Expert Advice & Analysis for Procurement Professionals
Read the latest supply chain news and insights from the experts at Dun & Bradstreet. Review timely thought leadership, best practices, and in-depth articles about supply chain risk management, managing supplier relationships, and how procurement leaders can optimize spend. Learn how to evaluate vendors, gain visibility into Tier N suppliers, and make your entire supplier network more efficient and more diverse. D&B's supply management team covers the procurement topics that matter to businesses big and small, including manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers.
Supply chains are complex; a company may source components from dozens of vendors in as many countries for a single product. An expanding global regulatory landscape requires procurement professionals to stay informed about topics as diverse as materials safety, environmental rules, and labor practices – all while trying to build and maintain the best supplier relationships. Our writers provide information and recommendations based on a deep understanding of the procurement space, including the latest supply chain management tools. In a time of unprecedented technological change, traditional approaches to supply chain management may leave you exposed to more nimble competition. Protecting vendor relationships and realizing the most value from contracts can become increasingly difficult. Whether you make purchasing decisions for a Fortune 500 company or a small business, the procurement insights provided on D&B Perspectives can help make your supply chain operation more efficient and resilient.