7. Procurement Cost Reduction

  1. Steven M. Bragg

Published Online: 7 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118268346.ch7

Cost Reduction Analysis: Tools and Strategies

Cost Reduction Analysis: Tools and Strategies

How to Cite

Bragg, S. M. (2010) Procurement Cost Reduction, in Cost Reduction Analysis: Tools and Strategies, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118268346.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470587263

Online ISBN: 9781118268346

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Keywords:

  • cost reduction;
  • process streamlining;
  • procurement;
  • purchasing information;
  • purchasing department

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Standard Procurement Process Flow

  • Procurement Cards

  • Evaluated Receipts System

  • Additional Procurement Process Flow Changes

  • Supplier Consolidation

  • Supplier Relations

  • Additional Cost Reduction Considerations

  • Metrics

  • Summary