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 Strategy

How to future-proof your tender process

It’s important to follow best practice when tendering for the indirect category of supplies for Maintenance, Repair & Operations (MRO). But one size does no...

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...

Resilience Index 2021

Where are you on the Resilience Index?

We’ve built the UK’s first comprehensive look at resilience in the manufacturing and industrial sectors, to show senior engineers how making changes to key resi...

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

Procurement Strategy

Technology enabling change

The crisis of Covid-19 has forced businesses to adapt - and fast, with the pace of digital transformation accelerating

Procurement Strategy

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...

Insight

People, planet and profit: the 3 pillars of sustainable business

To say sustainability has become one of the most discussed topics of recent times would be an understatement. Google it, and over one billion results will come...