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SRM Perspectives on Key Industry Trends

How Rising Freight Costs Are Impacting the Manufacturing Industry

Reasons Why Your Traditional Procurement Strategy Will No Longer Work

How to Overcome Coronavirus Economic Effects in Manufacturing

The Necessary Practice of Price Forecasting in Manufacturing

How to Identify Cost Savings with a Contract Manufacturing and Packaging Supplier

3 Tips for Strategically Sourcing Flexible Packaging

Vendor Negotiation Techniques to Increase Savings in a Virtual World

3 Vendor Contract Management Best Practices You Can't Ignore

Learn How to Solve Procurement Challenges by Outsourcing

Cost-Saving Initiatives in Procurement for Manufacturers to Implement

Key Differences Between Procurement Consulting and In-House Resourcing

Packaging Costs Matter in Your Vendor Contracts

5 Procurement Strategy Initiatives for Untapped Savings in Manufacturing

Evaluating Your Corrugated Vendor Contracts

Checking Your Blind Spots in Vendor Negotiations

Budget Season: Two Tips for Seeing Vendor Contracts in 2020

Manufacturing Benchmarks to Implement to Improve Your Bottom Line

Matching Regional Need With Regional Packaging Suppliers

Efficiency: One of Packaging and Transportation’s Biggest Hurdles

How to Navigate Outbound Freight: It’s Much More than Getting Goods from Here to There

Going Green or Gathering Boxes? The Latest Packaging Dilemma

After The Vendor Contract Is Signed, The Real Work Begins

Potandon Produce Embraces Data-Driven Business Evolution, Wins Big in Vendor Negotiations

Vendor Relationship Best Practices to Maximize Value

How Can Small Manufacturers Tap Into the AI Revolution?

Don’t Get Boxed In By Increasing Pulp & Paper Costs

Vendor Contract Management: Why Paper Supplies Will Remain Tight

Never Sign a Vendor Contract Amendment Without Vetting It

Why You Should Manage Your Vendor Contracts During Budget Season

Less is More: A Case Study in Manufacturing Vendor Contract Management

Proceed with Caution on Vendor Contract Changes – A Real World Example

Vendor Contracts: Identify Cost Savings Initiatives in Procurement

When to Use Corrugated Packaging Box Manufacturers vs. Distributors

A Case Study in Manufacturing Vendor Contract Management

Considering an Acquisition? Don’t Overlook Your Vendor Contracts

Why Your Manufacturing Company Should Go to Bid During Vendor Negotiations

Managing Vendors? Here’s How to Maximize Business Performance

What to Ask Your Next Strategic Sourcing Partner

What to Expect in Supply Contracts When Pulp and Paper Commodity Price Increase

Managing Relationships During Vendor Contract Negotiations

When Should Manufacturers Begin Vendor Contract Negotiations?

Beware the Perils of Free Money in Vendor Negotiations

Dimensional Weight Pricing and How it Could Affect Your Shipping Charges