E-Procurement-in-New-Dimensions

How important is price compared to other factors in

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Unformatted text preview: tive(s) are you trying to achieve through e-procurement, and why? • What categories of goods and services need the most attention and would benefit most from new e-procurement approaches? • Can you utilize existing horizontal or vertical exchanges to meet your needs? • How willing are you to change suppliers, including adding new ones to your supply base, in order to achieve short-term or long-term benefits? • How important is price compared to other factors in determining which suppliers to use? • How willing are you to outsource parts of your procurement activity? • How important is it for you to have a proprietary solution that’s unique to your company alone? • How will you ensure that buyers in your company embrace and use new techniques? • How will you integrate new information systems requirements into your organization in a way that supports rapidly achieving e-procurement benefits? Which type of e-procurement approach is right for you depends on the situation you face, the specific obje...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/01/2014 for the course INDE 6370 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Houston.

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