Tag: secondary packaging

coronavirus

Indirect Supply Management Matters in Today’s Environment

As companies adjust to life altered by the novel Coronavirus outbreak, manufacturing is one of the hardest-hit sectors of the economy. In addition to being asked to adapt their assembly lines to produce personal protective equipment, their supply chains are being challenged from multiple sides. From a Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) and office supplies standpoint, a number of essential items they once relied on are being challenged like never before.

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indirect spend

Examine Indirect Spend to Drive COVID-19 Cost Savings

In times of crisis, immediate challenges that jeopardize your ability to operate and serve customers deserve your central focus. While apparent pain points get quick reactions, the underlying business activities that support your ability to function can’t be overlooked.

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best practices

7 Pitfalls Imperil Indirect Spend Management

Indirect Spend presents complex challenges but brings opportunities for increased efficiency and cost control. Managing this expense area becomes more difficult due to the nature of indirect sourcing: smaller average supplier spend, more suppliers, maverick spend, and a more complex stakeholder environment.

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Personalized solutions for secondary packaging can enhance customer experience.
indirect spend

Exploring the Importance and Challenges of Secondary Packaging

The e-commerce explosion is leaving retailers scrambling to differentiate themselves through excellent customer experiences. Think about it. In a traditional store, a brand that focuses on offering deeply personal, nuanced services can do so through interpersonal interactions and amenities. How can you replicate that experience online? In practice, it happens with data and specialized packaging. Secondary packaging is essential here, as the strategy empowers brands to replicate a boutique-like experience when sending packages to customers.

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