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New partnership between procurement and supply chain management specialists offers more support and knowledge in Sweden

Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Formed in 2009, ValueOne specialise in supply chain management, procurement and logistics, providing an array of services which develops and enhance procurement and supply chain organisations in Sweden. 

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Launch of Dana Incorporated Procurement Academy with CIPS will provide tailored training to global procurement staff

Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017

The training will offer a range of learning options such as e-learning, face-to-face and longer-term work-based learning though the CIPS Corporate award programme, tailored for the exact needs of the business which supplies virtually every vehicle manufacturer in the...

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Global supply chain risk falls for third straight quarter, despite political uncertainty

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

The CIPS Risk Index fell for the third consecutive quarter to 80.3, down from 81.3 in Q2

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The Chartered institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) is supporting the second edition of Professor Boateng’s Compendium of...

Date: Wednesday, November 08, 2017

This is an excellent compendium of all you need to know about procurement and supply
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EU businesses say goodbye to UK suppliers as Brexit bites into key relationships

Date: Monday, November 06, 2017

The survey of 1,118 supply chain managers in the UK and Europe also finds that two fifths (40%) of UK businesses with EU suppliers have begun the search for domestic suppliers to replace their EU partners.

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CIPS Northern Emirates Branch Event - VAT Regulations (UAE)


Sunday 17 December 2017


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Wednesday 21 March 2018


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Management consultants have a real and valuable role to play in disseminating ‘good practice’ and creating an effective business culture. Properly commissioned and...

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