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8 April 2024

Black Swan Event

The rise of black swan events in supply chains

Matthew King, Senior Manager at State of Flux, explores black swan events in supply chains, mitigating these events through supplier relationship management and building resilient supply chains. In recent years, the global supply chain landscape has witnessed an increasing occurrence of what Nassim Nicholas Taleb, in his seminal work ‘The Black Swan: The Impact of […]

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Company Receives Fine

Company receives $140,000 fine after delivery truck driver suffers life-changing injuries

In a new case that highlights a buyer’s responsibility for safety in their supply chain and not just on site, a transport and logistics company has been fined $140,000 following an incident that resulted in life-changing injuries. A 64-year-old truck driver was struck on the head and had both legs crushed by a 1.5 tonne

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Pocock Small Businesses

Small businesses deserve a fair shot at winning government procurement contracts says Senator Pocock

Independent Senator David Pocock says growing Australian companies are being shunned in favour of multinational firms when it comes to winning government procurement contracts. He suggests sovereign Australian companies are missing out on their share of the government’s $70 billion procurement spend, saying the commonwealth government should be better at spending money, getting value for

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Supplier Optimism

85 percent of suppliers are optimistic about the year ahead says Taulia

Despite global uncertainty, supply chain disruption and geopolitical tensions, suppliers are feeling optimistic about the year ahead, according to Taulia’s newly released Supplier Survey 2023/24. The leading provider of working capital solutions, which is a part of SAP, conducted the survey of 11,968 respondents from 132 countries to uncover supplier behaviours.  Encouragingly, 85 percent of

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Meet AI Series

Spend Matters launches ‘Meet AI’ series

PASA content partner Spend Matters has launched a nine-part series exploring how vendors have implemented AI. Covering sourcing, supplier management, spend analytics, risk, intake, AP automation, contract lifecycle management, e-Procurement and expense management solutions, the series will break down survey results and provide insights into recent vendor trends. Each article dives into the significance of

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Melbourne Big Breakfast

Procurement team building for under $1,000 and in less than five hours

Why not bring the team along to a PASA Connect Big Breakfast event this winter with seven events in seven cities to choose from? A table for 10 people is just $935 or $715 for Connect members, including a hot breakfast and three super relevant  keynote speakers – and everyone is back in the office

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