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Casper says “thank you” - we need more help

I have received many emails asking how Casper is doing. The good news is that donations have reached $60, 480 of the $120,000 we need to save this brilliant young man’s life. His healing is progressing well and his family says it has been “truly humbling” to see how the community comes together to rally round to help. Isn’t it amazing to use our lives to have a positive influence on those around us?

Nigel Wardropper News Feature/General

The great supermarket supply chain scandals

Leading supermarkets around the globe are under investigation, and making headlines, for how they are managing their supply chain and squeezing suppliers. The retail sector is being accused of disregarding best practise in procurement and supply chain management, and watchdog’s now say it’s time to face the consequences and be held accountable. Crucially, having the right professionals in charge of managing supply chains is a must. Procurement and Supply looks into the issue.

News Feature/Supply Chain

Through a Glass Darkly: PART 2

In part one of this two piece post, Gerard Chick began by saying that the big business idea of the last thirty years has passed its sell-by date. Here, in the second part, he asks, what does the future hold for procurement? What are the new-gen challenges that procurement professionals need to watch out for? And what are the game-changing trends for getting ahead and staying there?

Gerard Chick Thought Leadership/General

Video Conferencing vs Travel

Why hasn’t video-conferencing hit business travel for six, especially since the GFC? After decades of development in the software, the hardware and the networks, and with better bandwidth, why do we keep flying around to see each other? Tony O’Connor shares his insights.

Tony O'Connor Comment/General
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