Almost half of CEOs don’t understand procurement

48% of procurement professionals state that their bosses still don’t understand the functions of a procurement team In a recent survey, questioning 521 Chief Procurement Officers, managers and procurement personnel, almost half stated that their employers do not fully understand the functions and benefits to be gained by having a well informed and proactive procurement … Read more

New UK procurement guidelines instigated by the announcement of the new National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline

Changes welcomed by Mineral Products Association (MPA) The MPA has welcomed the publication of new procurement guidelines by the government, which include information regarding the purchasing of cement and concrete; materials essential to infrastructure, construction and the development of rail and roads. The publication of the new guidelines follows on from the new National Infrastructure … Read more