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Source One Round Up: January 12, 2018

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January 12, 2018

Here’s a look at where Source One’s cost reduction experts have been featured this week!

New Whitepaper:

What’s Next for Procurement: 8 Trends to Watch in 2018
2017 was another surprising year for Procurement and Strategic Sourcing professionals.  All around the world, disruptions like natural disasters, political upheaval, and new technologies wreaked havoc on supply chains.  Nevertheless, 2017 saw a number of Procurement trends continue as expected. …

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SD-WAN, Cybersecurity, and More: Telecom Trends to Watch in 2018

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At the end of 2016, Source One Director Dave Pastore looked back on the year in Telecommunications sourcing.  Three trends in particular stood out.  Companies of all sizes were investing in software-defined networking technologies, managed cybersecurity services, and cloud-connected services.

Historically, technologies in the Telecom space have been slow to catch on. Increasing interconnectivity and emerging cyber threats, however, compelled companies to take a more proactive…

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Hospital supply chains provide money-saving opportunities

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Hospitals have one of the most difficult cost-management tasks in any industry. With patients’ lives at stake, these organizations have to keep their budgets as slim and efficient as possible while never letting the quality of care slip. As with any organization, procurement and sourcing processes provide ample chance for budgetary savings, provided supply chain leaders are able to introduce new efficiency and well-tuned processes.
The methods these managers use to attain savings will be…

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Source One’s Telecom Expert Talks Emerging Trends

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2017 was an eventful year for Procurement professionals working in the Telecom space.  The continued emergence of new technologies and the constant threat of data breaches have led companies of all sizes to take a more proactive approach to their Telecom purchasing.
Recently, Source One Director David Pastore sat down with the Source One Podcast.  Sharing his Telecom procurement expertise, Pastore reflects on the past year and predicts the trends that will define Telecom sourcing in…

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Afternoon Coffee: Apple Suppliers Drive Record Taiwan Tech Revenue, Japan Confirms Bird Flu Outbreak has Affected Livestock

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Apple’s Taiwanese suppliers recorded all-time high revenues in December, with combined sales coming in at a 20% year-over-year gain. Japanese officials confirmed Thursday an outbreak of a highly pathogenic bird flu in the country’s western Kagawa prefecture. Afternoon Coffee brings you the latest in procurement and supply chain news.

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