In its recent report, Shifting C-level Business Priorities as the Recovery Takes Hold, Saugatuck Technologies claims that top business priorities are returning to a pattern more consistent with a growth economy. Read this in-depth report from TEC Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic to find out why supplier management is crucial.
know how compliant the company is with its supplier diversity program or what exact percentage of, say, the transportation spend, is associated with diversity (e.g., minority-based businesses) suppliers. For their part, commodity managers will want to know what the performance and spend trends can be discerned in their particular commodity (e.g., steel ingots or plastic resin) across all business units. In addition, they might want to know how many vendors account for the top 50 percent of, say, the