Sourcing: global or local?

14 August 2008

Blog pic By Delwyn Cummack


In this issue's Adviser, we answered a question from a reader in Egypt who wanted to find out more about global sourcing.

Our experts' advice for buyers considering global sourcing was to develop relationships with colleagues, gain the buy-in of key markets, and run a pilot on smaller, less-critical areas. 

Do you have any advice for buyers looking at sourcing globally?

What should they consider before making this decision?
LATEST
JOBS
Hounslow, Heathrow /Richmond upon Thames
Competitive salary depending on experience plus generous share award
Tails.com
London
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Bramwith Consulting
SEARCH JOBS
CIPS Knowledge
Find out more with CIPS Knowledge:
  • best practice insights
  • guidance
  • tools and templates
GO TO CIPS KNOWLEDGE