Commodity markets are volatile, driven by our increasingly volatile world. As we write this blog, it has been over 6 months since the pandemic hit and businesses are yet to recover from its unprecedented impact that exposed them to several risks across the trading value chain. …


Minimizing commodity risks in the energy industry

In the energy industry, one of the most fundamental issues is pricing. When commodity prices fall, oil and gas companies are typically forced to cut back on drilling rigs and exploration. They also need to look at ways to reduce costs across the supply chain to ensure profitable operations. However…


A strategic guide to E-sourcing software to make your sourcing supply chain error-free and disruption-proof

The whole world is a ‘supply store’ for direct materials companies — wood pulp comes from Canada, coffee from Brazil, rubber from Thailand, polyethylene from China and corn from the US. While there are definite advantages to having a sourcing supply chain stretching around the globe, the flip side is…


EY’s ‘Top 10 business risks facing mining and metals in 2019–20’ report ranks ‘Digital Effectiveness’ at the number two position, stating that digital is the key to achieving productivity and margin improvements. However, while miners are making progress in using digital solutions for single issues or bottlenecks, it is important…


In recent times, risk management has become critical for enterprises. They face significant risks from market influences that impact prices and supply and demand; internal factors such as a breakdown in processes, systems, or ethics; or other external factors related to weather. …


Despite there being a considerable movement worldwide on what Sustainability entails, the idea of Sustainability, even less so sustainability reporting, is still ambiguous for most working professionals.

Data here lends the much-needed credibility and transparency. It makes understanding parameters that make up the concept of Sustainability relatable and intelligible and…


As creators of products, services, and makers of wealth, large enterprises contribute significantly to the social structure. Their everyday choices and decisions have the potential to change outcomes for entire communities and the environment at large. …


Security for any solution has always been a key concern of the top management. They remain concerned not just about the customer’s data but also about the robustness of the used applications. As per Veracode, on average 76% of the applications have at least one security flaw. The applications carry…


Despite there being a considerable movement worldwide on what Sustainability entails, the idea of Sustainability is still unambiguous for most working professionals, even less so sustainability reporting, when it comes to social, CSR, environmental, and employee health and safety reporting.

Data here lend the much-needed credibility and transparency. It makes…


Supply chain risk management software is a powerful tool to help companies identify and prioritize supply chain risks.

Picture yourself in a boat out in the ocean with sharks circling the depths beneath you. Their form and size may be unclear by their shadow, their position around you changes, and…

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