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Three strategies for good supply chain planning

by Bija Knowles

Planning is a key priority for supply chain professionals in 2018, with managing supplier relationships, inventory management and procurement also identified as areas for improvement

Environment, Social, Governance

Barclays launches green loans for sustainable trade

by Bija Knowles

Barclays Corporate Banking has launched a new product designed to help businesses with their working capital needs when pursuing sustainable activities

Financial Supply Chain Platforms

End of paper? Trade finance makes progress with blockchain

by Bija Knowles

Digitisation is key to removing bureaucratic blockages from trade finance and blockchain-based platforms, together with smart contracts, are now being tested in the field

Environment, Social, Governance

Three steps towards Europe’s sustainable financial system

by Bija Knowles

Long-term risk management, more environmental reporting and measuring the climate-impact of investment funds are three key factors in the EU's move to a sustainable financial system

Environment, Social, Governance

The cost advantage when supply chains get shorter

by CTMfile

Being able to respond quickly to changing markets and cutting logistics costs in the supply chain has become a key consideration for companies who are keeping their supply chains short