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Article Index - Results

1996 Purchasing Today Article Index
Term selected: Case Studies

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.

  • Case Studies - Lining Up Improvements Members Only Content
    James H. Gonzalez, C.P.M., CPIM and Lawrence E. Hurwitz, C.P.M., March, Vol. 7, No. 3, p. 18.

    This analysis offers one solution to the case on a resort's special-order and efficiency dilemmas. However, in any case study, there may be several ways to interpret the information. We welcome your analysis. Please send your comments to: Carolyn Pye, writer,Purchasing Today, P.O. Box 22160, Tempe, AZ 85285-2160, or fax to 602/752-7890, or call 800/888-6276, ext. 3021.

  • Finding the Right Fit Members Only Content
    Howard Hudler, November, Vol. 7, No. 11, p. 16.

    Manpower, goals, and management support all need to be thought through before starting supplier alliances.

  • Keeping It All in Line Members Only Content
    Sue Perrott Siferd, February, Vol. 7, No. 2, p. 14.

    How can a materials manager of a luxury resort avoid unauthorized purchases, duplicate orders, and other mix-ups?

  • Looking at All Implications
    Michael Wolfe, Ph.D., October, Vol. 7, No. 10, p. 12.

    This article is not available online.

  • Removing Roadblocks Members Only Content
    David A. Slaboda, C.P.M., January, Vol. 7, No. 1, p. 14.

    A structured request for proposals, spelling out the specific concerns of a project, is one way to find the best supplier in a limited time frame.

  • Solutions for Software Woes Members Only Content
    Jim Limperis, C.P.M. CFPIM, September, Vol. 7, No. 9, p. 14.

    An EDI software freight-forwarding system is a prerequisite for N/J's international business.

  • Solving Software Woes Members Only Content
    Ed Reimann, C.P.M., CPIM, August, Vol. 7, No. 8, p. 14.

    What's the best course of action in determining the right EDI-software package?

  • Testing the Waters Members Only Content
    Davant Bullard, Ph.D., June, Vol. 7, No. 6, p. 14.

    Should pilot programs for EDI and procurement cards be implemented at the same time or separately?

  • The Best Burner for the Job
    David Nagy, C.P.M., April, Vol. 7, No. 4, p. 14.

    This article is not available online.

  • To Merge or Not to Merge? Members Only Content
    Carl R. Powell, December, Vol. 7, No. 12, p. 10.

    Do the cost-savings advantages outweigh the potential cons when merging a firm's purchasing and storage operations?

  • Which Burner Is Best? Members Only Content
    Brian McShea, C.P.M., May, Vol. 7, No. 5, p. 14.

    Should a public works department stick with a conforming bid, or try a newer, but possibly more efficient, technology?

  • Winning the War against Paper
    Kenneth F. Doig, July, Vol. 7, No. 7, p. 16.

    This article is not available online.