My Purchasing Center Hosts Webcast on E-Sourcing at Newell Rubbermaid

By Susan Avery

October 10, 2011 at 10:17 AM

My Purchasing Center on demand webcast, Driving Savings and Compliance at Newell Rubbermaid.


In the webcast, Paula Cushing, Head of the e-Sourcing Team at Newell Rubbermaid, shares her vision and objectives and discusses her team's strategies in enabling key sourcing and procurement processes to deliver true procurement transformation. She has more than 20 years experience developing sourcing strategies that help improve operating efficiencies in both technical and manufacturing industries, and she has expertise in supply chain management, e-procurement and ERP system implementation.

The session includes an introduction by Emily Rakowski, Head of Procurement Marketing for SAP. She shares key findings from a recent study on trends in procurement management including topics of collaboration, procurement reach and sustainability practices. Rakowski brings more than 15 years experience in high-tech marketing and management consulting to SAP, including procurement and sourcing-focused experience at software companies and strategy consulting firms.

The webcast will have plenty of time for your questions as well. Please join us. For more information and to register for the webcast, please click here.

Pictured: Paula Cushing  





Tags: Strategic sourcing Procurement E-sourcing
Category: Blog Post

Susan Avery


Susan Avery is Editor-in-Chief at My Purchasing Center. She writes articles, blogs and white papers and manages and creates other content for the online procurement and supply management publication. She produces and moderates roundtable discussions, podcasts, webcasts and video interviews. Susan has 30 years experience covering procurement and supply management for Purchasing magazine and 

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