The latest thoughts and musings from the team at Procuright

We started blogging to share knowledge.

Our blogs focussing on the procurement of energy, telecoms, courier and logistics services, insurance and other areas of essential spend within UK businesses and charities.

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January 2015
10 tips and the Ultimate Guide on Brilliant Time Management

As business owners we all would like more time in the day not only to focus on the success of our business but also time with our friends and family. Soon enough.........

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Cost Saving
February 2015
5 ways to Manage currency Risk Within a Global Marketplace

We are living in an era where it is becoming a more attractive proposition for SME businesses to become involved in international trade. Government is...............

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March 2015
When to Call in an Expert (Our 4 Top Tips and Comprehensive Advice)

All companies come into being to fulfil one purpose, generate the maximum amount of profit in the most efficient way possible. The majority of business owners........

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April 2015
Got my Costs Down, Now What? 9 Tips to Success

You've run a successful business for some time now; you run a tight ship and reduced your main costs as much as possible, all's good isn't it?.............

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Cost Saving
May 2015
The £1trillion 2020 Government Export Target

With the General Election just 2 days away now, we've compiled the facts behind where the country's at, with regard to the UK's £1trillion 2020..........

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June 2015
Procuright as a Third Party Intermediary (TPI)

While we await the next steps on a Third Party Intermediary (TPI) specific code of practice, Ofgem has issued a very useful document in association..........

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July 2015
5000? 4000? We Explain Volumetric Weight

As a general rule, the cost of sending a parcel will be affected by which is the greater weight between the actual weight and the volumetric weight.......

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Cost Saving
August 2015
Eircodes Have Arrived for Businesses in Ireland

Postcodes are now in use in Ireland for the first time, with the rollout of Eircode, ending the Republic's position as the only developed country.........

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September 2015
8 Good Reasons Not to Mention Christmas

Christmas 2014 was a stormy time for courier companies and retailers alike. Many weaknesses in the UK courier networks were uncovered, the delivery..........

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October 2015
Cyber and Data Insurance to Protect from Breaches and Attacks

As police investigate a "significant and sustained cyber-attack" on the TalkTalk website, the risks from being exposed to mistake or criminal activity............

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Business Energy Blog
November 2015
3 Tips for Decrypting the Business Energy (Gas & Electricity) Bill

A typical business energy bill can be a minefield of jargon and unclear terms and conditions. With Government legislations such as ESOS and P272 being.............

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December 2015
10 Ways to Manage Business Energy Consumption

1. Have a policy of switching lights off in empty rooms or invest in motion sensor lighting for corridors and washrooms etc. This alone can save you up to 15%..............

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