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Author Jones, Jeanette, author.

Title Supply market intelligence for procurement professionals : research, process, and resources / Jeanette Jones, Kelly Barner.

Publication Info. Plantation, FL : J. Ross Publishing, [2015]


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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
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Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This book provides procurement professionals with the process, practical real-world tactics, and guidance needed to design and develop a supply market intelligence program that will integrate with existing procurement team structures and processes, and deliver significant value to an organization. Topics include: foundational explanation of supply market intelligence and a process for creating this program capability within specific procurement efforts; how supply market intelligence advances strategic sourcing, category management, supplier relationship management, risk assessment and mitigation, spend analysis, and procurement transformation efforts, as well as how to build a business case for it; detailed listing of quality research resources organized by source type and industry/category spend; Quick View Analysis charts. -- Edited summary from book.
Contents Overview of supply market intelligence -- Supply market intelligence as part of the procurement system -- Supply market intelligence creation process -- Supply market intelligence research tactics -- The business case for supply market intelligence -- Quality assurance -- Research resources -- Supplier identification (not industry specific) -- Supplier research, diligence, and risk monitoring -- Industry and market research -- Procurement best practices and operations benchmarking -- Procurement service provider directories -- Consulting firms -- Procurement professional associations and organizations -- Procurement websites, networks and communities -- Procurement online and print magazines and journals -- Procurement blogs -- Procurement dictionaries and reference sources -- Country and geopolitical risk -- Commodities pricing -- all commodity inclusive -- Agriculture -- Chemicals -- Energy -- Metals -- Plastics -- Contingent labor and professional services -- Information technology -- Logistics -- Marketing -- Maintenance repair, and operations, and facilities management -- Travel and meetings.
Subject Business logistics.
Business intelligence.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industrial Management.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Management Science.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Organizational Behavior.
Business intelligence. (OCoLC)fst00842723
Business logistics. (OCoLC)fst00842759
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Barner, Kelly, 1978- author.
Other Form: Print version: Jones, Jeanette. Supply market intelligence for procurement professionals. Plantation : J. Ross Pub., Inc., [2015] 9781604271010 (DLC) 2014037480 (OCoLC)889733837
ISBN 9781604277562 (electronic bk.)
1604277564 (electronic bk.)

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