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Article Index - Results

1995 NAPM Insights 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 Choice of Two Suppliers Members Only Content
    Renae Hesselink, April, Vol. 6, No. 4, p. 4.

    This month, NAPM Insights® presents a case that deals with supplier selection. As with previous cases, watch next month for our analysis of this case. We encourage you to create your own analysis and submit it to NAPM Insights® for possible publication. Leave a voice message by calling 800/888-6276, ext. 3073. Or, mail your written comments to Jeanette Budding, editor, NAPM Insights®, P.O. Box 22160, Tempe, AZ 85285-2160; or fax to 602/752-7890.

  • A Question of Quality Improvement
    Patrick J. Egan, September, Vol. 6, No. 9, p. 4.

    This article is not available online.

  • A Question of Quality Improvement Members Only Content
    Robin Li, August, Vol. 6, No. 8, p. 4.

    Today's companies demand continuous product improvement. How does one foster quality concepts among all employees?

  • An Impossible Task? Members Only Content
    James J. Leahy, C.P.M., November, Vol. 6, No. 11, p. 14.

    A reduced supply base, minimum-order quantities, and centralization of the contracting process can help support a quality-improvement directive.

  • Basics in Bid Discrepancies Members Only Content
    C. Jean Ele, C.P.M., May, Vol. 6, No. 5, p. 4.

    This analysis offers one solution to the case on selecting the best supplier. However, in any case study, there may be several ways to interpret the information. We want your analysis. Please send your comments to: Jeanette Budding, editor, NAPM Insights®, P.O. Box 22160, Tempe, AZ 85285-2160, or fax to 602/752-7890. You may also leave a voice message at 800/888-6276, ext. 3073.

  • Cultivating Potential Suppliers Members Only Content
    Chee Ching, June, Vol. 6, No. 6, p. 4.

    A high-tech firm, facing changing requirements, must reevaluate its supply base.

  • Hiring the Ideal Purchaser
    Michael A. McGinnis, C.P.M., February, Vol. 6, No. 2, p. 4.

    This article is not available online.

  • Hiring the Ideal Purchaser
    Ronald K. Haag, C.P.M. and Ronald D. Kean, C.P.M., March, Vol. 6, No. 3, p. 4.

    This article is not available online.

  • Roadblocks in a Bid System Members Only Content
    Richard R. Young, C.P.M., December, Vol. 6, No. 12, p. 12.

    This month, NAPM Insights presents a case that deals with bid solicitation in a short time frame. As with previous cases, watch next month for our analysis of this case. We encourage you to create your own analysis and submit it to NAPM Insights for possible publication. Leave a voice message by calling 800/888-6276, ext. 3073; mail your written comments to Carolyn Pye, writer, NAPM Insights®, P.O. Box 22160, Tempe, AZ 85285-2160; fax to 602/752-7890.

  • Serving the Business Needs Members Only Content
    Gordon Roberts, C.P.M., July, Vol. 6, No. 7, p. 4.

    This analysis offers a solution to Advanced Electrical Technology's concern about serving organizational needs more effectively due to a lack of approved suppliers. In any case study, there may be several ways to interpret the information. We want your analysis. Please send your comments to: Jeanette Budding, editor, NAPM Insights, P.O. Box 22160, Tempe, AZ 85285-2160, or fax to 602/752-7890. You may also leave a voice message at 800/888-6276, ext. 3073.

  • Weeding Out Suppliers While Maintaining minority Goals Members Only Content
    May Ling Tong, January, Vol. 6, No. 1, p. 4.

    When streamlining the supply base, how does a purchaser justify retaining a minority distributor?

  • World-Class Purchasing Members Only Content
    Laura B. Forker, Ph.D., October, Vol. 6, No. 10, p. 12. (Exam Alert: )

    Faced with declining revenues and unstable prices, how does an organization turn the tables?