The latest thoughts and musings from the team at Procuright
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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.
Having a comprehensive procurement and spend management plan is fundamental to achieving both your businesses core aims and values as well as achieving financial goals. This is our To Do list, to kick start your 2018...........Read the rest
In today's climate SMEs have to keep a firm eye on their costs as well as chasing growth. But forget about finding one single direct cost and consider these 5 areas instead, where every business can cut costs............Read the rest
It's estimated that businesses are 11% more likely to survive if they export. UK SMEs are in control of their own destiny and our 15 Tips for Growing Exports can be used as a starting point to develop your own export journey..........Read the rest
15 of the best Business Cost Saving Ideas for UK companies and charities because ultimately, it's a good idea to explore ways to reduce business costs, no matter how well you're doing.....................Read the rest
Part 2 of our look into AI, robotic process automation (RPA) and machine learning within procurement. If human judgement is required will AI/ RPA ever be able to replicate success without presenting the bias or prejudice of the programmer............Read the rest
Running a business or department means having different tasks competing for your time. Scrutinising your energy bills probably never makes it to the top of that list, yet spending a few minutes taking a look at your bills can really pay off................Read the rest
Whether your company is listed in the top 100 or not, there are steps your company can take to improve your financial outlook, including the management of indirect spend. Procurement outsourcing is becoming more popular as a tool to tackle this.............Read the rest
Part 1 of our look at technology slowing departments down and ruining Supplier Relationship Management in many UK organisations. Our blog will lead you to the full article, which features on Spend Matters UK and Europe............Read the rest
All TPIs should have a similar goal; identify the most appropriate business energy contracts for each client with emphasis on cost, consumption and contract terms. Plus, some added bonuses and out of the box thinking from the better energy brokers and consultants..............Read the rest
In the UK you currently have two options for business green energy; generate it yourself or buy your energy in the same way you do now but on a Green Tariff. Embracing green energy brings many benefits to businesses. Learn how to unleash these benefits once you've decided to make the switch.............Read the rest