Here's a look at where Source One's cost reduction experts have been featured this week!
New Whitepaper: Procurement in 2019
Source One's spend management experts share their predictions for the year ahead. Topics of discussion include Procurement's ever-present talent gap, the perils of low visibility, and the numerous challenges associated with America's trade war. What's next for Supply Chain Management? Download today to find out.
New Blog: How Supply Chains Should Adapt to the Trade War Truce
Michael Vu, Future of Sourcing, 1/16/2019
Source One Analyst Michael Vu comments on recent developments in the trade war between China and the United States. He focuses, in particular, on the temporary 'truce' announced over the holidays. Unfortunately, he suggests the reprieve will have little positive impact for the manufacturers and distributors affected by last year's string of tariffs. The soy bean supply chain, for example, will still contend with 25% tariffs.
New Podcast: Stop Paying for More Spend Analysis Than You Need
In an era where data reigns supreme, organizations often devote considerable time and resources to the collecting, categorizing, and cleansing their historical spend. Often, this hard works pays off. In other instances, however, organizations are overenthusiastic about the potential benefit of data science. As a result, they find themselves working hard to collect data points and run reports they'll never actually leverage. How can Procurement decide which analysis is worth the effort? Subscribe on iTunes to hear Seipel's advice.