4 Winning Strategies to Drive Continuous Improvement in Procurement

Achieving excellence within the purchasing department requires the right mindset, technologies, processes and a clear strategy. It also requires the purchasing function to be embedded within the operation of the business, engaged and invested in the Continuous...

5 best-practices of high performing purchasing departments

Procurement professionals have the ability to drive their company’s performance, profit margins and ensure they stay competitive.  With raw materials accounting for over 65% costs in some industries, and indirect spend over 50% in others, the impact of any...

Barcanet Accredited with Cyber Essentials

The leadership team at Barcanet are delighted to announce they have again achieved certification under the Cyber Essentials scheme. The scheme, developed by National Cyber Security Centre, addresses the most common internet-based threats to cyber security, including...

Retail CFO Bulletin Q4 2018

Welcome to our Q4 2018 Retail CFO bulletin. A swathe of retailers publishing Christmas trading updates; Footfall continues to decline yet Dunelm have bucked the trend by growing both online and store sales Wage inflation continues to rise, touching 3.3%, with NLW...