China’s fifth SCF Innovation Summit was held in Shenzhen on March 30. Last year saw the government release its first policy paper and focus on supply chain finance.
The self-styled “social network for businesses” believes emerging technologies will transform global supply chains and says its just-launched innovation incubator is open to all.
This year’s SCF Observatory conference included a focus on innovative new SCF solutions, whose dynamism is challenging invoice discounting and factoring.
The French fashion label has put corporate social responsibility at the heart of an initiative to strengthen relationships with its key suppliers.
Payments made in 2017 by trade credit insurers to UK businesses for unpaid bills rose to their highest level since the global financial crisis, reports the ABI.
What an orange bicycle in China tells us about how the Internet of Things, e-payments and 'pay as you go' models will revolutionise European supply chains.
Moving from the CFO role at a subsidiary of Bayer to the leadership role in a small, relatively new start-up is a career leap that not many would undertake.
The SCF Community names Luca Gelsomino as its first-ever academic director, highlighting the need for collaboration between corporate players and academia.
Luca Gelsomino, academic director of the SCF Community, asks Prof Hua Song of Renmin University, Beijing, about his recent research and SCF in China.
Carillion's early payment facility for suppliers may have helped its supply chain when it was launched. But did it make matters worse as the company collapsed?