Cost of getting it wrong

The potential impacts of getting purchasing wrong in business are numerous. This board illustrates the things that can go wrong and reminds organisations to ensure procurement processes and policies are rigorous enough to mitigate against these potential outcomes.
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Private care contracts for councils 'being cancelled' by the care homes due to contract terms

Care firms quit amid council cash squeeze

'Lack of money' prompts care firms to end council contracts - BBC News

British Airways: Computer problems cause flight delays - BBC News - some say the cause was due to outsourcing IT? It was certainly due to a power failure which brings to the fore the need for contingency plans with your suppliers.

Thousands hit as glitch halts BA flights

Boss says power cut behind IT problem which saw all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick cancelled.

From Pepsi to Nivea: Some of the worst advertising fails - BBC News

Some of the world's worst advertising fails

Pepsi& protest ad fell flat but the fizzy drinks maker isn& the only global brand to have got it really, really wrong.

Uk Mail contractor driver charged £800 when sick

UK Mail driver who was unable to work after car accident charged £800

Uk Mail contractor driver charged when sick

Nine G4S staff at immigration removal suspended - BBC News

Immigration detainees 'mocked and abused'

Nine G4S staff at immigration removal suspended - BBC News

Long known for squeezing its vast network of suppliers, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is about to step up the pressure.

Long known for squeezing its vast network of suppliers, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is about to step up the pressure.

Schiaparelli: Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars - BBC News With "problems with managing subcontractors" one of the findings of a recent investigation.

Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars

Image copyright ESA Image caption Artwork: The retrorockets should have fired for about 30 seconds The crashed European spacecraft Schiaparelli was ill-prepared for its attempt at.

Hip implant patients sue manufacturer - BBC News

Hip implant patients sue manufacturer

Hip implant patients sue manufacturer - BBC News

MSPs: Public sector 'must learn from Oxgangs wall collapse' - BBC News

'Lessons to learn' from wall collapse

MSPs: Public sector 'must learn from Oxgangs wall collapse' - BBC News

Foxhound MoD vehicles 'keep breaking down' - BBC News

Army armoured vehicles 'keep breaking down'

Foxhound MoD vehicles 'keep breaking down' - BBC News

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