Driving EBIDTA improvements in the food service sector

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Over the recent years, the eating-out-of-home sector has evolved tremendously, and of course, had more than its fair share of challenges. Never has this been truer than today, and with cost pressures and uncertainty facing businesses, coupled with consumers feeling the squeeze on their finances, we predict even more challenging times are ahead.   Competition across the casual dining space is …

4C Retail – May Networking Event

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4C Associates’ Insights in Retail networking event at Searcy’s @ at the Gherkin brought together a group of senior leaders from across the retail, food service and convenience industries supported by 4C’s own team of retail industry experts. The round table discussion centred on why the use of data and insights is now, not an option, but a necessity in decision making for retailers and why adopting the use of data is paramount to ensuring their survival in …

Supply Chain Online: 4C Associates Partners with Scanmarket

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4C Associates and Scanmarket have announced a partnership to provide leading businesses with in-depth procurement expertise, alongside cutting edge eSourcing solutions.  4C Associates, a leading European procurement consultancy specialising in cost reduction and transformation, and Scanmarket, a market-leading strategic sourcing provider, have announced a joint partnership to bring clients the latest eSourcing solutions together with award winning consultancy services. Read …

4C Associates signs procurement support contract with Maxeda DIY Group

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PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brussels, Belgium – 05 July 2013 4C Associates, Europe’s leading cost transformation consultancy, has announced the signing of a procurement support contract with Maxeda DIY Group for one year, the largest DIY retailer in the Benelux. “We are delighted to have entered into an agreement with a company as established and successful as Maxeda” said Edward Ainsworth, Managing …

4C Associates opens Brussels office

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Brussels, Belgium – 30 January 2013: 4C Associates, a leading cost transformation consultancy, has announced the opening of a Brussels office. “Our new office demonstrates 4C’s commitment to continuing to grow our business, and offering the best possible service to our European partners,” said Ed Ainsworth, Managing Director at 4C Associates. “A localised offering will allow us to build on …

Company expansion

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February 2007 4C has continued its rapid expansion by opening a new office in Warsaw to provide low cost sourcing services to global clients as well as local account management for 4C’s Polish customers. This comes only weeks after the announcement of their Shanghai office expansion and further confirms the company’s commitment to offering global procurement solutions. The addition of …

Top 3 for 4C

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December 2006 4C Associates, the procurement solutions company, was awarded a position in the top three of the 2006 Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100. The list contains the fastest growing private UK companies and ranks them by sales growth over the past three years. In 2000 joint Chief Executives, Edward Ainsworth and Peter Marson founded 4C Associates as …