No more double-ply double rolls.
Why your toilet paper is shrinking -- Everything shrinks in a recession: GDP, investment portfolios, even the products on store shelves. Manufacturers must note new specs on packaging, but the changes don't have to be advertised (ever seen a now smaller! label?).
Marks & Sparks aims to save.
M&S chief sets out supply chain priorities -- Marks & Spencer's new chief executive Marc Bolland has moved quickly to make his mark at the retailer -- outlining ambitious growth plans and targeting an extra £50m in supply chain savings over the next three years.
The EU lays down the procurement law.
EU to force access to foreign public procurement markets -- The European Commission said Tuesday it would propose a new instrument to punish those countries which denied equal access to their public procurement markets for European businesses.