Expert Tips To Reduce e-Waste