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Peter Navarro, President Trump’s new trade chief, wants to reclaim US supply chain and manufacturing capability ©PA Images
China is ‘the planet’s most efficient assassin’
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The paper changes colour if it comes into contact with dangerous preservative formalin © 123RF
World of innovation – forecasting crime spots, surgeon's aid and wrap-around shoes
Brits consumed 16.3lb of chocolate per person in 2015. The Germans and Swiss ate more © Shutterstock
Go over to the dark side
Most of the roses bought and sold in the UK originate from Kenya © 123RF
Global focus on… roses
Gabon’s finest export: footballer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang © Getty Images
In the spotlight: Gabon
James Cresswell has developed a collaborative platform to help make supply chains more efficient © Peter Spinney
Procurement owns innovation
David Noble, CIPS CEO 2009-2007, leaves an enduring legacy © Andrew Shaylor
The legacy of David Noble
Duncan Clark is lining up hundreds of suppliers for the £4bn Hornsea offshore windfarm © Simon Stanmore
Dong Energy's “big hairy project”
Understanding your suppliers will be key in the face of Brexit, an urgent and volatile risk facing UK organisations © Africa Studio/Shutterstock
When did you last have a chat with your supplier?
In three years, Sightsavers, with Crown Agents, will deliver 112m treatments  in Northern Nigeria © Crown Agents
Go in, set up and get out – treating the treatable
Team brainstorming helped find solutions that have reduced costs and cut stock variance by 60% at the Aga Khan University Hospital
Right product, right time, right cost
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