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Organisations are spending more on energy than they have ever done before, and the drive towards a low carbon economy is creating new challenges and opportunities for procurement professionals.

The CIPS Energy Specialist Knowledge Group also offer independent advice for buyers in all sectors.

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CIPS Needs YOU - Please Complete our Second Brexit Survey

Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

CIPS is reaching out to the procurement community for their views on how Brexit has impacted and will impact business.

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Weakest upturn in UK construction output for 12 months in August

Date: Monday, September 04, 2017

Residential building was the only area to buck the overall trend in August, with housing activity rising at a robust and accelerated pace since the previous month.

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Modern day slavery survey - views from the procurement community

Date: Friday, August 04, 2017

One year on CIPS would like to understand what has changed and what further support procurement professionals need to comply with a law that not only affects businesses over this threshold, but smaller organisations too.

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Marginal improvement in service sector growth

Date: Thursday, August 03, 2017

Staff recruitment continued to gain traction, reaching its strongest pace since the start of 2016.

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Power firm receives global recognition for its procurement services

Date: Wednesday, August 02, 2017

UK Power Networks, which owns and operates the electricity networks in London, the East and South East, has received the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Corporate Certification - Standard.

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Our sector-specific business page explores what drives organisations to invest in procurement, including case studies.

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CIPS Guide to Purchasing Energy

This purchasing energy guide has been developed with the CIPS Energy specialist knowledge group.

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