When we think about cybersecurity, we picture hackers behind laptops breaking into large financial corporations or, recently, the 2016 US presidential election. When we think about Procurement,... Read More
Recent research published in APQC’s Supply Chain Management Priorities and Challenges report provides insights surrounding 2018 supply chain management priorities challenges, trends, Read More
A key performance indicator for the procurement process Read More
(This article is an extract from a kodiakrating.com article and is published courtesy of kodiakrating.com) The old leadership adage: ‘You’re only as good as your team’ truly applies when it comes to optimizing the innovation, supplier collaboration can cre… Read More
Jim Lawton explains to My Purchasing Center how D&B Supply Management Solutions helps companies understand their relationships with partners and suppliers.
My Purchasing Center talks to David Bush, CEO at Iasta, about ways procurement can tackle their challenges with managing data.
Economics drives the supply chain. This is more than aligning supply and demand. It is about how a global economy works and its impact on your company and your suppliers. Economics is not the “dismal science” as once maligned. It is at the root of everythi… Read More
Supply chain professionals must rethink their entire logistics strategies both eternally and internally with the emergence of robot trucks. Read More
Can you think of a organization with a truly global presence that is unaware of the value an effective procurement organization can add to its business model? Only the most backwards of business leaders have their heads in the sand when it comes to procure… Read More
Highways do not intimidate me. I’d much rather be in a line of trucks than just about with anyone else out on the interstate. But these days my highway reference point is shifting. Perhaps the chronic driver shortage has impacted the natural selection of d… Read More
Surprised by accessorial charges on your LTL freight bill? Learn why LTL carriers charge accessorials, and how your freight characteristics and process inefficiencies may be the culprits that cost extra for you and your LTL carriers
More shippers today appear to be outsourcing some or all of their logistics. How does a company decide that outsourcing logistics is the right choice? This white paper can help companies decide, set reasonable expectations for what outsourcing can contribute to the organization, and how much of a ro…
A successful sourcing strategy means that companies like yours should consolidate spend for better visibility and track savings to the bottom line. Read this article to learn about the six key steps to achieving sourcing excellence.
Due to funding constraints, fast-paced business environments, and ever-evolving procurement needs, a one-size-fits-all approach to deploying and managing best-in-class procurement capabilities. Read how to deliver a successful deployment strategy that aligns with business needs.