Tag Archive: BCI

Do your suppliers ever let you down?

Summary The Business Continuity Institute has found that UK businesses, particularly in the manufacturing sector, are taking too many risks by not ensuring their suppliers are capable of meeting their obligations. The risks are primarily to revenue and reputation. How reliable is your supply chain? I ask this after reading the latest survey on Supply…

You don’t know what you don’t know

Last week I posted an item entitled “Do your suppliers ever let you down?“. The post summarised the results of the recently released BCI Supply Chain Resilience Survey 2010. I wanted to dig into the data a bit more because I think it contains a real nugget. I speak to lots of manufacturing companies and…

Tag Archive: BCI

Do your suppliers ever let you down?

Summary The Business Continuity Institute has found that UK businesses, particularly in the manufacturing sector, are taking too many risks by not ensuring their suppliers are capable of meeting their obligations. The risks are primarily to revenue and reputation. How reliable is your supply chain? I ask this after reading the latest survey on Supply…

You don’t know what you don’t know

Last week I posted an item entitled “Do your suppliers ever let you down?“. The post summarised the results of the recently released BCI Supply Chain Resilience Survey 2010. I wanted to dig into the data a bit more because I think it contains a real nugget. I speak to lots of manufacturing companies and…