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Is There a Difference Between Purchasing and Procurement? (A PI Q&A)

July 21, 2008

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Network Member Question As far as I know, sometimes the terms “purchasing” and “procurement” can be used as the same meaning.  But in many cases it seems that both have different boundaries or meanings.  So what is really the meaning behind the terms? Kurt Binh Owner, SCM Vietnam – Supply Chain and Logistics Consulting Viet […]

Supply Chain Confidence? (A PI Q and A)

February 28, 2008

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The following is an interesting question I received from a Master of Science (M.Sc.) Business Technologies student who is working on her thesis “Measuring Confidence in Supply Chain Management System: An empirical approach.” Reader Question: My name is Diana Esparza, M.Sc. Electronic Business Technologies full time student at the University of Ottawa. Currently, I am […]