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The Advanced Sourcing and Negotiation Benchmark Report
The wave of e-sourcing that began a decade ago resembled a “crash diet:” it had an immediate and noticeable effect on enterprises. Today’s challenge is to

annual report summary sample template  able to reduce the annual cost of the parts analyzed by a total of 8%, which resulted in a 3% savings in the total cost of the product line while maintaining the overall quality of the components. Sourcing Excellence Best in Class enterprises use formal strategic sourcing and e-sourcing processes to drive greater e-sourcing throughput, achieve higher average savings, and provide greater value to the enterprise. They are 32% more likely to employ advanced sourcing strategies and proclaim a 54% edge in

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