Today's highly-strategic Procurement departments have a lot on their plate. Tasked with performing an essential, multi-functional role they often require additional support to meet fluctuating demand. Traditional support models, however, are rarely sufficient in providing Procurement the flexible assistance it requires. That's why Source One introduced its Procurement Help Desk. Providing access to the firm's full arsenal of spend management resources, the Help Desk empowers Procurement teams to reach their full potential without breaking the bank. Source One's new whitepaper outlines the Procurement Help Desk and provides a case study in its versatility and effectiveness.
New Blog: MoviePass and the Importance of Strategic Suppliers
Bennett Glace, Sourcing Innovation, 8/17/18
It's been a rough couple of months for MoviePass. Throughout the summer, the discount subscription service has made headlines while hemorrhaging both money and customers. Glace presents the organization's struggles as a case study in the importance of developing strategic relationships with dependable suppliers. If nothing else, he suggests, MoviePass' woes are a perfect reminder that Procurement cannot afford to make its decisions based on price alone.
New Podcast: Simplifying the Sourcing Process
Few Procurement professionals would dispute the fact that needlessly complex documents and processes hamper the sourcing process. As a Procurement Transformation specialist, Jennifer Ulrich has witnessed first-hand the obstacles many organizations create for themselves. She joins the Source One Podcast to advocate for a simpler, more streamlined approach to RFx documentation and the sourcing process as a whole. Listen to the conversation today.
Maintaining a Resilient Supply Chain
In a high-risk supply management space, due diligence has become more important than ever. Michael Croasdale, Source One's MRO strategic sourcing expert, joins the podcast to discuss the importance of identifying alternate suppliers and placing an emphasis on stability and dependability. With Croasdale's advice, Procurement teams should feel more confident in the resilience and sustainability of their supply chain operations.