Supply Chain Overview Spend Analysis

| May 29, 2019

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Unilever identifies Strategic Suppliers as those that represent a significant proportion of our spend or volume. Suppliers with spend over a defined threshold value, where there is a unique dependency, where the supplier cannot be easily replaced and they represent a high risk on external indices. Neither type of supplier is mutually exclusive i.e. a supplier can be both a critical supplier (risk) and critical supplier (opportunity)

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