2018 SRM Report – Sustainable SRM: Nurturing Growth in a New Climate 

This special 10th edition of the SRM report is now out! This years research shows only 5% of organisations are well advanced in making sustainability part of their supply chain management. 

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2018 SRM report launch

2017 Global report – Entrepreneurial SRM: solving the Value Puzzle

8 in 10 companies are actively seeking innovation from suppliers. Learn how an entrepreneurial approach to SRM can accelerate business growth.

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2017 SRM report launch


Some suppliers have much more to offer than the right product at the right price. A global leader in agricultural products, Cargill, explains how it can support customers’ growth strategies – if the relationship is right.

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Australian Defence force

Defence procurement is difficult. High-profile projects in the UK and the US have famously fallen behind and dramatically overspent. But the Australian Defence Force is looking to SRM to make a difference. 

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Australian Defence Force

Contracts Management

Contract lifecycle

We help you achieve excellence in contract lifecycle management leading to benefits such as reduced savings leakage and higher rates of compliance on contracted spend.

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Category management and strategic sourcing

We help you deliver real savings, which are sustainable long term, in a way that enhances supplier relationships. 

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We help you develop your supplier relationships into an asset rather than a cost or a risk through our SRM, supplier performance and supply chain risk management solutions. 

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State of Flux – global procurement and supply chain consultancy

State of Flux specialises in supplier management, category management and strategic sourcing, and contract lifecycle managementAs well as consulting, we offer training and supplier management software, Statess.
We are a strategic business partner to multinational companies and major public-sector organisations, working closely with them to help upgrade their procurement and supply chain capabilities, drive best practice and deliver superior business performance.

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Businesses rely on supplier relationships – but can you trust your supplier performance data?

Like many men my age, I have been told by the doctors to eat more sensibly and do more exercise. I’m now obsessed with tracking my steps. How do I know the data is right? The same thing can happen when tracking suppliers performance.

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17 Jan 19

Seven must-have features to look out for in SRM technology when managing supplier relationships

10 years of publishing SRM research has revealed that technology investment has been a perennial problem in managing supplier relationships. This year is no different. 

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10 Dec 18

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