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Easton House, Church Street
Easton on the Hill
Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3NZ
+44 (0)1780 756777, +44 (0)1780 751610
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CIPS is a global not-for-profit organisation, serving the procurement and supply management profession. Dedicated to promoting good practice, CIPS as a professional body provides a wide range of services for the benefit of members and the wider business community, including qualifications, education and training and thought leadership in procurement and supply. With a community of 115,000 in 150 countries our Royal Charter means we exist for the public good.


Supply Chain Risk and Resilience
This paper is an introduction to the work the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) is doing to produce a good practice guide and…


The CIPS Risk Index - Global Retrospective & Quarterly Report
Understand the risks to which your supply chains are exposed with the CIPS Risk Index - powered by Dun and Bradstreet (D&B) - to gain an informed…

CIPS in the News

Helping Procurement Professionals Build Resilience in Their Own Supply Chains
Risk in global supply chains has reached its highest for almost quarter of a century, consequently, CIPS has launched an online tool that supports the development of resilience in supply chains.
The Deterioration of Global Supply Chain Conditions
Global supply chain conditions continue to deteriorate, leading to operational risks according to CIPS risk index, powered by Dun & Bradstreet.
National Coffee Day: The Global Coffee Supply Chain
Coffee is the second most valuable commodity exported by developing countries, but despite its economic significance, coffee production represents…
U.S. Representatives Propose Supply Chain Law Following Slavery Report
U.S. Representatives Carolyn Maloney and Chris Smith proposed legislation requiring public companies with global receipts of more than $100 million…


CIPS on the Web

Single Sourcing vs. Sole Sourcing - The Chartered ... - CIPS
In purchasing sole sourcing take place when only one supplier for the required item is available, whereas with single sourcing a particular supplier is purposefully chosen by the buying organisation, even when other suppliers are available (Larson and Kulchitsky, 1998; Van Weele, 2010). Single ...
CIPS Middle East Conference & Awards 2018
The CIPS Middle East Conference & Supply Managements Awards 2018.
Supply Management - Supply Management - CIPS
Latest procurement and supply chain news, opinion, analysis and jobs from Supply Management
CIPS Examinations - CIPS - Procurement and Supply ...
You have two opportunitites during the year to take exams, in May and November. To take exams, you need to have registered with CIPS
CIPS Supply Management Awards 2017 | CIPS UK Awards
Click here to the 2017 CIPS Supply Management Awards winners
CIPS Level 4 Diploma in procurement and supply | Distance ...
CIPS Level 4 Diploma in procurement and supply by distance learning is a tool designed for a valuable management tool for those moving into junior and middle management procurement roles or those supervising the procurement function
CIPS Training Manchester | Centre of Excellence
Our CIPS training in Manchester is based at the Novotel Manchester. Our Centre of Excellence is a fantastic city centre venue with exceptional facilities.
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