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The procurement value proposition : the rise of supply management, Gerard Chick, Robert Handfield

Label
The procurement value proposition : the rise of supply management
Title
The procurement value proposition
Title remainder
the rise of supply management
Statement of responsibility
Gerard Chick, Robert Handfield
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The aim of The Procurement Value Proposition is to contemplate the value proposition to the business of contemporary Procurement and Supply Management. Business organisations are going through rapid external and internal organisational changes due to an increased focus on sustainability and corporate responsibility, technological advances, geo-political and macro-economic change and demographic shifts. Value and what it means is the key purchasing and supply chain management challenge the authors seek to address in this book. If purchasing and supply chain managers are to embrace this challeng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Chick, Gerard
Dewey number
658.7/2
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD39.5
LC item number
.C475 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Handfield, Robert B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Industrial procurement
  • Purchasing
  • Business logistics
Label
The procurement value proposition : the rise of supply management, Gerard Chick, Robert Handfield
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Structure of the book; Book overview; Part A: Foundations and establishment of contemporary procurement; Part B: Innovation debates: creating your own value from procurement; How to use this book; Notes; Part A Foundations and establishment of contemporary procurement; 01 What is contemporary procurement?; The emergence of procurement as a profession; The emergence of procurement as an academic discipline; Early developments towards modern procurement; Procurement becomes supply (chain) management
  • The dawn of the modern era: procurement as an enabler and value adderPurchasing's legacy; Towards procurement's value proposition; Conclusions; Notes; 02 Procurement maturity; Organizations continue to grow their supply chain global footprint; As companies expand globally, so does supply chain complexity; Increased globalization brings increased risk of supply disruption; Regulatory requirements are a big part of complexity; Logistics network redesign and customization; Challenges in supply chain and logistics infrastructure; Increasing sustainability pressure; What does this mean?
  • Can procurement embrace complexity?Defining procurement performance and procurement value; Value - the holy grail for procurement; If the CEO was to ask you 'how much might that price cost the business?' could you answer?; The right stuff; How should we measure procurement's performance?; Looking forward; Some conclusions; Notes; 03 From global trends to corporate strategy; The key global trends; The five game changers; Corporate social responsibility; New technologies; Globalization: risk; Demographic changes: talent; The shift in the global economic centre of gravity
  • External impacts: what procurement must do today and in the futureDeveloping corporate and procurement strategy to meet the challenges; Conclusion; Notes; 04 Five game changers; Game changer no. 1: corporate social responsibility (CSR); How should procurement organizations respond to this increased focus on CSR?; A global perspective on CSR; Game changer no. 2: technological advances; How is procurement responding to advanced technologies?; A global perspective on technological advances; Game changer no. 3: globalization; How is procurement responding to globalization?
  • Observations on globalizationGame changer no. 4: demographic changes; How is procurement responding to these demographic shifts?; A global perspective on demographic changes; Game changer no. 5: the shift in the global economic centre of gravity; How is procurement responding to this shift in economic power?; A global perspective on the economic power shift; Some conclusions; Notes; 05 Taking a practical approach to improvement; What do we aspire to be? Aligning procurement's value and capabilities; Implementing the ACE model; The need to tread carefully
  • Re-evaluating the procurement function
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780749471200
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1874350
  • (SSID)ssj0001381784
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11764068
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001381784
  • (PQKBWorkID)11394946
  • (PQKB)10454537
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1874350
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000578446
Label
The procurement value proposition : the rise of supply management, Gerard Chick, Robert Handfield
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Structure of the book; Book overview; Part A: Foundations and establishment of contemporary procurement; Part B: Innovation debates: creating your own value from procurement; How to use this book; Notes; Part A Foundations and establishment of contemporary procurement; 01 What is contemporary procurement?; The emergence of procurement as a profession; The emergence of procurement as an academic discipline; Early developments towards modern procurement; Procurement becomes supply (chain) management
  • The dawn of the modern era: procurement as an enabler and value adderPurchasing's legacy; Towards procurement's value proposition; Conclusions; Notes; 02 Procurement maturity; Organizations continue to grow their supply chain global footprint; As companies expand globally, so does supply chain complexity; Increased globalization brings increased risk of supply disruption; Regulatory requirements are a big part of complexity; Logistics network redesign and customization; Challenges in supply chain and logistics infrastructure; Increasing sustainability pressure; What does this mean?
  • Can procurement embrace complexity?Defining procurement performance and procurement value; Value - the holy grail for procurement; If the CEO was to ask you 'how much might that price cost the business?' could you answer?; The right stuff; How should we measure procurement's performance?; Looking forward; Some conclusions; Notes; 03 From global trends to corporate strategy; The key global trends; The five game changers; Corporate social responsibility; New technologies; Globalization: risk; Demographic changes: talent; The shift in the global economic centre of gravity
  • External impacts: what procurement must do today and in the futureDeveloping corporate and procurement strategy to meet the challenges; Conclusion; Notes; 04 Five game changers; Game changer no. 1: corporate social responsibility (CSR); How should procurement organizations respond to this increased focus on CSR?; A global perspective on CSR; Game changer no. 2: technological advances; How is procurement responding to advanced technologies?; A global perspective on technological advances; Game changer no. 3: globalization; How is procurement responding to globalization?
  • Observations on globalizationGame changer no. 4: demographic changes; How is procurement responding to these demographic shifts?; A global perspective on demographic changes; Game changer no. 5: the shift in the global economic centre of gravity; How is procurement responding to this shift in economic power?; A global perspective on the economic power shift; Some conclusions; Notes; 05 Taking a practical approach to improvement; What do we aspire to be? Aligning procurement's value and capabilities; Implementing the ACE model; The need to tread carefully
  • Re-evaluating the procurement function
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780749471200
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1874350
  • (SSID)ssj0001381784
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11764068
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001381784
  • (PQKBWorkID)11394946
  • (PQKB)10454537
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1874350
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000578446

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