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Balancing Priorities in the Supply Chain

Leading companies are constantly managing competing supply chain priorities. With finite resources, increasingly demanding customers and fierce competition, they must balance operational efficiency, perfect order delivery and supply chain flexibility.

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  • Law firm convergence whitepaper

    We have all seen the trend of moving towards fewer and fewer firms with the Eversheds and Tyco and Pfizer Legal Alliance examples often offered up as best practice and it is clear looking at press articles that the majority of large organisations have been reducing the number of firms they work with for years now (if not as drastically as cited in these models)

  • Best practices in legal procurement

    Legal Services is a category of spend that can be baffling to even the most seasoned procurement professional.

  • 15 Routes to value

    A challenging look at potential untapped ways that Procurement Leaders can make cost savings, improve productivity, boost the efficiency of working capital or help achieve revenue.

  • eAuction

    "Based on real-life data from our current users, this guide will provide you with an in-depth analysis of how to run a successful eAuction.

    Through compelling statistics, this guide can help to determine which auction type will provide you with the best result, the ideal number of bidders and lots for success and how our users have effectively dealt with tied bids."

  • 10.09.2015

    The decisions, operations, and performance of an enterprise’s suppliers can have a direct, and frequent, immediate and significant impaction its own results.

  • 10.09.2015

    How companies are using data and analytics to make their supply chains more connected and agile.

  • The Sustainable Supply Chain

    The sustainable supply chain is the future supply chain.

  • Comensura


    A step-by-step guide for procurement professionals involved in buying complex service categories.

  • Supply Chain intelligence

    Top performing companies are transforming and harnessing data adopting advanced analytical and dynamic optimization capabilities. Starting with descriptive analytics of the current state, they are moving to predictive analytics to describe the future or alternate states, and prescriptive analytics to optimize outcomes during the supply chain planning and execution phases.