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?
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