Closing the loop on transportation strategy, spend management and execution

Transportation is one of the largest indirect costs a company incurs, yet managing the spending on transportation is a significant challenge as business changes can affect volume, carriers may not honour their bids

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Exceptional Customer Experience: The New Supply Chain Management Focus

Today's competitive landscape demands the delivery of an exceptional customer experience, which requires an integrated, transparent, responsive, and robust supply chain to deliver goods and value-added services to your customers.

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Chief Procurement Officer Study: Improving competitive advantage through procurement excellence

IBM's "Chief Procurement Officer Study" gleans insights from more than 1,000 top procurement leaders.

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Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites

Gartner identifies 29 vendors to help IT and procurement leaders navigate this fragmented market.

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Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites

Procurement professionals leveraging strategic sourcing solution suites are enjoying elevated roles as they report a dramatic uptake in productivity, reduction in risk, year-over-year savings and global visibility into procurement programs, spend, sourcing events,

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Exceptional Customer Experience: The New Supply Chain Management Focus

The delivery of an exceptional customer experience is critical to an organization's long-term success. Strong customer relationships drive revenues, future bookings, and new business. Unfortunately, mere order fulfillment no longer qualifies as providing

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Edmonton’s Upside Software Acquired for $22 Million

Upside Software specializes in Web-based contract management software. The company has a suite of products that can be used to calculate ROI, perform risk management and measure peformance and compliance.  Read the full

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The CIO as supply chain manager

Only a few years ago, I visited one of the SAP SAPPHIRE shows. Wandering through the show floor, I arrived at the Accenture booth, where I was kindly offered a giveaway pen. When

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Analyst: SCM can aid profitable growth

According to AMR Research, companies adhering to supply chain best practices have achieved cost savings of 10 per cent of revenue; a 20 per cent improvement in order-delivery performance; 50 per cent less

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