2016 Europe Working Capital Survey: Working Capital Performance of Top European Companies
European companies posted a 1.7% improvement in their cash conversion cycle (CCC) last year as both receivables and payables improved. Download
2016 US Working Capital Survey: Working Capital Performance of Top US Companies
The 2016 US Working Capital Survey identified some possibly worrisome signs of deteriorating working capital performance. Download
It's not too late to positively impact your working capital by year-end. Your organisation can take steps now to release cash and also lay the foundation for a sustainable improvement trend. Download
Working capital or cash flow performance is often seen as a measure of a company's operating health. Test your organization's working capital capabilities and find out how to make permanent improvements in your processes. Download
The 2015 Working Capital Survey of the top 1000 companies in North America and Europe found that a significant number of these companies waste 15% or more of their EBIT through inefficient working capital management. Download
Companies have a pretty good grip on the movement of physical goods in their supply chains. But they often overlook the accompanying flow of funds - and the opportunity to make better use of limited working capital.
October 7, 2016
The inability to effectively manage working capital means your enterprise may be wasting a significant amount of cash. Insights from The Hackett Group's U.S. working capital survey.
September 27, 2016
In French. An interview of Associate Principal of REL France, Adil Lahlou, covering trends from our most recent working capital survey.
September 21, 2016
The Working Capitalist - Autumn 2016 – Our working capital surveys of nearly 2,000 companies in the US and Europe illustrate the difficulty of achieving sustained improvement in working capital performance. But those companies that do succeed in this area leverage the analytical capabilities available today, which starts with selecting effective key performance indicators and better aligning with best practices. This issue of The Working Capitalist offers insights into achieving and sustaining improved working capital performance.
REL, a division of The Hackett Group, has helped many of the world's leading businesses release billions through sustainable working capital improvements. REL focuses on three critical end-to-end processes: inventory management, accounts receivable and accounts payable to increase cash flow and service performance while reducing costs and business risks.