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24 March 2022
We look at the different touch points of a product to better understand how to calculate the cost of goods. Watch this video to understand: What impacts cost of goods How calculate the true cost of goods View time: 2 minutes
24 March 2022
In this video, we look at why collaboration is important for effective working. Watch this video to understand: Why collaborative working is so important Four top tips to help you work more collaboratively/li> View time: 14 minutes AUTHOR Andy Coley Founder of Andy Coley CTC Ltd  
24 March 2022
We look at the different ways that stores and customers are impacted by the supply chain, and the reasons behind these impacts Watch this video to understand: Common impacts of supply chain on stores Who is impacted The causes behind intended and unintended impacts View time: 8 minutes
24 March 2022
We look at the new product development (NPD) process, and what it means for supply chain. Watch this video to: Learn what new product development (NPD) is Explore the execution process that brings products to launch Understand key milestones View time: 12 minutes
24 March 2022
Are you looking to understand how to become more productive at work? In this video, we look at tools that will help you improve your productivity and transform the way you work. Watch this video to: Explore different characteristics of productivity Understand how you work Learn tips and tools to become more productive View time: 22 minutes AUTHOR ...
24 March 2022
Are you looking to understand how you can bring people together in any working environment? In this video, we look at how to improve remote collaborative skills to enhance the performance of your team. Watch this video to see: How to build trust in your team when hybrid working How to find your focus How to become great at meetings View time: 14 minutes ...
24 March 2022
We look at the demand planning process, and how it presents opportunities for your business. Watch this video to understand: What demand planning is Why it’s is important, and how it can make your business more productive and efficient Where demand planning sits within the supply chain View time: 12 minutes
24 March 2022
Your overview of economic and policy news with a focus on the food and consumer goods industry, featuring the latest developments and guidance on the Ukraine crisis, the rising cost of living, labour shortages, COVID-19 and adapting to a new relationship with the EU. Chancellor unveils Spring Statement The Chancellor has unveiled the Spring Statement , announcing a number of polici...
24 March 2022
The UK Eating Out sector is expected to reach 79% of its pre-pandemic value in 2022 Consumer behaviour and socioeconomic factors are slowing recovery and driving disparity QSR is the driving force behind market growth Restaurants and Pubs will continue to recover but pace will slow Focus on customer experience, investment in technology and mitigating costs will support recovery ...
24 March 2022
The ONS has released its latest inflation data up to February 2022. Overall, this is the highest year-on-year inflation level for 30 years, recording 6.2% on the CPI index and 5.5% on the CPIH index. As a comparison, the old RPI measure inflation reached 8.2% up from 7.8% to January 2022. Inflationary pressure continues to be broad-based with most sectors showing increase. As shown ...