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Bridging the disconnect between finance and purchasing (Part 6): Cooking up a better P/E Ratio

September 20, 2011


Market researchers at the university’s Food Processing Center surveyed members of the Chefs Collaborative, a national network of food service professionals that promotes sustainable cuisine by using local, seasonal and specialty ingredients.  The poll targeted those primarily responsible for food purchases at their establishments, mostly chefs. Nearly three-fourths of the respondents agreed that buying locally […]

Bridging the Communications Gap Between Finance and Purchasing

January 31, 2008


  A May 4th, 2006 article titled How to Speak Like a CFO, stressed that “Too often, finance executives in Corporate America simply don’t believe that purchasing departments are really bringing in the savings they claim.  That may be because financing and purchasing don’t speak the same language.” A December 20th, 2007 article shows that […]