Top 3 Reasons Purchasing Leaders Send Their Teams to Purchasing Training

Training and developing teams in purchasing are important goals for purchasing leaders, now more than ever. For the last four years, purchasing teams have had many additional challenges in the supply chain creating day-to-day challenges: Covid, price increases, inflation, tariffs, and wars throughout the globe…

6 Steps to Develop a Dynamic Negotiation Culture

Having strong negotiation skills within a purchasing group yields a multitude of benefits.   It empowers buyers to secure more favorable deals, resulting in cost savings and increased profitability for the organization  It results strengthen supplier relationships for long-term collaboration and resilience against market changes  It…

Operational Excellence in Manufacturing: Unleashing the Power of Interim Talent 

A guest blog by MetaExperts In manufacturing, every second and strategic decision counts, and operational excellence (OpEx) isn’t just a goal; it’s the secret sauce to outmaneuvering the competition. If becoming an industry leader is on your list of your goals, it may be time…

The Transformative Impact of Interim Talent in Modern Procurement for Manufacturers

A guest blog by MetaExperts In the rapidly evolving world of manufacturing, staying ahead in procurement and purchasing is essential. By bringing skilled interim talent into the mix, manufacturers are finding innovative solutions to their most challenging business hurdles, achieving rapid breakthroughs that were once…

Achieving Cost Savings in 2024: Advanced Purchasing Strategies

Advanced Purchasing Dynamics recently surveyed purchasing leaders concerning the challenges they would be facing in 2024.  A top concern of the purchasing leaders is that their companies are expecting them to deliver an unachievable amount of savings in 2024.  While savings are always a purchasing…