Case Study

Cutting costs with eProcurement

Find out how this car manufacturing giant reduced inefficiencies and process costs with help from RS and their eProcurement solutions...

Insight

Making IIoT real for the factory floor

Today’s businesses have an abundance of data at their fingertips, and tapping into it could be one of the smartest ways to address the challenges they face, inc...

Insight

CIPS Annual Conference 2019 review

Procurement's time has come. Standing for something can be a great way of standing out. And when it comes to sustainability and having a purpose, supply chains...

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

RS Proposition

Measuring the gender gap with a calibration engineer

Engineering matters. It was the lifeblood of the industrial revolution, which helped Britain become a global economic powerhouse during the 18th and 19th centur...

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

Procurement

Putting behavioural procurement into practice

Behavioural procurement expert David Loseby explains why understanding emotions and biases could be the key to stakeholder management in procurement for MRO sup...

MRO

The robots are coming... embrace it

As UK manufacturing begins to embrace the fourth industrial revolution, robots are set to play a key role in improving productivity across the sector