Article Index - Results

1997 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.

  • An Ounce of Prevention Members Only Content
    Thomas P. Hommrich, January, Vol. 8, No. 1, p. 16.

    Paying special attention to potential stumbling blocks will help in the merging of two operations.

  • Banking on Change
    Vincent R. Bosco and Charles W. McCullough, November, Vol. 8, No. 11, p. 16.

    This article is not available online.

  • Banking on Purchasing's Involvement Members Only Content
    G. Merrill Thomas, October, Vol. 8, No. 10, p. 12.

    What can a purchasing manager do to maintain consistency in purchasing procedures during an acquisition?

  • Bright Ideas from the Supplier Members Only Content
    Robert Lewis, August, Vol. 8, No. 8, p. 14.

    How should a public utility proceed on a partnering proposal?

  • Bringing Two Goals Together Members Only Content
    Greg Doyle, March, Vol. 8, No. 3, p. 16.

    Keeping an eye on long-term objectives can help reach supplier goals. This analysis offers one solution to the case on strategic alliances versus minority business development. However, as in any case study, there may be several ways to interpret the information. We welcome your analysis. Please send your comments to: Carolyn Pye, writer, Purchasing Today®, P.O. Box 22160, Tempe, AZ 85285-2160; fax to 602/752-7890; call 800/888-6276, ext. 3021.

  • Cleaning Up Their Janitorial Woes Members Only Content
    Carl R. Templin, December, Vol. 8, No. 12, p. 14.

    What factors should come into play when a janitorial contract comes up for review?

  • Is this Proposal the Answer? Members Only Content
    Joe Clements and Tina Davis, C.P.M., CIRM, September, Vol. 8, No. 9, p. 18.

    A thorough review of alternatives will help determine whether a partnering proposal is the best option.

  • Mending International Communication Woes Members Only Content
    Robert Goss, Jr., A.P.P., May, Vol. 8, No. 5, p. 16.

    How and Why are important questions to ask of any supplier.

  • Raising the Bar Members Only Content
    Dirk Johnson, C.P.M., June, Vol. 8, No. 6, p. 12.

    How can smaller suppliers be "groomed" to meet extensive TQM goals?

  • Solving Supplier Communication Woes Members Only Content
    Carl Ruthstrom, Ph.D., C.P.M., April, Vol. 8, No. 4, p. 14.

    How can a U.S. company prevent further communication breakdowns with its Asian supplier?

  • To Partner or not to Partner? Members Only Content
    Jose P. Fernandez, C.P.M., CQE, July, Vol. 8, No. 7, p. 14.

    With the right strategies a purchaser can carry out corporate goals while maintaining good supplier relations.

  • Two Goals in Conflict? Members Only Content
    Michael Wolfe, Ph.D., February, Vol. 8, No. 2, p. 14.

    Can an organization pursue strategic alliances and still meet its M/WBE goals?