Whether you're an average shopper or the head of a corporate Procurement department, the holiday season can feel anything but merry. Once you've finally purchased everything on your list, there's still the trouble of organizing delivery. It's the thought that counts, but that doesn't mean anybody wants to open gifts a day late.
Most of us are lucky enough to feel these headaches just once a year. Procurement professionals, however, are not so blessed. Depending on their industry, small parcel delivery services can require close attention and thorough assessments all year long.
Source One Consultant Leigh Merz has helped provide countless clients with the gift of optimized systems for Logistics procurement. Recently, she sat down with the Source One Podcast to discuss the process of benchmarking in this complex category. It's a little late to apply her advice for your holiday shopping, but her insights should help companies uncover delivery strategies for 2018 and beyond.