The Weekly Procurement News Digest

This week's news round-up takes a look at Mondelēz, Royal Philips, Unilever, Ingka Group & ZF, HICX, Net Zero, Wyndham Hotels and Travel Expense Management

Report reveals Mondelēz increase in plastic use to 197,000TN

The newly published Global Commitment 2022 Progress Report shows Mondelēz’s virgin plastic usage increases to 197,000 tonnes since 2019 despite ESG claims

Mondelēz of Oreo, Milka & Cadbury preempts cocoa procurement

Mondelēz moves to procure cocoa in yet another move from a giant foods company eyeing the increasingly-in-demand resource

Royal Philips, Unilever, Ingka Group & ZF: towards Net Zero

The World Economic Forum looks at four major companies: Royal Philips, Unilever, Ingka Group & ZF in their efforts towards net zero economies

Wyndham Hotels - strategic sourcing for 9,000 properties

Philip Halahan, Head of Sourcing and Sustainability at Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, on how to strategically and sustainably source on a global scale

Travel expense management ‘is profits and ESG must’ - SAP

Business travel needs successful management, innovation and systems integration, says Charlie Sultan, President of Concur Travel at SAP Concur

Digitising Procurement: The key to success or failure

A new Probrand/CIPS report reveals that the majority of businesses are really lagging behind in digitising their procurement processes. It's serious.

To turn up the competition, turn digitalisation on its head

CPOs can empower their organisations to compete by rethinking digital transformation. Costas Xyloyiannis, CEO of HICX and supplier experience expert


Featured Articles

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

If AI is an ESG issue, will Procurement have to create it?

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Orozco, Diageo CPO to lead Procurement at Kraft-Heinz NA

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Eight steps to navigate the headwinds of cost inflation

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