The Global Sourcing Decision


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Global Supply Management Conference

Mesa, AZ
September 2007

Author(s):

D. Steven Wade, Director of Benchmarking/Marketing, CAPS Research

Review data collected from a recent CAPS Research survey on low cost sourcing, and identify recent trends in global sourcing. Discover where companies are moving, why they're moving and the key factors in their decision-making process. Explore best practices for continuously refining risk assessments for complex issues ranging from labor to logistics to infrastructure to political stability. Examine how some companies made global sourcing decisions that they're living with today, and try to determine the next global sourcing hot spot.