Jennifer Small
Jennifer Small

Jennifer Small is writer and editor at Small Words

The chocolate giant has improved supply chain transparency with a new data management system ©Getty Images
Real-time data proves a treat for inventory mapping
Ocado's Erith fulfilment centre is one of the company's growing number of automated warehouses
Is micro-fulfilment the future of retail?
$180m cost savings achieved through supplier negotiations enabled by data insights © Getty Images
How IBM realised the rewards of cognitive procurement
Covid-19 has demonstrated the value procurement brings to businesses.
How to make procurement indispensable
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What can a tilapia teach about traceability in supply chains?
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Could an MBA upgrade your career?
Formula One tyres contain a high proportion of natural rubber ©Pirelli
Does rubber need a reboot?
 Since council cleaning contractors have been paying the Real Living Wage, staff sickness and turnover have reduced ©Deborah Vernon/Alamy Stock Photo
Sheffield City Council: taking a stand to avoid disrepute
 Before deciding on cardboard toppers, Heineken came close to using glue, but felt it wasn’t right for the company ©Heineken
Holding out for the best six-pack solution
Thai rice growers, supported by agribusiness Olam, have been trained in sustainable practices that increase their crop yields ©Olam
Can farming save the food chain?
Land that is suitable for growing coffee will become scarce in some parts of the world as global temperatures rise ©Getty Images/iStockphoto
Eat this now! The crops that don’t like it hot…
Advances in facial recognition technology, particularly in China, have raised questions about privacy ©VCG/Getty Images
Tech briefing: facial recognition
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