John Lewis Partnership targets annual cost savings of £300m
Imperial College, London © View Pictures/Universal Images Group/Getty Images
Collaborating in a competitive environment
Sainsbury's transformation delivered £90m savings
CFOs are struggling to use procurement to bring value beyond cost reductions. © Getty Images/iStockphoto
Perceptions of procurement 'too narrow'
Danone's biodigester which converts 40,000 tons of organic waste each year into natural fertilizer used by local farmers, while producing biogas to provide power for 1,200 inhabitants © Danone
Suppliers save $19.3bn by cutting emissions
Businesswoman Fatimata Abukaari received a microloan from one of LV's suppliers, the social enterprise WildHearts ©WildHearts
Case study: LV boosts social enterprise spend
The team hires venues around the world to run exams for its programmes – from GCSE to CIPS ©Mat Wright/British Council
Case study: British Council's local/global balance
Not all savings are the same: they need a major rebrand
Making savings is the most sexy thing, says Sky purchasing boss
Sir Amyas Morse ©National Audit Office
5 ways to get value for money
Nissan alliance increases synergies to €5.7bn
NHS staff asked to bring in mugs to cut costs