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2002 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: Supply Management

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.

  • Focus and Alignment: Part of the Broad Vision Members Only Content
    Carolyn Pye Sostrom, November, Vol. 13, No. 11, p. 38. (Exam Alert: )

    Supply management professionals can play a vital role in their organization's strategic planning processes.

  • Is Purchasing Extinct? Members Only Content
    Tracy Darmer, January, Vol. 13, No. 1, p. 36.

    The traditional profession strives to find a home in the scope of supply management.

  • Knowledge Management: The Supply Chain Nerve Center Members Only Content
    John Yuva, July, Vol. 13, No. 7, p. 34. (Exam Alert: )

    In supply management organizations, employees retire, business values change, and processes are redefined. Though this is a natural part of the business environment, how do these changes affect the informational supply chain? While information flow is an intangible part of the supply chain, its presence is a major factor in adding value to the supply management organization and its suppliers. Without an efficient knowledge management model in place, information that is critical to the current, ongoing, and future success of the supply chain may be jeopardized. In short, knowledge management is retrieving the right information, for the right people, at the right time.

  • New Frontiers: Defining Supply Management Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy and Tracy Darmer, January, Vol. 13, No. 1, p. 30.

    You’ve been wondering. You’ve been asking. Now, here it is: the definition of "supply management." This critical function and your profession are entering a whole new era.

  • The Supply Chain of Dollars and Cents Members Only Content
    Julie S. Roberts, June, Vol. 13, No. 6, p. 38.

    Supply managers can step ahead with business performance by adopting a broad financial perspective in supply chain functionality.

  • Value X 4 Equals Excellence Members Only Content
    Julie S. Roberts, August, Vol. 13, No. 8, p. 38.

    When the four individual supply chains that compose an entire supply chain are optimized, excellence results.