October 12, 2015

[WEBINAR] Four Pillars of Sourcing Success

In the midst of a global surge in innovation that has spread across all geographies and nearly every supply market, the winners in business will be th…
September 30, 2015

Supply chain integration

2015 is becoming the year of the merger, which means megamergers and industry consolidation is being driven across many supply chains. Consolidated su…
September 30, 2015

Firing your strategic missile

A few decades ago purchasing was still seen as ‘operational’ and companies focused largely on inputs such as materials and services. Purchasing mo…
September 29, 2015

Measuring your procurement performance

It is a widely accepted fact that…
September 24, 2015

Collaboration in supply chain…

Supply chain collaboration will improve visibility and streamline the supply chain management in the procurement environment.…
September 18, 2015

Failing to plan is planning to fail

All purchases require a distinct level of planning, the intensity of which is based on the type and level of purchase being made. Let us say for insta…
September 15, 2015

Impact of supply chain on the food & beverage industry…..

Gandhi rightly said, “There are people in the world so hungry, that god cannot appear to them except in the form of bread” In 1980, food waste…
August 19, 2015

Technology is two faced

Technology is two faced- innovative or disruptive. We all feel it, but sometimes can’t find words to describe it. Procurement is the best example to…
August 18, 2015

Feel the pulse of procurement!!!

More spending is a key component of virtually all aggressive business growth strategies. The imperative for CPOs is to determine how their organizatio…
July 31, 2015

Are procurement professionals honey bees of the organization?

Where would we be without bees? As far as important species go, they are top of the list. They are critical pollinators: they pollinate 70  out of 10…