The speed and complexity of business continues to accelerate, forcing procurement organizations globally to adapt to new market conditions and grab new opportunities while maintaining discipline and efficiency.

In the midst of a global surge in innovation that has spread across all geographies and across nearly every supply market, sourcing has never had a greater potential to impact enterprise performance and sourcing leaders are on point.

This research report analyzes the strategic sourcing programs of almost 250 distinct procurement departments and presents the Best-in-Class competencies for improving the sourcing function and its results while also highlighting the market trends that shape strategic sourcing today.