Article Index - Results

2001 Purchasing Today Article Index
Term selected: Case Studies

A valuable reference tool, the Article Index is a comprehensive list of articles that have appeared in Inside Supply Management® (formerly Purchasing Today® and NAPM Insights®) magazine. Articles are organized by subject for easy locating and study.

  • A Conflict of Ethical Standards Members Only Content
    Matthew T. Hunter, C.P.M., April, Vol. 12, No. 4, p. 24.

    Resolving organizational conflict when senior executives are involved requires a collaborative solution.

  • A Partnering Agreement at IMC Members Only Content
    Robert A. Kemp, Ph.D., C.P.M., May, Vol. 12, No. 5, p. 20.

    What cost does an organization pay when it enters into a partnering agreement?

  • ARC Brands' Buying Secret Members Only Content
    Joseph L. Cavinato, Ph.D., C.P.M., July, Vol. 12, No. 7, p. 23.

    In an effort to cut costs, ARC Brands is facing a price crisis that could affect the entire supply chain.

  • Achieving Inventory Synchronization Members Only Content
    Thomas J. Bassett, C.P.M., September, Vol. 12, No. 9, p. 20.

    How realistic is it for an organization with no prior automated process experience to implement an inventory synchronization plan successfully?

  • Consider the Economic Incentives of CPFR Members Only Content
    O. Karl Mann, Ph.D., October, Vol. 12, No. 10, p. 22.

    Electronic inventory management systems that unify a supply channel with a mutual demand forecast for each SKU often appreciably reduce carrying costs and clearly increase customer satisfaction.

  • Develop a Second-Tier Supplier Strategy Members Only Content
    Tim Baker, C.P.M., CFPIM, SPHR, August, Vol. 12, No. 8, p. 18.

    The Analysis: Cost Reduction

  • Drive Shaft Decision Members Only Content
    Lisa M. Ellram, Ph.D., C.P.M., A.P.P., January, Vol. 12, No. 1, p. 24.

    An organization is assured that material quality specifications will be met; however, lab results indicate otherwise.

  • Infotab’s Delivery Challenge Members Only Content
    Cathy Gilles, November, Vol. 12, No. 11, p. 29.

    With a plan to save money on lower-priced raw materials, Infotab may find itself losing money in this effort.

  • Look before You Leap Members Only Content
    Ray Thaner, C.P.M., December, Vol. 12, No. 12, p. 27.

    The focus for supply managers must always be larger than just the issue at hand.

  • Overcoming Supplier Deficiencies Members Only Content
    Camille Godwin-Austen, C.P.M., A.P.P., February, Vol. 12, No. 2, p. 22.

    The Analysis: Supplier Relations

  • Partnering Contracts Need Investigation Members Only Content
    Krishnan Hariharan, June, Vol. 12, No. 6, p. 24.

    The Analysis: Partnering Agreements

  • The Lakeshore Boat Company, Inc. Members Only Content
    Robert A. Kemp, Ph.D., C.P.M., March, Vol. 12, No. 3, p. 33.

    Faced with an unethical decision, what choices are available when senior executives are involved?