Monthly Archives: April 2011

Why do Purchasers persist with Discredited Strategies for Supplier Improvement?

Futility is sometimes described as repeating the same action over and over again and expecting results to be different.  This is exactly the situation purchasers, who use punishment to gain performance improvement, find themselves in. The results almost invariably disappoint.  … Continue reading

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Are We Looking Deeply Enough At Supply Chain Risk

Many organisations are starting to take supply chain risk management seriously.  This focus may have come from experience with actual supply chain disruptions, from a new recognition of risk coming from the increase in articles in the supply chain press, … Continue reading

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