Deb Oler, Vice President and General Manager, Grainger Brand, talks to My Purchasing Center about inventory management and the company's vending solutions, keeping facilities safe--and the gnarly products MRO procurement teams bring to the branches.
Benjamin Moore is a new supplier to Grainger, says John Vanderpool, Director, New Business Development. He talks about the company's green products and how they help customers solve some of their toughest challenges.
Bill Michels of ISM, ADR North America and ISM-ADR China talks to My Purchasing Center about innovation and something few in procurement are preparing for--succession planning. What will companies do when Baby Boomers retire?
Source One’s Fandozzi continues her presentation with a look at ways procurement can meet challenges of sourcing indirect categories. Tools such as reporting, transparency and training can be particularly helpful to market procurement value, she says.