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How Often Should You Check or Change Your PPE Equipment?

Corona changed all that – many organisations suddenly found themselves needing a regular supply...

Print and promotional merchandise as part of your branding strategy

Offline vs OnlineThe most obvious shift is of course to online. The pandemic has forced...

Coronavirus: When to Wear PPE Masks in Schools and Colleges

What PPE Is – And When to Use It

Infection with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) can occur...

Ever Given runs aground in the Suez Canal causing supply chain mayhem

Like so many other trends, the pandemic has accelerated a pre-existing movement towards...

Can you use 3D printing to manufacture parts and components?

We revisit this debate to help you decide if 3D printing can be suitable for the manufacture of...

SupplyDevon - Helping organisations in Devon buy better

The regional procurement platform has been developed by Applegate in partnership with Ghyston, ...

Improving Supply Chain Resilience

It is now clear that any deal the UK strikes with the EU at the end of the Brexit transition...

Fairness in Machine Learning

Computers are no more unbiased than people – they are designed by and operated by humans. With...

Buying better: tackling climate change through procurement

Tackling climate change, racial and sex discrimination, and the economic impact of COVID-19 all...