Joseph L. Cavinato, Ralph G. Kauffman, "The Purchasing Handbook: A Guide for the Purchasing and Supply Professional"
English | 1999 | ISBN: 0071345264 | Pages: 1082 | PDF | 11 MB
The purchasing and supply function has emerged from the shadows. As senior management executives around the world recognize the importance of each expenditure, and its subsequent impact on every level of their organization, purchasing and supply has become a major source of increased profits for today's corporations. Recognizing this, numerous well-established companies–including IBM, Weyerhaeuser, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and others–have today established Chief Purchasing Officer (CPO) positions.