What are the current transportation challenges in supply chain?

  Transportation accounts for a huge amount of expenses in the supply chain logistic overall cost and thus stands for the largest element in it. The backbone of any sustainable supply chain relies on a performing and reliable transportation network. Transportation has been a major component enabling trade for centuries. Its processes are a significant […]

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Are your stakeholders your advocates?

  It is called by many terms – “internal consultant”, “business partner”, “having a seat at the table”, but the ultimate goal of Procurement professionals is early involvement and influence in sourcing decisions based on trust and competence. Listed below are some approaches that I’ve found to be effective across multiple industries around the globe: […]

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Cost Reduction – Strategies to adopt for a Successful Supply Chain flow

  Demand and supply are the key drivers in procurement and supply chain. The relationship between the quantity of commodity manufacturers supply and consumers wish to buy has resulted in a vast array of strategies that have been implemented over several years to make cost reduction possible. The implementation of effective cost reduction strategies is […]

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Boosting Profitability through an effective Category Management Strategy

  Procurement and supply chain have certainly become the two important aspects of various organizations globally. However, as a result of increased internal and external factors, managing both of them is interestingly challenging. In the quest of identifying real corporate needs and finding ways to influence business decisions, Category Management is playing a vital role. […]

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How will digital technology innovation transform Procurement?

The traditional procurement operating model is undergoing a lot of changes lately. There is a need to shift from the current scheme, and implement innovation to create work efficiency as well as an effective cost system. A lot of companies are currently investing into technology driven solutions so as to minimize corporate risks, reduce costs […]

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Top 10 Corporate Education and Training Companies 2017

Procurement Academy recognized among Top 10 Corporate Training and Education Companies 2017   “Innovation is the key to success”. This has well been proven by Procurement and Supply Chain Academy, which has in little time established itself as a trusted training institution for corporate learners. Our academy is committed towards excellence and quality delivery through […]

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Supply Chain Sustainability starts with effective Training and Development

Supply Chain Sustainability starts with effective Training and Development Sustainable supply chain is arguably one of the major requirements currently facing organizations. While traditional supply chain focused mainly upon value for money considerations; sustainable supply chain acts as a game changer by integrating environmental and social considerations into the supply chain process. The goal is […]

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Best Practices for Successful Stakeholder Management

An effective stakeholder management can be your greatest asset by supporting your projects in times of need. It is an essential part to be considered in project management as it gives you more insight about the people who will be affected by the project. The influence of stakeholders on your project can be huge, and […]

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