Harmonising your suppliers and your business objectives
Modern businesses must effectively conduct an orchestra of suppliers, but can a disjointed procurement function ever ensure perfect harmony between the two?
A business is no longer governed solely by those who run it. As globalisation continues, a business is ever more reliant on its suppliers. But who is managing these suppliers? Who is ensuring that they continually meet the demands required of them? And above all, who is ensuring that they all work together with the business to ensure that corporate aims are reached? The answer should be procurement. But as this article points out (http://insight.proximagroup.com/getting-your-extended-enterprise-working-as-one-harmonising-your-suppliers-and-your-business-objectives), getting your symphony of suppliers in perfect harmony is critical for your business’ success however, it requires a world class maestro.