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sustainability

Nestlé at Sustain 2019 – Igniting Change Through CSR

Last week Spend Matters founder, Jason Busch, was over from the US attending the EcoVadis Sustain 2019 event in Paris. EcoVadis works with firms on […]

EMCOR UK – An Interview on ISO 20400 and Sustainability in Practice

Recently, leading Facilities Management provider EMCOR UK gained conformity to the ISO 20400: 2017 standard for sustainable procurement. They are the first in their industry […]

Emma Freiha at eWorld – Innovation at Lego and Beyond

We wrote recently about our short interview with Emma Freiha prior to eWorld, so of course we had to go and listen to her session […]

Public Spend Forum Europe – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum is dedicated to public sector procurement and aims to be a global community and knowledge network for improving public procurement and the public sector […]

Procura+ Awards Webinar – Previous Winners Discuss Their Winning Procurements

The Procura+ Awards, run by ICLEI (local governments for sustainability network), have announced they are now open for this year's entries. The awards showcase the achievements of European cities’ sustainable […]

Supply Chain Vertical Integration – Ikea Buys into Plastics Recycling Business

Ikea is a fascinating firm, and this 2015 book that we reviewed from Magnus Carlsson, “Strategic Sourcing and Category Management – Lessons Learned at Ikea” […]

Public Spend Forum Europe – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

sustainable supply chain

Public Spend Forum Europe is dedicated to European public sector procurement, and aims to be a global community and knowledge network for public procurement and the public […]

CSR, Sustainability and SRM – A Powerful Partnership (part 1)

Lance Younger, CEO, Nils van de Winkel, Analyst, Statess (leading consultants and experts in collaborative platforms for managing supplier relationships, performance and productivity) and Alis Sindbjerg Hemmingsen, Responsible […]

Scotland Excel – Outstanding Sustainability/Corporate Social Responsibility Case Study

This is another in our series of reports covering some of the entries from the recent GO Excellence in Public Procurement Awards. They are chosen […]

AMEE/Spend Network Study Reveals High-Risk Supply Chain in UK Government Spending

A new study has been undertaken to measure the carbon impact of the UK Government supply chain - it's the first of its kind  and uses […]