2013 Working Capital Survey: Lessons from Top European Performers
The 15th 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
2013 Working Capital Survey: Lessons from Top US Performers
The 15th 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
An increasing number of businesses are making use of supply chain financing (SCF) which is having a "positive effect on the overall health of supply chains".
August 12, 2014
Working capital management involves balancing a host of tradeoffs. Top companies integrate these considerations into both day-to-day operations and long-term decision-making.
August 7, 2014
Some of the largest listed corporates in Europe are reaping the rewards of concentrating their efforts on managing working capital more efficiently. However, there remain areas where there is still work to be done.
August 7, 2014
Europe's largest public companies are starting to see the fruits of an increased focus on working capital. Costs and debt are beginning to fall, while cash on hand and free cash flow rise, according to REL's sixteenth survey of nearly 1,000 companies. A bylined article by Guy Cabeke of REL, a division of The Hackett Group.
August 06, 2014
The Working Capitalist - Spring 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