2014 Europe Working Capital Survey: Working Capital Practices of Top European Companies
The 16th edition of the REL 1000 Working capital survey analyzes the working capital practices of the 1,000 largest publicly traded European companies by revenue with eye-opening results. Download
2014 US Working Capital Survey: Find out how top US companies are managing their working capital
The 16th edition of the REL 1000 Working capital Survey analyzes the working capital practices of the 1,000 largest publicly traded US companies by revenue with eye-opening results. Download
US state agencies have $1.1 trillion of debt; source-to-settle operational improvements can restore budget bliss. Download
Best-practice and globally standardised receivables processes put ARCADIS on the path to generating €100 million cash to pursue acquisition goals. Download
Key steps in getting your maintenance, repair and operating spend (MRO) under control. Download
A bylined article by REL Associate Principal Guy Cabeke - Despite clear advantages, adoption of e-invoicing is still quite rare. This is largely due to misconceptions around the investment in technologies required and the perception of low ROI.
February 4, 2015
A bylined article by REL's Jonas Schoefer - Delaying payments is a common tactic taken by large companies when trying to ease cash flow. However, it can lead to an array of problems for the supply chain; specifically small and medium-sized suppliers. This article explores the impact of this practice and provides advice for firms affected.
February 2, 2015
A bylined article by REL's Jonas Schoefer - Optimising working capital, supply chain stability and help for the company's suppliers are just three of the ways in which supply chain finance (SCF) can benefit the treasury department. This article also examines the mechanics of SCF.
January 23, 2015
Bylined article by Guy Cabeke, associate principal of REL, a division of The Hackett Group.
December 1, 2014
The Working Capitalist - Autumn 2014 newsletter, featuring research & analysis on new and emerging issues related to working capital management.
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.
Summit TV (SA), "Business Q&A,"
REL director for South Africa Jonas Schoefer unpacks details on how the working capital performance improved slightly for 160 of the largest South African public companies in the REL analysis, in an interview with South African Business and Financial Journalist Candy Guvi. Watch Now