Utilizing Predictive Supplier Performance Information for Successful Non-Core Supplier Management
Jeff Baron, Director, Open Ratings, Inc., 928 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, (617) 582.5100, email@example.com
87th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2002 - San Francisco, CA
How well a company’s product performs can be attributed to how well their core suppliers are performing. The consequences of choosing a poor performing supplier can mean the difference between significant cost savings or losses. But what are the financial and performance risks associated with choosing poor performing suppliers?