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In  this Partner  Perspective, we speak with Kurt  Albertson, Principal in the North American Procurement Advisory Practice at The Hackett Group. Kurt talks about many hot topics in the market including business agility and pragmatic approaches to move from transactional,  service-orientated procurement to a more trusted partnership. 

The Personal Care Product market, a $381.57 billion industry in 2016, is forcasted to rise to $650 billion by 2024. Are manufacturers ready for this growth?

The partnership between SDI and Unilog has been a major sucess for both parties since joining forces less than a year ago. Learn about the expertise Unlilog offers from the latest partner perspective held with Unilog CEO, Suchit Bachalli.

SDI is proud to be a corporate sponsor of Penn State’s Center for Supply Chain Research. From being involved in their Entrepreneurial Pitch Contest to acting as Program Director for their Supply Chain Leaders’ Forum, there is so much opportunity to learn and grow together.

CEO of SDI, Christopher Moore, commits to learning the countless connections to the MRO supply chain ecosystem from all different perspectives. Explore this new series, Partner Perspective, in which he interviews a multitude of industry experts and gains valuable insights.

In today’s competitive global marketplace, leading manufacturers are finding more and more that they must address and optimize their MRO supply chain in order to minimize their risk exposure and better compete. MRO is critical to the success of manufacturing – not just the MRO supply, but the processes behind that supply as well. In an ever-changing business environment, these distributors have been shifting their focus towards eProcurement in order to survive and thrive - while the smaller suppliers struggle to adapt.

Disruption is underway, and many manufacturers are moving beyond their traditional views to redefine their value and reshape their businesses. 

At SDI, our supplier partners are part of the MRO supply chain ecosystem that delivers maximum value to our clients. Read about the importance of supplier relationship management and how to break it down into five primary tasks. 

The last installment in this series by Spend Matters, talks about how the next generation of supply chains will be MRO-powered.

In the third post in this series on MRO As-a-Service by Spend Matters, Pierre Mitchell and Michael Lamoureux talk about how managing MRO as a process delivers benefits from efficiency to effectiveness and beyond to an evolutionary phase. The next generation of value, MRO-as-a-Service, helps organizations build intelligent, agile, scalable and integrated supply chains (direct and indirect).