Strategic Sourcing for Sustainable Savings
The global recession has forced companies at all stages in the supply chain to look for ways of cutting costs. Although the worst of the recession is over in most countries, executives are questioning whether there is any more scope for cost cutting and where the cuts can be found. One area which has been highlighted by Kurt Salmon Associates (KSA) for potential cost savings is sourcing. This report identifies a number of ways companies can achieve cost savings in this area. Also, it identifies sourcing opportunities and explains the benefits of a strategic sourcing roadmap.
Table of contents
STRATEGIC SOURCING OPPORTUNITIES
STRATEGIC SOURCING ROADMAP
FINAL MERCHANDISE SPEND
COST REDUCTION FOCUS