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How do you Plan to Buy in the New Normal?

Supply Chain Disruptions, Global Pandemic, Mass Layoffs, Economic Downturn, and a New Normal perspective for Supply Chain Operations. An Annual Procurement Plan is critical to efficiently and effectively manage and conduct the essential elements of today’s Procurement Mandates. In this article, we will outline the Framework for a Top-Class Annual Procurement Plan. In later segments of this work, we will…

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“We’ve Always Done It That Way” Gets Taken To A New Low

In procurement, it seems we’re always fighting battles with internal customers.  They are resistant to try new, profit-boosting approaches to acquiring and using goods and services because they are too comfortable with “the way we’ve always done it.” Don’t miss updates on Procurement & Supply Chain, Subscribe here! Now, usually “the way we’ve always done it” isn’t optimal.  And, sometimes,…

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