How much of your supply chain is at risk?

How much of your supply chain is at risk?

From the pandemic to a ship getting stuck in the Suez Canal, there’s been no shortage of supply chain disruptions recently.  Businesses without contingency plans were the hardest hit because of an over-reliance on “just in time” manufacturing. Others because their...
Sourcing Components From Abroad: Risks and Rewards

Sourcing Components From Abroad: Risks and Rewards

Sourcing Components Abroad With many risks and rewards that stem from sourcing components abroad, here we will go through the main points so that your business can stay profitable. With the right approach, sourcing products from elsewhere can benefit your business...
A double hit for supply chains:  Brexit and COVID-19

A double hit for supply chains: Brexit and COVID-19

The combined effects of the coronavirus pandemic and Brexit have impacted some business sectors more than others.  Take the car industry for example which has been impacted by both of these challenges. Due to COVID-19 consumer demand for vehicles has plunged,...
What’s The Impact of E-procurement on SMEs?

What’s The Impact of E-procurement on SMEs?

Did you know nearly 6 million small businesses existed in the UK at the start of 2019? If you’ve taken the plunge yourself , you’ll know that keeping a small business afloat can be a massive challenge. Larger more established organisations often enjoy a much...