2010 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: Supply Management Strategies
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.
Supply management professionals bring much more value to the table during an M&A initiative than simply leveraging volume.
Tapping Into ... Supply Management Issues and Trends
Gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace by analyzing supplier patents to plan your future strategy.
LG Electronics is awarded a 2010 R. Gene Richter Award for Leadership and Innovation in Supply Management.
A simple four-number methodology to determine the actual impact of input prices on the bottom line can bring transparency to supply management's savings efforts.
While the expected trends in indirect procurement are progressing more slowly than anticipated, new areas of savings and value creation are apparent.
A simple question sparks an initiative that results in reduced costs, a single-source provider and a new satisfied partner for a supply management organization.
With the use of a purchasing impact matrix, supply management can delegate noncore activities to focus on bottom-line strategies.
Today's constantly changing global marketplace means supply management organizations must be able to think on their feet when responding to the demands of business partners and customers.
Executive Access to the Board
Simply following market fluctuations isn't enough to maintain a competitive advantage. Employ three strategic interfaces to succeed.
Out In Front: Leading People, Leading Organizations
Success depends on a robust, comprehensive five-step strategic sourcing process.