Magazine Preview - 18 September 2008

17 September 2008

In the next issue of Supply Management, out tomorrow -

Features

Trim your costs – Could hedging be the answer to soaring commodity costs?

Decree of separation – The Legal Services Commission’s proposal to remove best value tendering

A place in the sun? – Is moving procurement operations for tax reasons a good idea?

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News

•    Homeserve wins top award
•    Manufacturing gets boost
•    RSPCA sets up purchasing department for first time
•    SM Poll: cold calls can work
•    UK firm’s sourcing fails due diligence in Congo

And not forgetting …

•    What the term “in good faith” means in construction contracts
•    Sam Covell, VP centre of excellence for Global Sourcing at BT, on living and working in New Delhi, India.

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