Supplier Diversity

Tideway uses CompeteFor to encourage SMEs to bid to work on the Super Sewer ©Getty Images
How to partner SMEs for success
Croydon Council has a guide to help maximise the social value of its procurement activities ©Croydon Council
How to align your values with your suppliers' values
Simon Tse was appointed chief executive at the CSS in December 2018, and joined in 2016 as procurement operations director. © CSS
Real value of procurement is freeing up scarce resources
'Magic happens when your values align with a supplier's'
Four steps to an innovation gateway
The office of a major shoe company was too far for an SME to afford the petrol, so the deal just didn't happen ©123RF
Diverse suppliers want buyers to know…
Three things diverse suppliers want buyers to know
How diverse suppliers bring value to your business
Look to your supply chains to embed social value
Businesswoman Fatimata Abukaari received a microloan from one of LV's suppliers, the social enterprise WildHearts ©WildHearts
Case study: LV boosts social enterprise spend
Watchdog says Rentokil-Cannon merger could cause a substantial lessening of competition
Bathroom services merger could limit customer choice
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Diverse suppliers can remove risk