Counterfeiting affects every industry. How susceptible are you to counterfeiting in your supply chain?
Counterfeiting in the Supply Chain
The problem of counterfeiting in the supply chain continues to plague companies in every industry. In order to combat counterfeiting, a multilayered strategy that adopts multiple approaches and engages the entire organization is needed. This research investigates counterfeiting’s global growth and provides detailed recommendations to address the issue. It delves into strategies ranging from tracking technologies to working with government agencies in an effort to stem the growing challenge of counterfeiting throughout the supply chain.
CAPS News - March 2019
Coming out of our annual spring event, CAPS brings you lessons-learned from senior leaders and vision for the future of supply management.
What do you shop for in your digital catalogs?
Of the companies we surveyed, 37% use ERP-hosted catalogs. Additional maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) items from the survey included laboratory supplies and equipment, facilities services, and temp/contingent labor.
Digitization of Your Catalogs
Of the supply management organizations we surveyed, 77% use at least some form of digital catalog. Have you digitized?
CAPS News - February 2019
CAPS constantly looking for ways to stay better connected to you, support you in your practice, and advance supply management - the latest here.
Growing importance in supplier assessments
Supplier assessments and audits are an effective way to measure your suppliers' alignment with your organization’s supply management priorities.
What is your Supply Management ROI?
Supply management return on investment (ROI) is a simple and powerful way to demonstrate the value of the function.
CAPS News - January 2019
As CAPS launches into the new year, we're excited to introduce you to our new Director of Corporate Membership and tell you about great new supply management research & metrics.
SM's growing influence
Managed or sourceable spend is increasingly being managed by supply management and procurement groups. This growing influence results in a more strategic approach, increased savings, and greater protection from supplier risk. On average, 85 percent of spend for all companies, regardless of sector, is managed. How does your company compare? Source: The Metrics of Supply Management (Cross-Industry) Report, CAPS Research, July 2018. ...