Supply Management
Supply Management

Supply Management is the official publication of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply.

CIPS Foundation is supporting Womanity, with supply chains playing a vital role ©
Good supply chains save lives
Celebrity chef Prue Leith is on a mission to improve the quality of hospital meals ©Getty Images
UK leads on healthy food
The A14 Integrated Delivery Team has been recognised for its successes in collaborative working ©James Walker/Highways England
Golden rules for collaboration
Tunnelling began in 1987, requiring 11 boring machines and 15,000 construction workers ©Getty Images
Supply audit: the Channel Tunnel
From 6 April 2020, the law requires an employee to be given a written ‘section 1 statement’ of certain particulars ©Getty Images
Law: Day one contracts from April
Your say: category expertise, late payment…Brexit
"The future of procurement is technology, innovation and sustainability. We will need to push the envelope to build new initiatives," says Sia John. ©
Best advice? Ask questions, says Sia John
"The public want a model of outsourcing that they trust," says Jonathan Bland ©Getty Images
Social enterprises preferred to deliver public services
Higher education is just one area where procurement teams are under pressure to save ©Getty Images
Cost savings beat quality in UK public sector procurement
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Buying social media
The last of the Classic range, which went out of production in 2000 ©BMW AG
Big picture: age is no barrier
Walk Free initiative has collected global data on progress towards eradicating modern slavery
'Disgracefully marginal action' on Global Slavery Index
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