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Impact of Sales and Procurement on Reverse Logistics
Even as manufacturers and retailers seek to control costs and drive efficiency across the supply chains, controlling the financial impact of unsaleable products

un procurement scandal  the financial impact of unsaleable products remains a constant challenge. A study conducted by Wipro Technologies in collaboration with Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) estimates that the potential cost impact of unsaleables is over $2 billion annually. This study identifies the multitude of challenges involved in unsaleables management and provides a comprehensive operational roadmap for tackling them. It also lays out specific strategies addressing shelf-life

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E-procurement RFI/RFP Template

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Oracle Fusion Procurement: The New Standard for Supply Management


Using technology to improve procurements is not new. Unfortunately, conventional approaches have treated analytics as a discrete discipline, required extensive investment in end-­user training, and failed to account for the real-­world challenges of business interruptions. Oracle Fusion Procurement is different. It drives results by providing unprecedented insight to all users. Its revolutionary approach to business intelligence and process automation sets the new standard and fundamentally changes the way procurement professionals work. Download the data sheet and get the product’s key features.

un procurement scandal  drives results by providing unprecedented insight to all users. Its revolutionary approach to business intelligence and process automation sets the new standard and fundamentally changes the way procurement professionals work. Download the data sheet and get the product’s key features. Read More

With Commerce One, Your Reach May Be The Same As Your Grasp


Commerce One has announced a broad range of initiatives aimed at extending its E-procurement solutions and technology across the supply chain. The company announced that this completes its procurement offerings; what will it do next?

un procurement scandal  One (NASDAQ: CMRC) has announced a wide-ranging collection of partnerships and offerings whose net effect is to place the company in a central position in the industrial supply chain. The purpose of the newly announced Commerce One MarketSite Portal is to add capabilities for procurement of Direct Materials and Mission-Critical Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MCMRO) materials for the company's current offerings. In this context, Direct Materials refer to the components of a finished manufactured Read More

Ariba Goes Vertical: No Pain, Much Gain


Ariba, a leader in E-procurement software and market management, pays $1.86 billion in stock to acquire TRADEX, a vendor of software that lets its customers build their own Internet marketplaces.

un procurement scandal  the date of the announcement. Ariba sells software that lets companies engage in E-procurement, and manages marketplaces that bring together its buy-side customers with vendors. Ariba's marketplaces are primarily for MRO (maintenance, repair and operations) products. TRADEX sells software that allows its customers to build and manage Internet marketplaces. Market Impact It has been obvious for a while that Ariba needed to make a move into the incredibly fertile arena of vertical markets. The acquisition Read More

IT Services E-Procurement


E-procurement is not just for goods and material. The market now offers IT services e-procurement solutions that open access to service sources and seek to optimize the service chain. What are these solutions and how do they work?

un procurement scandal  provide access to previously unknown resources, but how well do they address the speed of the service acquisition process? Although they speed up some aspects of the service acquisition process, these marketplaces do not focus on the total service supply chain. You have to look at the service supply chain optimizer solutions for that. Service Chain Optimizers These solutions focus on reengineering the total service procurement process. These solutions vary in focus and functionality, but they all attempt Read More

Competuition: Teach Competition to Your Procurement Process


High-profile corporate scandal has resulted in laws such as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, to monitor business practices. To help safeguard against unethical practices during procurement, entities are also adopting elements from the US Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR).

un procurement scandal  supplier because of the unicity of the requested products, the inadequacy of other sources, the immediacy of your needs, or the emergency or legitimacy of circumstances. In other words, competition should be promoted pragmatism, with other methods thus becoming exceptions. Competitive procurement is the contractual acquisition (purchase or lease) by an organization of any kind of asset, whether material (goods, products, or construction) or immaterial (services) with appropriated funds, enabling all Read More

Ariba Reaches Out To The Little Guy


Electronic procurement wunderkind Ariba presents its strategy for selling to small and medium-sized businesses.

un procurement scandal  Summary Ariba (Nasdaq: ARBA) announced two initiatives aimed at small and mid-sized businesses at Ariba's User Group and Advisory Council meeting on September 28. The Ariba Internet Business Exchange is an internet procurement application based on the company's Ariba Network, which brings together vendors and services into a single purchasing portal. ORMX is a version of Ariba's buyer-side procurement application that is designed for application service providers (ASP's), who will offer it on a Read More

e-Procurement Is Not Electronic Purchasing


This is the transcript of an Audio Conference on e-procurement conducted by TEC during which brief case studies of how companies have improved inventory turns and reduced procurement costs through Internet enabled collaboration with suppliers were presented.

