Browsing: Supply Chain

Last week I spoke at an industry event in Philadelphia and when I posed the question – “How many of your organizations are doing Strategic Sourcing?” almost all the hands went up and when I asked the same question regarding Category Management there were still numerous raised hands.…

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The conversation around the differences between Strategic Sourcing and Category Management is one of the hottest topics in our profession today.  The response to this blog series has been overwhelming and for that I am truly grateful because it signifies that we are at the very edge of…

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Our webinar series on “The Journey from Strategic Sourcing to Category Management ” continues it’s very successful run and the next one on August 22nd is going to focus on Process and Information Management & Technology.  As usual, we will be following our Maturity Model to frame the conversation…

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Process is highly overrated in terms of the effectiveness and efficiency of a Procurement/Supply Chain organization and by that, I mean, the design, details and number of chevrons in that process.  Yet, many a time we have clients clamoring for a new process, asking how that’s going to…

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is one of the domains where the difference between Strategic Sourcing and Category Management is quite dramatic.  If you are reading this, I hope it is because this topic had resonated with you (as it has with thousands, yes thousands of others) as a key way to move…

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