Francis Churchill
Supply Management

Francis Churchill is a reporter for Supply Management. @fpchurchill

Four lessons from the Carillion debacle
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Supply audit: Weight Watchers
Canada's strength and stability are plus points for outside investors ©Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images
In the spotlight: Canada
The act aims to balance social value with improving value for money in procurement ©123RF
Use the social value act AND make savings
Single sourcing crackdown saves $180m
The drought has already caused cuts to water supply in parts of the city ©DPA/PA Images
Cape Town facing ‘Zero Day’ of water
Fears for SMEs in Carillion supply chain
Iran signs $2bn rail deal with India
The 27bn litre reservoir sits under the Liwa desert ©Environment Agency Abu Dhabi
World’s largest desalinated water reserve unveiled
The government spends an estimated £700m a year with Carillion on a multitude of contracts ©Carillion PLC
What next for Carillion?
Carillion announced its insolvency after a weekend of crisis talks ©Carillion PLC
Government defends Carillion contracting decisions
Carillion has contracts across Whitehall including in health, education, defence and the prison service ©Peter Langdown/Carillion plc
Crisis talks over key government outsourcing partner Carillion
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