Supplier Partnership in Purchasing

Supplier Partnership Vs Traditional View of Supplier Management

Supplier partnership is commonly accepted view for last couple of decades. However, for the history sake I think it is worth writing about how traditional or old view was characterized, the key points were: There are many suppliers on the market, who can produce according to a certain specification. Neither seller nor purchaser is unique. To put pressure on the costs in the primary goal and the purchasing process is a guarantee that the market mechanisms should work. In the purchasing process the price is always the decisive factor. A lower price is always preferable. Supplier Partnership Definition and Characteristics: […]