Expert Panel

Common job issues and solutions in Purchasing and Supply Chain

Successful sourcing of goods and services is a continuous improvement process that can provide a competitive advantage for any organization.  It ensures shorter cycle times through the use of master supply agreements, increases the supplier base to...(more)

Work with your internal QC department to establish direct communication with the supplier and ensure accuracy and ongoing quality control standards are put in place.  If the problem is ongoing you can negotiate a penalty...(more)

Establish a common online operational picture/portal with a daily tracking...(more)

Understand industry standards and create a base contract for your organizaiton that your suppliers must comply...(more)

Create streamlined inventory management tools with accurate input across the full supply chain including the end...(more)


How would you describe your company’s sourcing function?