SABMiller needed new operating model for indirect procurement in Africa

Will Green is news editor of Supply Management
19 May 2016

SABMiller needed to develop a new operating model in order to consolidate spend on indirects, a conference was told.

Matthew Frost, regional head of procurement for Africa, said a global centre for procurement was established in Switzerland in 2010, with direct spend on materials consolidated shortly afterwards. “Indirects were different,” he said.

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