How to Streamline Procurement and Increase Buying Power Working with a GPO

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A Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) aggregates the purchasing volume of its members for various goods and services and develops contracts with suppliers through which members may buy at group prices and terms. Despite their distinct advantages, GPOs continue to be widely misunderstood. Learn how to leverage the purchasing power of a group of businesses to obtain discounts from vendors based on the collective buying power of the GPO members and why participating in a GPO is a distinct strategic advantage.
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5 Steps to Modernize Your Sales & Marketing in Transportation

Transportation Marketing and Sales Association

The transportation and logistics industry is currently confronting dramatic change - which brings both risk and opportunity. Driving factors range from new technologies and new market entrants to new customer expectations and new business models. There are many opportunities and solutions those in the industry can develop to meet evolving challenges - some evolutionary, others more revolutionary.
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Global Transportation and Trade Compliance - 2 Sides of the Same Coin

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Why enterprise (ERP) solutions are poorly designed to effectively manage global trade. How integrating information flows between internal departments, external actors and transportation and trade compliance provides exceptional operating efficiencies. How accounts and products can be centrally managed to support both transportation and trade compliance. How global supply chain visibility and visualization supports organizational communication and collaboration.
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OBSERVATIONS FROM 2018 SUPPLY CHAIN TALENT MARKET

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One of the top challenges in the end-to-end Supply Chain world today is finding & successfully hiring qualified talent, especially given the industry’s digital transformation. In fact, a 2018 survey of over 1,000 business leaders by The Conference Board showed that the top concern for CEOs is “finding and retaining talent”. In this webinar, Jessica Clayton with TalentStream will share key insight and data points from the Supply Chain talent market, based on interactions with hundreds of hiring managers and thousands of candidates.
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Improving Financial and Supply Chain Planning Alignment

Supply chain and finance teams, despite working together for so long, still don’t have a common language for producing effective plans. How can you achieve supply chain excellence if the teams responsible for delivering it aren’t even speaking the same language? They might not even agree on what excellence is.
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