Procurement’s Crucial Role in Recovery (.PDF Download)

Dec. 6, 2021
As the supply chain shortages continue, more companies are turning to their procurement departments for help working through the snarls and carving out a path to recovery.

A crucial aspect of any organization’s drive to cut costs and increase efficiencies, the procurement department is wrestling with challenges across numerous different fronts right now. At a high level, the ongoing pandemic-related supply constraints are impacting order lead times and making it difficult for companies to get the materials they need to make their own goods.

Rising transportation costs, a truck driver shortage and capacity crunches in some modes are also interfering with what otherwise would be a “business as usual” process for many procurement departments.

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