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.

Latest Posts

To secure SRM’s value, procurement must first define its critical success factors

Understanding SRM is one thing. Getting value from it is quite another. To see an SRM programme bear fruit, organisations must get the right executive backing and create appropriate work streams. In next week's blog, we ...

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20 Mar 19

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

You need to measure performance to manage it, but if suppliers or internal stakeholder don’t believe in the data, then you face an uphill struggle. How you review, analyse and act on data will help determine how suppliers perform.

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30 Jan 19

Upcoming Events

2019 Financial Services CPO dinner hosted at Sea Containers London

27 March 2019

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