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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...

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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,...

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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 bigger...

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Looking At The Challenges of Digital Transformation In Construction

Construction companies have long appeared to struggle with embracing the benefits of digital platforms. However, digitisation is here to stay so it’s important to think about why this might be. Consider this common scenario in the construction industry; a company...

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Civil Engineering Apprenticeship Numbers Are Soaring In The UK

There’s been a sizable increase in UK civil engineering-related apprenticeships of late, providing a solid alternative in accessing the profession. It is, after all, no secret that there’s a skills gap in this sector, and attracting a new intake of industry...

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How Can UK Manufacturers Remain Competitive?

Back in March of this year, the UK manufacturing sector enjoyed its strongest month in more than a year. However, this appears to be due - at least in part - to higher outputs and record levels of stockpiling thanks to the ongoing uncertainty around Brexit. Therefore...

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What Happens With Global Sourcing After Brexit?

Love it or hate it, Brexit continues to impact businesses in all sectors up and down the country. But how will the UK’s departure from the EU affect your business’s relationship with international suppliers? At this moment, no one can be exactly sure. The truth is...

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Top 10 Questions Asked Around Global Sourcing

1. What is global sourcing? Global sourcing is essentially when a company looks abroad to manufacture or purchase goods or services. It means taking advantage of global efficiencies not found domestically. 2. What are the advantages of global sourcing? There are many...

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Why Manufacturers Are Missing Out On Global Sourcing

Global sourcing can offer huge benefits to manufacturing businesses, particularly when achieved in conjunction with an experienced global sourcing company like Darian. Production costs can be slashed whilst the quality of the products themselves remains high, which of...

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