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Food industry

Veganuary and Its Effect on the Supply Chain

As we near the end of January - the month of consumer veganism - Daniel Ball, Business Development Director at Wax Digital takes a look at […]

SID4GOV procurement portal: an online marketplace for suppliers and buyers

NQC is the developer of SID4GOV, now enhanced further as the platform to enable all public sector buyers to access supplier information through a single online system. It gathers information directly from suppliers and provides a single view of critical supplier data, offering increased scope, enhanced functionality and accurate, up-to-date data. NQC was founded in 2003 by a partnership of individual public procurement experts. It has worked closely with the Cabinet Office and the Home Office on sustainability and information security reporting respectively. This year it became involved with the development of the public procurement standard initiative when DEFRA engaged it to implement the balanced scorecard within SID4GOV and roll out the system. We talked to Adrian Segens, Head of Sales, NQC.

Nestlé UK & Ireland aim for fully sustainable cocoa sourcing by 2015

Our intern, Robbie Pyburn reports:  Nestlé UK & Ireland and Tata Global Beverages are the latest major companies to reveal plans to accomplish sustainable sourcing. […]