A Foundational Look at the Evolution of Sourcing Technology and Platforms
This paper explores the evolution of sourcing platforms from the basic reverse auction//RFX/e-sourcing capabilities of yesteryear to the more advanced sourcing and commodity management platforms available today. This analyst report includes recommendations on different solution types and packages based on overall company sophistication, maturity, and spend portfolio mix. It also provides a shortlist of the vendors.
Here are highlights of what you’ll learn:
How Commodity Management tools help organizations implement and manage demand generation, hedging, accounting for forward positions and scheduling/logistics
A market overview of everything you need to know about the sourcing and commodity management technology market
In-depth analysis of top sourcing and commodity management vendors