Tag: SCM

Adapting Agile for the Enterprise | In the News

In many industries, corporate procurement is a function that is both ripe for improvement and, at the same time, resistant to Agile concepts in unique ways.

“The sourcing process is, by definition, really cross-functional with a lot of back and forth,” says Amy Fong, a Partner leading Everest Group’s sourcing and vendor management practice.

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AI-driven Sourcing: Discover the Best-in-Class Features in Autonomous Sourcing Tools | Webinar

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AI-driven Sourcing: Discover the Best-in-Class Features in Autonomous Sourcing Tools

Sourcing organizations are increasingly trying to make their processes more efficient through digital adoption. While e-Sourcing tools were the starting points for this digital transformation, they have evolved and are now enhanced by the addition of automation and artificial intelligence.

Watch this webinar where our analysts offered insights into the complex technology landscape of autonomous sourcing tools. They also discussed the various functionalities autonomous sourcing tools offer across the sourcing workflow, providing a clear understanding of their impact and benefits.

What questions did the webinar answer for the participants?

  • What does the autonomous sourcing technology landscape look like?
  • What is the current state of adoption of automation in sourcing technologies?
  • What are the best-in-class features and functions to look for in an autonomous sourcing tool?

Who should attend?

  • Enterprises
  • Chief procurement officers (CPO)
  • Global sourcing managers
  • Vendor managers/vendor relationship managers
  • Procurement managers
  • Supplier relationship management technology providers
  • Supplier management leaders
  • Technology providers offering autonomous sourcing solutions
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Global Supplier Diversity: A Path to Inclusive Procurement | LinkedIn Live

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Global Supplier Diversity: A Path to Inclusive Procurement

View the event on LinkedIn, which was delivered live on Thursday, November 2, 2023.

🌎 As businesses expand globally, diversity in supply chains becomes critical for competitiveness, risk mitigation, and meeting societal demands for inclusion and social responsibility.

Watch this LinkedIn Live as our expert analysts explore the global landscape of supplier diversity initiatives and the challenges and opportunities they present 📊. We’ll discuss the importance of inclusive procurement practices and the cultural considerations and adaptation of supplier diversity strategies in different regions 🤝.

💡 Viewers will gain practical advice on aligning procurement processes with diversity goals on a global scale and hear success stories and innovative approaches from around the world that promote supplier diversity and inclusive procurement 🌐🚀.

What did we discuss?

  • ✅ The global landscape of supplier diversity initiatives and the challenges and opportunities
  • ✅ How inclusive procurement practices can foster diversity and inclusion within the supply chain, and why it’s important
  • ✅ Cultural considerations when adapting supplier diversity strategies in different region

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Driving Success through Effective Procurement and Category Management Organization | Webinar

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Driving Success through Effective Procurement and Category Management Organization

Do you have an exceptional procurement and category management organization model? As you know firsthand, an effective one is needed to meet your stakeholders’ expectations in today’s uncertain economic environment.

With emerging trends such as Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) practices, next-gen technologies, and cost optimization imperatives, category management structures need to continuously evolve to meet changing demands.

Join this webinar as our expert analysts discuss the crucial design factors in evolving procurement and category management organizations, covering aspects such as accountability structures, emerging roles and skillsets, governance, policies, and outsourcing adoption.

What questions will the webinar answer for the participants?

  • What are the various category management organization models prevalent in the market?
  • What are the factors that impact procurement and category management organizational structures?
  • How is resource management conducted in best-in-class procurement organizations?
  • How do organizations enable effective collaboration between category managers, suppliers, and business stakeholders?
  • How are emerging technologies affecting existing procurement structures?
  • What are the best practices in outsourcing procurement and category management?
  • How can effective category management structures help deal with uncertainties arising from shifting macroeconomic trends?

Who should attend?

  • CPOs
  • Category managers
  • Indirect sourcing leaders
  • Supplier management leaders
  • Strategic sourcing leaders

Supply Chain Management (SCM) BPS – PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2023

Supply Chain Management (SCM) BPS – PEAK Matrix® Assessment

Enterprises grapple with various supply chain challenges, including evolving customer demands, planning limitations, and disruptions in production and distribution. Amid recessionary headwinds and geopolitical tensions, enterprises are increasingly seeking third-party support to address these challenges. Rather than relying solely on providers for cost reduction, enterprises now collaborate with them to add value across the entire supply chain using technology, process expertise, and specialized talent. To serve this need, providers are enhancing their capabilities by cultivating domain-specific expertise, forging strategic technological and consulting partnerships, and developing state-of-the-art solutions to help enterprises navigate these challenges, reduce environmental impact, and achieve sustainability goals. 

Everest Group Supply Chain Management SCM BPS PEAK Matrix Assessment 2023

What is in this PEAK Matrix® Report

In this report, we assess 14 Supply Chain Management (SCM) providers on Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix®  and categorize them as Leaders, Major Contenders, Aspirants, and Star Performers based on their capabilities and market impact. The study will assist key stakeholders (providers, buyers, and technology vendors) understand the current state of the SCM provider landscape.

In this report, we:

  •  Present the SCM BPS PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2023
  • Provide key insights into PEAK Matrix® dimensions
  • List providers’ strengths and limitations
  • Discuss enterprise sourcing considerations
  • Examine the SCM BPS provider landscape

Scope:

  • All industries and geographies
  • Services: Supply Chain Management (SCM) Business Process Services (BPS)
  • The assessment is based on Everest Group’s annual RFI process for the calendar year 2022, interactions with leading supply chain service providers, client reference checks, and an ongoing analysis of the SCM BPS market

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