When Procurement Outsourcing Fails: How to Sidestep Avoidable Blunders

Author(s):

Kelly, C.P.M., James V.

94th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2009 - Charlotte, NC
Abstract

Procurement outsourcing / out tasking is a growing trend in the industry. It is important that purchasing professionals understand the potential pitfalls of giving this function to a third party and how to maximize the results without adversely impacting quality and service. This session will provide purchasing professionals insight into the potential pitfalls and steps that can be taken to ensure a successful partnership with your suppliers and internal stakeholders

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