un procurement scandal  process. That yielded $65 unit cost reduction. New goals were set to hit: Two day cycle time (Requisition to Receipt of Goods) $25 per Requisition Greater than 50% reduction in 'office stocks' An additional 5% Cost of Materials reduction These goals defined the Business Level Requirements of an e-Procurement Solution. Next Operational Requirements had to be set: An average of 30 seconds to locate an item on the catalog An average of 1 minute to locate and Request an item that had previously been Read More

E-procurement RFI/RFP Template


Buying Entity Features, Selling Entity Features, Consulting services, Marketplace, Asset Management, Product Technology

un procurement scandal  describes 1919 features and functions found in E-procurement software solutions. This Template can help you save time, control costs, and communicate clearly with vendors at nearly every stage of your E-procurement software selection projects. Features and functions included in this Template: Buying Entity Features Selling Entity Features Consulting services Marketplace Asset Management Product Technology   This functional and technical requirement set template covers industry-standard functional Read More

Procurement Savings with SAP SRM Rapid-deployment Solution: Get Fast Results with Preconfigured SRM Software and Services




un procurement scandal  SRM rapid-deployment solution,supplier relationship management solution,procurement transformation,operational procurement process Read More

First Look: Peregrine Offers Cradle to Grave Procurement


Peregrine's Get.Resources is an E-procurement system that contains features to manage the acquisition of capital assets and track their lifecycle costs. The product supports a number of different kinds of supplier arrangements ranging from internally hosted catalogs to links with Commerce One's MarketSite. This article offers a pre-release look at Peregrine's product and strategy.

un procurement scandal  a specified approver is unavailable, requisitions needing approval back up. This is a feature we would expect to see as part of a procurement package - and is available in most of the major competitors' products. Users should weigh their need for features like this against the estimated six figure cost for a Service Center installation. If you are just coming out of the Y2K freeze and plan to implement asset management before Get.Resources is ready, Get.Resources makes Peregrine's Asset Center a more Read More

South Korean Not-for-profit Deploys UNIT4 Agresso ERP


The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has selected the UNIT4 Agresso enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform to streamline its finance, procurement, and human resources (HR) departments, and to manage donors and their donations more transparently and efficiently.

un procurement scandal  Korean Not-for-profit Deploys UNIT4 Agresso ERP The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has deployed the UNIT4 Agresso enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform . UNIT4 strives to meet the demands of global not-for-profit (NFP) organizations and works with more than 100 such organizations around the world, including Marie Stopes International, The Red Cross, and Save the Children International.   Based in South Korea, GGGI is an intergovernmental organization established to support and promote a Read More

How to Optimize ERP to Meet Wholesale Distribution Challenges


Efficient procurement and sourcing. Storing and moving inventories. Attracting and retaining customers. Such challenges have an impact on wholesale distributors’ revenues, competitiveness, and profits. To make timely and informed decisions that can impact your business, you need answers to questions like “How can I offer value-added services to improve customer loyalty?” Get the answers to this and other key questions.

un procurement scandal  to Optimize ERP to Meet Wholesale Distribution Challenges Efficient procurement and sourcing. Storing and moving inventories. Attracting and retaining customers. Such challenges have an impact on wholesale distributors’ revenues, competitiveness, and profits. To make timely and informed decisions that can impact your business, you need answers to questions like “How can I offer value-added services to improve customer loyalty?” Get the answers to this and other key questions. Read More

Measuring and Improving Employee Competencies to Increase Performance and Customer Satisfaction


Ariba, a company that delivers sourcing, procurement, and commodity expertise to help organizations optimize their spending processes and supplier relationships, needed to identify workforce strengths and weaknesses and build specialized e-learning for new hires, etc. It turned to SumTotal Learning Management to assess talent and deliver highly targeted blended learning to increase employee competencies. Read the case study.

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Epicor Picks Clarus' Bargain At The Software Flea Market Part 2: Challenges and User Recommendations


The wealth of product names and a still somewhat unwieldy slew of products, presents sales and marketing confusion for Epicor, both internally and externally across the globe. Therefore, as Epicor has a myriad of products in its portfolio that could benefit from integration with Clarus and/or CRM.NET, it must clearly articulate its plans and the timeline for integration for each of its products.

un procurement scandal  being long in a conundrum of down-spiraling revenues. The competition will be fierce, primarily from IBM that, on top of an attractive hosted e-procurement offering alliance with Ariba called Leveraged Procurement Services , also features the group-buying contracts functionality generally lacking in most mid-market e-procurement products. One should not discount the Oracle's recent aggressive online offerings for small business either, with PeopleSoft and SAP crafting similar offerings down the track Read More