The Science of Supply

Throughout the world, more and more companies are talking about the impact that their purchasing and supply processes have on their businesses. Long gone is the oversimplified myth that equated these decisions to a simple price comparison. Today, making purchasing decisions is a science of its own that requires the top management tools and strategies available, taking into account factors like the needs of internal clients; selecting the best suppliers; maintaining relationships; ensuring sufficient quality, quantity, and timing of materials, solutions, and services; and, of course, getting all of this at the right price.​