Strengthening links in supply chain

Strengthening weak links in global supply chain

Companies that are proactive in addressing risk management can gain a competitive edge

Supply chain partnerships are win-win

The benefit of strong partnerships

Through forging partnerships with suppliers, companies are able to ensure compliance with required standards and protect production

Fast forward with speedy payments

Payment arrangements increasingly adopted during recession may now help finance expansion, as Rebecca Brace reports

A bird’s eye view of risk

As the economy starts to pick up, many companies are once again beginning to look at growth. Yet doing so without a fundamental understanding of both their operational set-up and supply chain partners could mean missing out on new opportunities and greater efficiencies, as well as exposing the business to unnecessary risk, says Bureau van Dijk