ew topics today generate more interest or are more impor-tant to procurement teams than supply chain risk. Supplychains are increasingly more global and unforeseen eventsthat disrupt delivery and affect the bottom line can tax eventhe best prepared procurement teams.To ensure that your supply chain can meet the rigorousdemands of your organization, OfficeMax Workplace and MyPurchasing Center have partnered to bring you the latestinformation on managing supply chain risk. Together, we havecompiled some of the best articles on the topic at MyPur-chasingCenter.com in a new guide.With the guide, Procurement Takes Lead in Managing Sup-ply Chain Risk, procurement teams will better understandinherent risk in relationships with suppliers and learn howto measure and track risk. There’s a scorecard that will helpprocurement teams figure out if the activities they have inplace to manage risk are world-class or behind the class anda list of tips to evaluate a supplier’s financial risk. Finally, MyPurchasing Center sits down with Larry Hartley, Senior VicePresident, Supply Chain, at OfficeMax Workplace, to discusshow the supplier assures its products and services and helpscustomers manage their risk.
Procurement Takes Lead in Managing Supply Chain Risk