Keep your business relevant and compliant with our carefully selected news and legislative updates below.
Unfortunately, 2021 is set to be another turbulent year. Due to the freezing conditions last week, we saw short-term gas prices at a three-year record high with electricity prices also at an all-time high. We’re also seeing regular cuts in oil production which is being exacerbated due to the challenges...Read more
Why Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR)?
SECR is one of the many energy-focused initiatives which has followed from the Paris Climate Agreement and the UK’s initial commitment to reducing carbon emissions by 80% by 2050. The legislation is designed to make energy efficiency a focal point for businesses, to reduce...Read more
Over 60% of businesses identify the lack of resource and knowledge as their biggest challenge when it comes to managing their supply chain, that’s according to the BCR, ‘Facing the Future: Challenges for the supply chain revealed’ insights report.
The survey’s insights report provides a snapshot of the challenges businesses are...Read more
What is business interruption insurance?
Business interruption cover is designed to help your business get back to trading after an insurable event has taken place, something that has unfortunately become necessary as a result of the pandemic.
Why is it particularly relevant in 2020?
Earlier this year, thousands of businesses submitted insurance claims...Read more
Business are facing their greatest challenge ever as COVID-19 continues to evolve and disrupt lives across the UK and for many businesses, their future is uncertain. Over the last 7 months businesses have adapted to the new normal and changed their working practices, reorganised suppliers, set up remote operations in...Read more
As we face an uncertain future, with Brexit legislation and the impact of Covid-19 to consider, we ask businesses to share their procurement priorities, challenges and predictions in our unique state of the nation survey.
Senior managers with procurement responsibilities, and others responsible for supply...Read more
We’re delighted to be working with Phil Herriot from the Lloyds Bank Education team and Tim Warneford, Academy Funding Consultant to support academy trusts seeking to optimise resources and maximise potential.
As a multi-service procurement consultancy who specialise in streamlining costs and...Read more
SME’s and large corporates are facing additional challenges with working alongside COVID-19 and an economic downturn, minimising risks and controlling costs are now paramount to ensuring resilience and sustainability.
The energy market is highly volatile at the best of times and given the current global climate we are living and working...Read more
SME’s represent almost 90% of businesses within the UK, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, SME’s stability and resilience is being put to the test. The crisis has demonstrated the necessity for digital transformation and a business’s ability to adopt new working practices to ensure ‘business as usual’.
Covid-19 has rapidly accelerated...Read more