Elevating Supplier Management: A Strategic Imperative for Boeing and the Aviation Industry

From groundbreaking promises to a crisis-laden journey, Boeing's 737 MAX series, once envisioned for fuel efficiency and advanced tech, became synonymous with tragedy and design flaws. 


BLOG: Boeing

Partnership Announcement: State of Flux & CIPS

State of Flux & CIPS join forces to transform global procurement! Our mission? Amplify market access to training by focusing on driving participation in Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) and CIPS professional certification.


Partnership: Sof x CIPS

2023 Global SRM Research Report is out now!

Discover how your extended enterprise affects your organisation and supply chain with the latest findings and insights from our 2023 Global Research, featuring exclusive case studies and interviews. Find out how global leaders and companies are focusing on their extended enterprise and how you can do the same by downloading the 2023 report today.


2023 SRM Research Report

Public Training Courses


The Public Course delivery version (rather than dedicated in-house) allows you to have just one, two or a handful of learners join the course – providing a budget-friendly approach to team development.


Training 2023

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, SupplierBase.
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.