Doug Fraser

How to Leverage Procurement to Realize Cost Savings

Doug Fraser lecturer at International Institute for Procurement and Market Research (IIPMR) speaks about how to leverage procurement to realize cost savings. More »

Top 8 Contract Negotiation Strategies

Top 8 Contract Negotiation Strategies

There is fascinating correlation between your Negotiation and long term success of an Organization. In some jobs, the human touch and essence is essential. In others, it seems to be a drawback, More »

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Interview with Mr.Shyam Rao, Head – Center of Excellence at Infosys

Listen to Mr.Shyam Rao, Head - Center of Excellence at Infosys speak about the latest buzz in Supply Chain, the demand for Certified Professionals and how cloud computing is changing the Supply More »

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Interview with Mr.Jon Northorpe, Director of SCM at TTG Australia

In an exclusive chat with International Institute for Procurement and Market Research (IIPMR), Mr. Jon Northorpe, Director of SCM at The Thought Group, Australia speaks about the latest trends in Supply Chain More »

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Bindiya Vakil, President of Resilinc talks about Supply Chain Risk

It is a common practice among the Supply Chain Experts to always focus only on  the products or services that contribute more than 80% of their spend. They go a long way More »

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Demand forecasting for brewery company with 85 per cent accuracy

In this video Mr.Sury Balasubramanian, Founder and CTO, Gaea Global Technologies, Chennai (www.gaeaglobal.com) explains how by looking at past data his company was able to accurately predict the demand seasonality. This will More »

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National Bank of Canada on Procure-to-Pay

Jacque Lavoie, Director, Center of Excellence, National Bank of Canada speaks on procure-to-pay at Ariba LIVE 2012 Las Vegas at Caesars Palace. Ariba, Inc. is the leading provider of collaborative business commerce More »

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Interview with Brooke Krenn, Senior Manager of Procurement Systems at Cox Enterprises, Inc.

A problem that most of the companies face today is managing multipe ERP systems. So what is a quick solution to the nagging complexity and implementation in moving from one ERP to More »

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Caustic Soda Price increases by 30%

Due to the increasing demand for Caustic soda across the world, the price increased by 30% within a span of 6 months. As per the latest information provided to International Institute for More »

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Why is Procurement/Sourcing so hot?

Biochemsoft is a global leader in Sourcing, Procurement, Supply Chain Management and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) / Social Management. Based out of Basel in Switzerland and offering their solutions over the last More »

Bindiya Vakil, President of Resilinc talks about Supply Chain Risk

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It is a common practice among the Supply Chain Experts to always focus only on  the products or services that contribute more than 80% of their spend. They go a long way in hiring procurement intelligence companies or consultants who can help them to assess the supply chain risk of only their major spend categories. But lets face it. What if there is a raw material which is very low on spend but highly required to manufacture a product? What if it is single sourced? In other words, what if there is only one supplier from whom this can be procured? Since we cannot manufacture our product without this raw material, will this not have a significant impact on the company’s revenue? It is true that in the past there have been many cases wherein companies sufferred huge loss in their revenue while others went to the extent of bankruptcy purely because of the fact they did not focus on the supply chain risk of low spend categories and items. In the following video, Ms.Bindiya Vakil, President of Resilink gives a classic example with Apple Inc. Check it out

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Demand forecasting for brewery company with 85 per cent accuracy

Demand forecasting, Price forecasting, Market Research,

In this video Mr.Sury Balasubramanian, Founder and CTO, Gaea Global Technologies, Chennai (www.gaeaglobal.com) explains how by looking at past data his company was able to accurately predict the demand seasonality. This will help many companies reduce their inventory carrying costs. Have a look.

For more details about Supply Chain Course and Market Research Training, please visit http://www.iipmr.com

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National Bank of Canada on Procure-to-Pay

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Jacque Lavoie, Director, Center of Excellence, National Bank of Canada speaks on procure-to-pay at Ariba LIVE 2012 Las Vegas at Caesars Palace. Ariba, Inc. is the leading provider of collaborative business commerce solutions. Ariba combines industry-leading technology to optimize the complete commerce lifecycle with the world’s largest web-based community to discover, connect and collaborate with a global network of trading partners, delivering everything needed to control costs, minimize risk, improve profits and enhance cash flow and operations all in a cloud-based environment. Whether you are buying, selling or managing cash, you can do it more efficiently and effectively in the Ariba Commerce Cloud. Over 325,000 companies, including more than 90 percent of the Fortune 100, use Ariba’s solutions to drive more efficient inter-enterprise commerce.

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Interview with Brooke Krenn, Senior Manager of Procurement Systems at Cox Enterprises, Inc.

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A problem that most of the companies face today is managing multipe ERP systems. So what is a quick solution to the nagging complexity and implementation in moving from one ERP to another? Is there a solution to manage both your direct and indirect spend? Any guesses? Well! In this video Brooke Krenn, Senior Manager of Procurement Systems at Cox Enterprises in USA explains why the cloud solution from Ariba is the best answer.

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For more details about Supply Chain Course and Market Research Training, please visit http://www.iipmr.com

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