11. Tools to Assist You in Gathering Data and Expediting the Sourcing Process

  1. Joe Payne and
  2. William R. Dorn Jr.

Published Online: 9 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118386828.ch11

Managing Indirect Spend: Enhancing Profitability through Strategic Sourcing

Managing Indirect Spend: Enhancing Profitability through Strategic Sourcing

How to Cite

Payne, J. and Dorn, W. R. (2011) Tools to Assist You in Gathering Data and Expediting the Sourcing Process, in Managing Indirect Spend: Enhancing Profitability through Strategic Sourcing, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118386828.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470886885

Online ISBN: 9781118386828

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Keywords:

  • data and expediting;
  • sourcing process;
  • RFX process;
  • enterprise resource planning;
  • request for proposal

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Traditional Industry Publications

  • Group Purchasing Organizations

  • Import Records

  • Published Indexes and Reports

  • The Web

  • Social Networking

  • Research Reports and White Papers

  • Electronic Sourcing Tools

  • Consultants

  • Selecting a Procurement Service Provider

  • In Summary