- August 7, 2014
- Andrea Stroud
- Member: FREE
Organizations are always looking for ways to improve the performance of their supply chains. Often, the target is the procurement function, which presents an opportunity to increase efficiency and decrease costs. APQC has often been asked, "what do top-performing procurement organizations look like?"
In this presentation, APQC's Andrea Stroud looks at how top performers in procurement compare to other organizations. APQC's Open Standards Benchmarking in procurement data shows that procurement structure may play less of a role in performance than the adoption of efficient processes.