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‘Buying From Social Enterprises’ Initiative – SAP and Ariba Get On Board

SAP is the latest big tech company to endorse British firms opening up their markets to social enterprises, for the social good. Just last week it announced its partnership with Social Enterprise UK to promote ethical firms, and make it even easier for organisations to find and do business with certified social enterprises on its world-leading trading platform –  Ariba® Network – where £2 trillion is spent annually.

“Buy Social” One Year On – Social Enterprise UK Host Event

Last Thursday, Social Enterprise UK, the largest network of social enterprises in the UK, hosted a reception at the Houses of Parliament in London. Thanks […]

Buying From Social Enterprises – Why Should Organisations Bother?

We recently featured the Buy Social initiative launched at number 11 Downing Street, in which a number of leading firms have pledged to support a […]

Buy Social Initiative – Why Procurement Should Spend Billions with Social Enterprises

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Monday saw the launch of the "Buy Social" initiative. At a reception at 11 Downing Street, the Minister for Civil Society, Rob Wilson, and Peter […]