Supply Chain

An App for Food Transparency

An App for Food Transparency

Changing how consumers engage and interact with the food and drink they consume is seen as a big part of the sustainable supply chain conundrum. If people can understand where and how their goods are made, there is a better chance of incentivising more ethical and responsible production further down the chain. So, step forward […]

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Forced Labour in IT Supply Chains

Forced Labour in IT Supply Chains

While technology may be bringing us ever closer to our friends, family and colleagues, some 80% of electronics companies don’t know which countries the raw materials they source originate from. A further symptom of this ironic lack of connectivity with the value chain is that vulnerable workers are at risk of exploitation. The latest KnowTheChain […]

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Supplier Diversity is Good Business

Supplier Diversity is Good Business

“The best way to predict the future is to create it,” once said the philosophical management consultant Peter Drucker. It is a quote emblazoned across the home web page of the Billion Dollar Roundtable (BDR) for good reason as the organisation looks to turning supplier diversity on its head. Established 17 years ago, the group […]

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Greening Supply Chains with the IoT

Greening Supply Chains with the IoT

Challenges Facing Today’s Supply Chain In an increasingly digital and globally connected world, an organization’s supply chain becomes more and more complex. At the same time, consumers and investors are demanding transparency and sustainability across a company’s entire value chain. On a scorecard of sustainable practices, businesses can be evaluated based on the maturity of […]

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Blockchain for Your Supply Chain

Blockchain for Your Supply Chain

2017 was the year that blockchain technology came of age. For those of you operating in the world of bitcoin currencies, you’ll be familiar with blockchain as something that has been around for many years acting as a fundamental building block of the wealth of digital currency markets. For everybody else, it is still fairly […]

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