2004 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: Contracts
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.
In exchange for reduced costs, supply managers agree to purchase certain goods and/or services across multiple sites from a primary supplier.
Use the techniques described as well as your own creativity to manage risks associated with market unpredictability.
Software license contracts contain many important details that define issues such as support, upgrades and ownership.
Supply managers need to understand "enforceable" methods for managing contracts to motivate suppliers.