Using Business Process Outsourcing in Supply Management

Author(s):

Sam Gadodia
Sam Gadodia, Executive Vice President, Global eProcure, 626-695-5634; sgadodia@globaleprocure.com
Larry C. Giunipero Ph.D., C.P.M.
Larry C. Giunipero Ph.D., C.P.M., Professor of Supply Management, College of Business, Florida State University, 850-644-8224; lgiunip@cob.fsu.edu
Diane Denslow
Diane Denslow, Associate Director, Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, College of Business, Florida State University, 850-645-0030; ddenslow@garnet.acns.fsu.edu

89th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2004 - Philadelphia, PA
Abstract

This workshop is targeted to organizations that are evaluating outsourcing some of their business processes in Sourcing. We will discuss the evolution of Business Process Outsourcing (“BPO”), its advantages and risks, steps to identify which process to outsource, how to select a supplier and develop a well executed plan to successfully implement the BPO. The presentation will focus on the practical applications of BPO in sourcing and its contribution to improving supply management.

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