Strategic Sourcing Roundtable Here are a few example topics from recent discussions. What we discuss is totally up to you since this is a peer-to-peer discussion to help you with challenges large or small: URGENT AND IMPORTANT -Covid-19 -Vendor management -Shortages – CO2 and gloves -Sourcing technology -Disconnects, -Vendor performance
IMPORTANT, not urgent -Transportation, -Uniforms
-If you are using staffing agencies, who and why? [submitted prior to the event] -UW e-business consortium, -Aged inventory challenges, -COVID-19 responses/modifications you have made, -What do you foresee in your office approach AND has working remotely worked?
-Claims versus suppliers, [discussed prior to the roundtable] -Shortages x 2 -Freight challenges/drivers, -PPE – gloves, etc. -Staffing