Future Purchasing Blogs

Tagged by topic "Ingredients and Packaging"

Functional ingredients can develop a special status over time and become protected in the buyers mind but can these ingredients appear to be more “special” than they really are?

by Paul Lee

Almost a month on from the Brexit vote and the dust is beginning to settle. The FTSE100 dropped sharply but has since recovered and now exceeds pre-vote levels as investors look forward to increased international sales. So what does this mean for UK Procurement?

by Paul Lee

The Consumer Prices Index (CPI), the UK’s key measure of inflation for goods and services, has been negative for two consecutive months in September and October 2015. Is there a case for an annual price decrease letter?

by Paul Lee

Platts’ Global Petrochemical Index has been at its lowest level since May 2009. That sounds like good news for consumers but is it good news for Procurement?

by Paul Lee