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2006 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: CAPS 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.

  • Aftermarket Needs Pay Off Members Only Content
    April, Vol. 17, No. 4, p. 40.

    Though highly complex and unpredictable, aftermarket product and service needs are a key component in the business model for many manufacturers.

  • At Your Service Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy, October, Vol. 17, No. 10, p. 32.

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    Two large service firms provide examples of good/best practices for supply management activities in recent CAPS Research publications.

  • Diverse Challenges Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy, December, Vol. 17, No. 12, p. 34.

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    The annual Best Practices Workshop reveals a range of common concerns and ways in which supply managers can address them.

  • Diversity Spend Escalates
    March, Vol. 17, No. 3, p. 40.

    CAPS: Supply Management's Leading-Edge Research

    New research survey shows that the majority of organizations (more than 74 percent) have a goal for total spend with diversity suppliers. In particular, big business is increasing its activity, with growth in the spend allocated for women-owned businesses.

  • Financial Services Metrics Members Only Content
    D. Steven Wade, July, Vol. 17, No. 7, p. 40.

    CAPS: Supply Management's Leading-Edge Research
    A new report defines key differences between financial services and other industry groups for benchmarking purposes.

  • Five Years Out Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy, June, Vol. 17, No. 6, p. 44.

    CAPS: Supply Management's Leading-Edge Research
    A major study starts examining several predictions about the supply management function. Today's leaders forecast what will be in store by 2011.

  • Low-Cost-Country Decisions Members Only Content
    D. Steven Wade, November, Vol. 17, No. 11, p. 34.

    CAPS Research Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    There are a number of global sourcing decision issues that must be addressed when low-cost-country sourcing opportunities arise.

  • Procurement Use Is High Members Only Content
    D. Steven Wade, May, Vol. 17, No. 5, p. 40.

    CAPS: Supply Management's Leading-Edge Research

    Recent study results show that more than one-third of spend flows through e-purchasing systems; average spend through auctions is more than $39 million.

  • Thoughts From the Far East Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy, September, Vol. 17, No. 9, p. 40.

    CAPS Research: Promoting Supply Management's Best Practices
    Supply management professionals convene for the CAPS Research annual executive events in Japan and Asia.

  • Worthy of Note Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy, August, Vol. 17, No. 8, p. 40.

    CAPS: Supply Management's Leading-Edge Research
    Learn more about the multiple facets of the computer supply chain and desktop versus notebook industry models.