Table of Contents
Vol. 4, No. 6
Strategic Cost Management and the Supply Base
A purchasing practitioner offers his perspective on managing product cost with suppliers.
The Path to Sourcing Success
To ensure the best outcome, treat each supply chain sourcing event like a journey, not just a destination.
Kelly S. Longgrear, C.P.M.
Harnessing Supplier Knowledge to Reduce TCO
Getting suppliers involved in the process delivers breakthrough savings to your organization, to theirs and, ultimately, to end customers.
Advice From the C-Suite
For one procurement vice president, her rise to the executive ranks was all about answering the door when opportunity knocked — no matter how unfamiliar it looked.
Sustainability & Social Responsibility
A Look at Lesser-Known Sustainability Designations
A plethora of endorsements represent supply chain opportunities — and enable organizations to differentiate themselves in the marketplace.
Research & Surveys
Transportation Sourcing: Best Practices
A new study hones in on the characteristics best-in-class transportation procurement organizations have in common.
Business Continuity Planning: Not a Disruption
In this year of global climate disruption, a report finds that 60 percent of organizations now have business continuity plans in place — compared to with less than 50 percent in 2010.
Around the World
Doing Business in Spain
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