Categories: Category Intelligence (Direct), Commodity Risk Management, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Visibility Tags: L2, Sourcing & Categories If you’re a direct materials procurement...Show More Summary
The diabetes patient community has been having success with supply subscription services, which are frequently viewed as patient-friendly alternatives to receiving diabetes management supplies through the sometimes difficult and limiting...Show More Summary
When we last discussed Per Angusta last year in our post on Purchasing CRM, they were a relatively new SaaS company focussing on the workflow that ties the entire Supply Management process together. They were building a SaaS platform to manage sourcing pipelines, track savings for organizational validation, and make Procurement’s impact visible to the […]
Categories: The procurement team at Manchester Airports Group (MAG) recently won awards at both the CIPS Supply Management UK Awards and the CIPS/ProcureCon European Awards in […] (Read more...)
Chipmaker Dialog Semiconductor has seen its shares drop by as much as 19% after admitting that its contract to supply power management chips to Apple could be at risk. The company is believed to derive the majority of its income from Apple. This is, of course, not the first time that a company’s shares have dived following fears over loss of Apple business … more…
Dialog Semiconductor is a British, listed firm which supplies power management chips to the iPhone. It's one of the fastest growing chip businesses in Europe — but shares plummeted on Monday after the firm admitted Apple could bringShow More Summary
Hastings Deering, which supplies Cat equipment to the mining and construction services industry, will source its security, unified communications, and contact centre solutions from Optus Business for the next three years.
… unless, of course, you are a government / defense contractor and on the government fiscal year. But we’ll assume you’re not, and move forward. There isn’t an organization in existence that has a complete Supply Management Solution platform, not even an organization in the Gartner Top 25 or the Hackett Group top 8% even […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats in Congress are pushing for investigations into how the Federal Emergency Management Agency awarded contracts worth $30 million to a fledgling company for Hurricane Maria disaster supplies that it failed to...Show More Summary
A company that was only founded this past August was given a $30 million contract from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help supply Puerto Rico with emergency tarps and plastic sheeting — but it never delivered on its promises. An investigation by the Associated Press reveals that...
Categories: Industry News, Supplier Risk and Compliance Management, Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Visibility, Supply Risk Management Tags: L1, Process and Best Practice IT and telecommunications outages; cyber attacks; and loss...Show More Summary
It is reported that the Catherine French group headhunted Michael Henson for Minnesota, Stanley Romanstein for Atlanta and now the destructive Janelle McCoy to the Oregon Bach Festival. If you want to know more about the Catherine French group, this is what you get. But the record speaks for itself.
The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men … often go awry. And in the Supply Manager’s world, they often do. And, to be frank, more often than you realize. And sometimes market reality will shift in an instant and continuing a current event could cause considerable loss, and not the significant value that was […]
Demand response in the electricity sector is now worth billions of dollars and over 30 gigawatts of capacity in the United States. It’s a useful tool for utilities and grid operators trying to manage the real-time balance of supply and...Show More Summary
Categories: Procurement Strategy & Planning, Supplier Management, Supplier Risk and Compliance Management, Supply Risk, Supply Risk Management Tags: L1, Process & Best Practice It’s almost 2018 and time to think about updating — or creating — your risk management program for next year. Show More Summary
By: David Johnston, Manufacturing Manager Metal Supply at Arconic Every day thousands of veterans retire from the military, struggling to match their passion with their next career move. Many don’t... The post The Bright Future for Veterans appeared first on Shopfloor.
Categories: Best Practice, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Supplier Collaboration, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management Tags: L2, Process & Best Practice If your organization wants to create competitive advantages through its supply...Show More Summary
Categories: Commodities, Commodity Risk Management, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management Tags: L1, Sourcing & Categories As I write this on the eve of participating in a conference panel discussion about how corporate communications...Show More Summary
Categories: Procurement Strategy & Planning, Sourcing, Supplier Management Tags: L2, Sourcing & Categories Rationalizing a supply base is typically defined as picking the right suppliers and the right number of them, but in common practice,...Show More Summary
Categories: Healthcare Matters, Industry News, Supply Chain Tags: General News, N2 “I think Amazon getting into the PBM business (pharmacy benefits management) is a bunch of B.S.,” said Vishnu Lekraj, an analyst with analyst firm Morningstar. Show More Summary