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Category Management in Purchasing, 2nd Edition by Jonathan O'Brien

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01

Introducing category management

This chapter aims to provide an introduction to category management, why it is highly relevant for leading companies all over the world and the significant value it can bring to organizations. It explains how this value can be realized in different economic and market conditions and how the approach can help respond positively to a variety of different business needs and drivers.

Using this book

This is a practical book for those who want to get on and make purchasing category management a reality and realize the dramatic value and benefits that are possible when it is well executed. It is a book about value and how to secure the best possible value from the supply chain through planned and structured purchasing ...

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