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Why you need to control your data supply chain

April 24, 2015 – The job of your supply chain is to provide data — either raw data feeds, or insight.

Intelligent Supply Chain Fights Theft, Loss

April 24, 2015 – In the United States alone, cargo theft is rampant and increasingly more sophisticated. To cope, electronics supply chains have to increase visibility to combat loss

12 Risks That Can Disrupt Modern Supply Chains

April 23, 2014 – What buying organizations need are risk assessments where the financial health analysis is complemented by business performance and sustainability performance of suppliers

Procurement Of The Future: The Life Of A CPO In 2025

April 22, 2015 – Here are a few predictions for what the future holds for CPOs, and what their lives will look like in the next 10 years.

Supplier risk top threat for CPOs

April 21, 2015 – Almost half of chief procurement officers in a global survey named supplier risk as a top concern

Ten Challenges For Future Leaders In Procurement

April 20, 2015 – CPOs must deliver ‘procurement extraordinaire’ within an uncertain business climate and tomorrow’s leaders will need to work on developing the following skills

Procurement & Finance: A Collaborative Approach

April 17, 2015 – Over the last two decades procurement has earned its reputation as a critical business function in its own right

Supply chains can learn important lessons from social networks

April 16, 2015 – Social, cloud and mobile have revolutionized the technology, financial and social spheres for consumers and business to consumer relationships

Improve Your Supplier Relationships in 3 Steps

April 15, 2015 – Improving cost effectiveness and efficiency will help improve just-in-time manufacturing supplier relationships, adding additional value

Four Ways to Combat Risk for Global Sourcing Success

April 14, 2015 – Although it’s impossible to eliminate risk in the supply chain completely, there are best practices for fortifying the supply chain against disruptions