Over recent years, there have been various industry developments that served as or caused trends in procurement. These procurement trends include technology changes, novel strategic approaches, new processes, and necessary adaptations to change. As supply chains become increasingly complex, procurement has become highly crucial and influential in the production process and continues to grow.
Category management solutions offered by SpendEdge can help category managers realize their sourcing goals and achieve best value delivery.
As a category manager you know the game has evolved and the stakes are higher. Your role no longer just revolves around reducing direct and indirect cost, consolidating spend categories, and finding efficiencies. Today, you are expected to operate at a strategic level, impacting both the bottom line and top line, and deliver maximal value throughout the supply chain. You also know that your competitors are in it to win it, and your category management solutions need to be much more sophisticated, effective, and ever-evolving.
At SpendEdge, we have specialized these past 17 years in helping category managers across all stages of the procuring life cycle to devise a strategic approach to spend management that results in winning category strategies and execution. Our insights empower your procurement experts to strategically plan and execute in alignment with corporate objectives, in compatibility with their category KPIs, and by being educated on upcoming industry and technology trends in their category. Our category management services provide actionable insights to enable your category management teams to adopt a proactive approach to category planning.
Category Management Service:
Category Management Service:
Tail Spend Management
Market Intelligence and Benchmarking
Supplier Performance Reporting
Category Strategy Development
Why SpendEdge Category Management Services?
- Breakthrough Savings
- Improved Service Levels
- Supplier Capability Development
- Competitive Advantage
- Evaluating Opportunities
- Proven Methodologies
- Risk Management
- Resource Utilization
- Process Improvement
Minimize supply chain disruptions
Access to ongoing advisory and procurement market intelligence is critical in order to understand risks and factor strategies that help minimize or alleviate risks. A core pillar of our category management services is analysis and assessment on supply chain risks in order to keep the value generation stream “always on” throughout the sourcing life cycle.
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