Future Purchasing Blogs

Tagged by topic "Cost Reduction"

Price variation drives a whole set of behaviours for procurement, and to the detriment of a huge range of potential value which is left to one side in category management

by Allison Ford-Langstaff

The great shame of cost avoidance benefits is that they are often treated as the poorer relation of savings, reported below the line or [shudder] not at all. This is a debate I’ve had with several CFOs before they fully recognise the value that is being ignored

by Paul Haycock

15 high level value levers that can be systematically applied to create value through Category Management

by Mark Webb

Sourcing & Supplier Relationship Management are Levers for Competitive Advantage

by Mark Webb

Procurement’s contribution to sustainable shareholder value is often far from visible. With financial pressures growing, CPOs need to make the links – and fast

by Allison Ford-Langstaff

Properly planned and implemented programmes of cost reduction are always a high business priority

by Allison Ford-Langstaff

An Infographic explaining who Future Purchasing are and what we do

by Sara Hoyles

Category Management is, actually, an Orange! Read on...

by Allison Ford-Langstaff

A business needs budgetary forecasts - I just wonder whether the way in which compliance to these are managed is always helpful

by Alison Smith

Why procurement processes are like sat nav's

by Alison Smith

21/02/2014

Suitcases

Lessons in procurement from real life

by Alison Smith

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by Allison Ford-Langstaff