6 Benefits of Better Quality and Compliance Management

6 Benefits of Better Quality and Compliance Management

Businesses have over the years embraced technology as a way of increasing efficiency. But, many managers have missed the immediate opportunities that are available by adopting better methods of quality and compliance management. There are emerging best practices in...
How Performance Metrics are Changing for CPOs

How Performance Metrics are Changing for CPOs

The traditional way of understanding and measuring value for chief procurement officers (CPO) and their organizations has been buying “more products for less money.” However, new metrics and ways of creating and measuring the value of procurement organizations are...
Five Ways ESG is Changing Business

Five Ways ESG is Changing Business

According to Bloomberg, a study of quarterly earnings reports among companies in the S&P Energy index revealed an increase in use of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) related terms.  Is this indicative of an increase in the importance of ESG among...
Five Metrics to Assess Responsible Suppliers

Five Metrics to Assess Responsible Suppliers

How purchasing companies can ensure that their suppliers are keeping the right standards when it comes to working conditions and workers’ rights. The development of markets globally has led to longer and more complex supply chains.  Strategic alliances between...