Thinking about outcomes when supplying can lead to innovation, explains Innes Willox, CEO of Ai Group. Outcomes-based procurement has attracted significant attention over recent years both internationally and across Australia. It has, for instance, been incorporated into Queensland’s Procurement Policy which now requires Queensland government agencies to pursue opportunities to develop innovative supply solutions, either … Continue reading Using innovative approaches to deliver value for money through outcomes-based procurement
The federal opposition yesterday announced a plan to encourage the use of locally-manufactured rail transport.
The Australian Manufacturing Forum was front and centre at the start of something we believe will have a real impact on public policy.
A Senate inquiry has recommended Commonwealth procurement consider the broader benefits of buying locally.
Australia’s military procurement laws have been questioned by the Footwear Manufacturers’ Association.
According to Barry Thomas, these days effective procurement is also about establishing and maintaining valuable business relationships.
Defence will continue to procure slouch hats from the Australian companies Akubra and Mountcastle.