The nature of the construction industry, whereby works and services are carried out on a project-by-project basis, means the sourcing approach is different from that of other sectors. There is no steady flow of demand, so it is not predictable. In industries akin to manufacturing, often estimates can be made for the next few years, […]
Cancer Research UK is the world’s foremost independent charity dedicated to cancer awareness, research, prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Working collaboratively with scientists, the medical profession, international research institutes, patients and government bodies, and raising awareness through numerous fundraising projects, it has developed ground-breaking scientific research that has helped to save hundreds of thousands of lives […]
The Purchasing Office of Coni Servizi (part of the operating company of the Italian National Olympic Committee’s activities) has been using a digital platform to manage the supplier registry, tenders and contracts for projects including major construction works. This step increases efficiency and traceability, security and transparency in compliance with public administration contracting rules, which are […]
Using the integrated platform provided by BravoSolution, Helvetia is now able to manage supplier relationships across all procurement processes, from the selection process and contract assignment to performance assessment.
The insurance company has recently created a new Purchasing Management Office for its Italian Headquarters, involving the redefinition of roles and activities and the introduction of a digital platform […]
Case Study: Autogrill
The group now has a presence in 30 countries, with 70% of turnover generated outside Italy, and has reorganised its processes from a single-country approach to centralised teams. Aldo Papa, global head of procurement activities, explains the goals of this transformation and the benefits achieved in terms of supplier management, also as a result […]
Case Study: McDonald’s
The web portal created to optimise the procurement process manages the entire relationship online, from selection to negotiation. Reactions to the initiative have been very positive: by registering with the portal, suppliers can see straight away what sort of requests they can expect in the world of McDonald’s and obtain all the information […]
Case Study: Premier Healthcare Alliance
Premier introduced QualityAdvisor in 2010, an innovative solution that can help hospitals analyze opportunities for improving the quality of patient care and accelerate the path to sustainable change. BravoSolution Change Management Expertise Fast Tracks the Premier Healthcare Alliance.
For Premier’s members, change in healthcare is being driven by forces outside the industry itself. […]
Case Study: The Moray Council
In the Scottish Public Sector, spending on works, goods and services has reached in excess of £10 billion a year. The Scottish Government has made considerable progress over the last few years to address some of the most common issues facing buyers and suppliers in public procurement. This is directly linked to the […]
Case Study: Crossrail
Crossrail is one of the most significant infrastructure projects ever undertaken in the UK and is currently the largest construction project in Europe.
The numbers involved are testimony to its size and complexity: 10,000 people working across 40 sites; a route running over 100km, 42km of new twin-bore tunnels requiring 250,000 tunnel segments of […]