Author Archives for Gemma Thompson

About Gemma Thompson

Gemma is currently part of Proxima’s Consulting Fast Track Programme, after graduating university with a First Class Honours in Logistics & Supply Chain Management. Gemma is part of our client delivery team, responsible for identifying and implementing strategic projects, highlighting opportunities, and driving improvement across a variety of categories. During her time at Proxima, Gemma has explored an interest in the sustainability and CSR agenda within global supply chains, and the part procurement can play in their effective strategic transformation.

The UK ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ Scheme – what next?

As we approach the end of August 2020, we also approach the end of Britain’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme. The... View Article

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Avoiding the bullwhip: Navigating volatile demand in a post-COVID world

As countries begin to emerge from the turbulence generated by Covid-19, so too does the real impact on trade. Add... View Article

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Retail procurement: Aligning shared values in retail

No longer can retailers rely on their product offering alone. The demise of the high street portrayed in the news... View Article

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The conscious consumer – Buying the change they want retail to make?

Once satisfied by the right quality and a fair price, consumer expectations have now evolved far beyond this dual dimension... View Article

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