In part 4 of the Source One video series, Kathleen Jordan completes the discussion on marketing and sourcing with a case study that demonstrates how sourcing can benefit from partnering with a consulting firm to address marketing’s needs.
An MEI - "Global Manufacturing Enterprise Series" Webinar July 8, 2014 60 minutes... 10:00AM to 11:00 AM PT FREE! This webinar has two important objectives: 1.To explain the fundamental risks that MUST be addressed before operating, selling or buying merchandise in a foreign country. 2. To present a framework for evaluating these risks PRIOR to executing in a foreign land.
My Purchasing Center conversed with the Global Head of Textile Coatings at Bayer MaterialScience Nicholas Smith about the new waterborne and solvent-free polyurethane coating technology for textiles, INSQIN®, with a Partner Manufacturer Program that seeks to foster and realize true collaboration between upstream suppliers, manufacturers and brand owners.
With today’s emphasis on cutting costs, it’s good to know that quality and value still count at many organizations. Often, this comes in the form of process improvement techniques that can not only help reduce costs but can help improve an organization’s efficiency and overall value proposition.