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Sourcing and Procurement
Logistics Today summarizes AT Kearney\’s 2004 “Assessment of Excellence in Procurement” study on trends in outsourcing procurement. The gist: there are savings to be had by outsourcing at least some of the decidedly unglamorous back-office procurement function: “\’Companies are chasing savings through overseas sourcing, but their internal structures are likely to prevent the full benefits of