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Therefore I found myself getting irritated at relatively minor points, and perhaps judging it too harshly as I went through it. Supply Management The publication is comprehensive, considered, and a catalyst for performance improvement towards excellence.

The outputs are then taken forwards into a sustainable procurement implementation program that is focused on achieving bottom line value and environmental and social improvement outcomes. The book also highlights the problems of bringing in topical references. This triple-bottom line analysis approach is unique as it requires specialist software and skills to undertake the analysis. Your email address will not be published. This preoccupation seems to have tainted the cream on the top of most business models.

The problem with this topic, evidenced here, is that it ends up describing Mr or Ms Impossible. That all makes it hard to review their book totally dispassionately. The idea being that you drive cost out of the organisation to make it more profitable, to maximise shareholder value. Our sustainable procurement approach also calculates the environmental impacts for each procurement spend category and provides transparency on hotspots or spikes of environmental impacts e.

The outputs are then taken forwardsThe book also highlights the

The academic rigour and consultancy language is well punctuated with case studies and examples. But as we said earlier, I may be being somewhat nit-picking here, given the importance of the central arguments in the book and the clarity with which they are expressed.

The analysis always identifies areas of inefficiency, cost savings, risk reduction and environmental and social performance improvement. The outputs from the data modeling and analysis are a spend analysis report and supporting excel model. It was published late last year, and I've found this a hard review to write. The numbers and business benefit therefore speak for themselves and are being achieved consistently where best practice is applied.