Procurement’s dirty little secrets

All signs point towards transformation.

Dirty Little Secret #1

Lack of Visibility Beyond Tier 1

  • Negative impact upon brand/shareholder value due to unethical/unsustainable supply chain operations
  • Supply shortages due to lacking knowledge of expanded supplier network
  • Poor levels of business continuity due to lack of planning in a supplier network

Dirty Little Secret #2–4

Poor Data Quality, Scattered Tech Landscapes, Lacking Leadership Approval/Budgets

Dirty Little Secret #5

Change requires Change Management

Dirty Little Secret #6

Procurement is Stuck in Spreadsheets



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