PROCUREMENT IN AN INFLATIONARY ENVIRONMENT
PROCUREMENT IN AN INFLATIONARY ENVIRONMENT
Australia’s food commodity market is well and truly in inflation mode. The long-lasting drought, the devastating bush fires and now the uncertainty around COVID-19 are taking their toll. Our director of Procurement, Aleks Strasek shares insights on 'best in class' practices in this inflationary environment...
brave new procurement world
brave new procurement world
A view from beyond the COVID-19 disruption, looking back at the the crucial role of the right procurement strategy in business survival - our director of Procurement Aleks Strasek shared his thoughts with Retail World...
BREAD & BUTTER SUCCESS STORY
BREAD & BUTTER SUCCESS STORY
Delivering result-oriented support to organisations throughout the value stream is in our DNA and as part of our social responsibility we endeavor to use our capabilities for a good cause wherever possible. With this is mind, we collaborated with 'The Bread & Butter Project’ to help provide solutions to some of the challenges they were facing. Read the success story here...
Pollen & partners launch HealthCheck
Pollen & partners launch HealthCheck
Everyone reacts differently to a global pandemic and in a constant state of change you can either fight or flight. Pollen have used this opportunity to think outside of the 1.5m social distancing box and turn their team of entrepreneurial brains into innovation mode. Alongside their capacity to collaborate they have teamed up with industry, well-being and technology expertise to develop an App (in record timing!) that will proactively assist businesses through COVID-19 looking after employees health whilst ensuring production is not impacted.
talent in a digital age
talent in a digital age
Register HERE for our upcoming networking breakfast event hosted at Pollen HQ
Pollen Academy launches Lean Six Sigma Program
Pollen Academy launches Lean Six Sigma Program
Pollen Academy have expanded their ever-growing portfolio to incorporate a Lean Six Sigma / Green Belt Program in collaboration with training organisation Vative. The Sydney debut kicks off at Pollen HQ 16-19th March with training delivered by Vatives experienced facilitators and a demonstration of results coached by Pollens team of operational excellence consultants.
Preparing for the future: sustainability, digitisation, and an aging workforce
Preparing for the future: sustainability, digitisation, and an aging workforce
We recently hosted a networking breakfast event where a panel consisting of some of the brightest minds in the digitisation area came together to discuss issues that both multinationals and SMEs are facing within the sector - Food & Beverage Industry News summarised the key take aways...
going to market with pollen asset advisory
going to market with pollen asset advisory
Pollen Asset Advisory was recently launched as a service offering to meet a growing need from clients for an integral approach to supply chain transformations. Our director Scott Varker speaks to Consultancy.com 6 and reflects on the importance of asset advisory in the FMCG market space.
from Plastic People to Environmentalists
from Plastic People to Environmentalists
The war on plastic is well underway, but is the FMCG industry fighting the right battles? We shared our thoughts with Retail World Magazine...
Pollen Recognition
Pollen Recognition
Since establishing the business in 2016, Pollen has gone from strength to strength; most recently winning 'Most Innovative Supply Chain Management' in the Global CEO of Excellence awards 2019 as well as 'Best Professional Services' at the Young Entrepreneur Sydney 2018 awards and being listed as an 'AFR Top 100 Fast Starter' and 'The One To Watch' by Consulting Magazine...