MRO

MRO in focus

Connected Thinking's recent roundtable discussion focused on the challenges and opportunities arising from indirect procurement and MRO supplies as organisation...

IIoT

The new shop floor

Is the UK set for ‘smart manufacturing’? Connected Thinking visited Siemens’ UK factory to find out more about the shift toward Industry 4.0

MRO

Grow your MRO network

Our panel of procurement experts share their secrets for achieving stakeholder alignment on your indirect purchasing approach

Insight

Why ethical procurement matters

CIPS’ Emma Scott explains the importance of an ethical procurement policy and how to ensure your organisation stays on the right side of the law

RS Proposition

What’s in a label?

How private label products can offer a competitive alternative without compromising on quality and choice

Insights

Digital evolution

As organisations look to stay relevant to their customers we look at the secrets of achieving digital transformation

DesignSpark

Designing in safety as standard

Despite the UK’s efforts over the past decade to reduce health and safety risk in the workplace, there were still 137 workplace deaths in 2016. Add to thi...

Insight

The consolidated approach to MRO

Direct and indirect procurement experts from different sectors explain why a smaller number of quality suppliers is always preferable to achieve MRO efficiency