Here's a look at where Source One's cost reduction experts have been featured this week!
MRO Demystified Part IV: Long-Term Spend Management
In the final installment of their series on MRO spend management, Source One's Procurement team shares a number of best practices for optimizing the category in the long-term. Addressing topics like punch-outs and vendor managed inventory programs, they help readers maximize the value of their MRO investments.
New Podcast: Making Spend Analysis Count
More and more Procurement organizations are recognizing the value of data. Too many, however, still fail to put their data to good use. This is particularly evident when spend analysis leaves organizations paralyzed. In this episode of the Source One Podcast, Brian Seipel offers his tips for turning information into action. A recognized expert on spend analysis, Seipel leverages his years of experience to steer organizations toward a high-value spend analysis.
New Blogs: 3 Reasons Organizations Should Hop on the Corporate Social Responsibility Bandwagon
Jaisheela Setty, Future of Sourcing, 11/21/2018
CSR initiatives aren't just good for the planet and its people. Consultant Jaisheela Setty suggests they can also prove beneficial to an organization's bottom line. It's a misconception that green business practices are more costly by default. In many instances, the sustainable option and the cost effective option are one and the same. Additionally, businesses that prioritize CSR reap additional benefits in the form of brand differentiation. This is particularly important as more environmentally and socially conscious young professionals enter the workforce.