1997 Purchasing Today Article Index
Term selected: Research
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.
Banking-industry purchasers, like those in most industries, are doing more with less.
Funding for the Fearon Chair has been completed well ahead of schedule. The Center for Advanced Purchasing Studies, a program jointly sponsored by Arizona State University and NAPM, is pleased to announce that it has reached the $1 million goal for funding the Harold E. Fearon Chair of Purchasing in the Arizona State University College of Business. The goal has been reached well ahead of the December 31, 1997, deadline set by the state of Arizona when the Fearon Chair was first established.
Different audiences require purchasers to use different performance measures.
How can purchasing influence corporate strategic planning?
A study by professors from seven countries, to be released this spring, will cover numerous purchasing-related topics.
During two Roundtable events, senior executives helped set research priorities and indicated their expectations for the future of the purchasing arena.
PRAXIS is a Greek word that means "Practice, experience or exercise, or practicing of an art, science, or skill."
CAPS set out to discover what works and why in purchasing consortiums.
Sharing strategies is a main focus of CAPS Roundtables.
How do other purchasing departments use cross-functional teams or supply chain management?