Are we finding it more and more difficult to resist the giddy extravagance of the festive frenzy? Are we really doing our best to keep costs down by comparing prices and seeking greatest value for money?
The construction industry presents buyers with a unique and sometimes tricky set of considerations, but this needn't be a reason to shy away from online sourcing. In fact, it can make the move to e-sourcing even more advantageous.
A clear financial rationale should be in place before the decision is taken to automate the procurement function. Establishing this helps to allay doubts that employees may be having, and allows decision makers to view the projected cost savings of an e-procurement solution when set against its cost.