Spend Matters welcomes a guest post from Abigail Green, at Mintec Ltd. As the Christmas season gets underway and festive foods such as Christmas puddings […]
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For outcomes, whether you get preferred delivery, higher quality, better post-sales support, more favorable warranties, or better pricing based on prompt payments as a result of getting diverse suppliers paid faster than the norm, it is important to consider the need to engage the broader finance organization (e.g., AP) and even other functions to implement a program successfully. And try to broaden your vision and go outside the standard procurement playbook in the process.
For many procurement organizations focused on manufacturing category management efforts, 2012 proved a challenging year. Demand and price volatility and an uncertain economic picture across […]
The trip out to Chicago O'Hare hotels or the airport for morning breakfasts or meetings always reminds me about the importance of timing and data […]
Later this week, Spend Matters will publish our latest Compass research brief covering the source-to-pay technology market: Next Level Sourcing and Commodity Management: Evaluating the […]