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Cloud-Based Platforms for Strategic Sourcing

October 17, 2018
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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"How companies like Levis and Starbucks benefit from cloud-based platforms to manage their strategic sourcing" Faced with a large, diverse organization, Levi’s lacked a centralized way to manage sourcing and savings, leading to inefficiency and a lack of collaboration. Levi’s Sourcing team combined over a dozen categories into a single platform using a straightforward approach to sourcing, savings tracking, and planning: • Centralized spend under management • Better able to identify projects across categories • Partner more closely with strategic suppliers “With Scout, we get to see across the organization, and can help make connections. If we see one function undertaking a project, and a close parallel somewhere else in the company, we’re able to connect those stakeholders simply and easily.”

Speaker:

Amanda Jenkins and Yoni Hendel

Amanda Jenkins and Yoni Hendel are Account Executives at Scout. The pair work with enterprises throughout the East Coast with a heavy focus on businesses in the Mid-Atlantic region. Amanda and Yoni have expertise in helping procurement and supply chain teams to streamline the sourcing process. Scout itself is an e-sourcing platform which enables the Enterprise to quickly turn around RFPs/ RFIs, track savings and projects, monitor contracts, gain line of sight and early engagement with business stakeholders, and efficiently manage suppliers. Scout works with businesses across all industries and with major brands like Starbucks, Martin Marietta, and Intuit.

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