The Procurement Magazine Weekly News Round-up

This week's news round-up takes a look at the Procurement and Supply Chain Live London Event, responsible sourcing and sustainability in supply chain

Procurement and Supply Chain LIVE London

BizClik's Procurement and Supply Chain LIVE London event took place earlier this week, and if you missed it, you missed out... The top players of Proc & Supply chain from some of the largest and most respected companies were there... Keep an eye out for BizClik's other upcoming events if you are to stay in the P&SC loop...

IMF: Global supply chains face serious 'fragmentation risk'

"Worst is yet to come" according to the latest IMF World Economic Outlook, with uncertainty & inflation potentially leading to supply chain reconfiguration

One in five logistics workers intend to resign in next year

A recent survey carried out by safety insights provider StrongArm reveals that almost 20% of logistics workers would like to resign in the next 12 months

UK’s minister for defence procurement defends Ukraine in war

UK minister for defence procurement, Alec Shelbrooke says Ukraine’s conflict with Russia “as much our war as it is theirs”, citing resources & freedom

BCC finds Government failing SME procurement spend targets

Report from British Chambers of Commerce in partnership with Tussell finds only 20% of Government spend on public sector procurement went to SMEs in 2021

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How public procurement exposes conflicts in processes

Attempting to systemise procurement from legislation to processes is difficult but resolution is key to global efficiency

Experts reveal factors contributing to staff turnover

With recent reports of increasing stress among procurement professionals leading to high staff turnover, Loopin experts give advice on curbing the tide

Public procurement and the protection of SMEs

Neville-Rolfe argues it’s time to give smaller companies a bigger slice of the procurement pie as global procurement transforms under various pressures

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