Category: Supply Side

SSRO Consultation – Regulating Single-Source Defence Procurement

SSRO wants more power, but will they get it?


Analysis of Public Sector Procurement Reveals Growth in Tenders and Contract Awards

Highlights of the Tussell report on UK public sector spending activity 2016 over 2015


Risk Allocation In Government Contracts & Commercial Stupidity From Serco

Mistake by supplier costs £120 million


Rolls-Royce, Not the Other Rolls-Royce, Agrees to Corrupt Practice Penalty

Paying the penalty for a decade of bribes to officials worldwide to gain government contracts


Social Audits in the Supply Chain – ‘A Diagnostic Tool that Doesn’t Fix Things’

How effective are social audits in the supply chain? And how deep are their limitations?


Contracts with Fat Leonard and Endemic Corruption in the US Navy

Hundreds of staff implicated in scandal


Deloitte Grovels Before Power

Not a good precedent for government behaviour?


Defence Corruption – How Big a Problem Is It?

44 allegations of fraud in UK’s MOD


Southern Rail – What Happened To Risk Transfer?

Who is to blame for passenger stress?


Buying Professional Services (Part 2) – What Are We Looking For?

Why do organisations buy professional services?