Distracted Management: Majoring in the Minor Stuff

If you can’t see the forest for the trees, you may suffer from distracted management. So many supply chain teams are operating with out-of-date policies, annual inventory counts mandated by internal and/or external auditors, competitive bid templates lacking adequate protection, and restricted staff training, or without monitoring supplier performance, having a contract management strategy, or … Read more

Buying Everything from A to Z: From Whom?

Wouldn’t it be great if you could buy everything you need from just one supplier? Only one contract to manage; only one invoice to pay a month; only one relationship to manage; only one performance to monitor; – the nirvana of procurement. As it turns out – this type of procurement is starting to take … Read more