More from Neely Harris
An Interview with Henri Irrthum: The Science of Sourcing
Know thyself ... and know thy technology. Henri Irrthum, vice president and chief procurement officer at DuPont, offers sage advice for companies that are surveying their options for supply management technology.
April 1, 2002
2002's Pros to Know
Supply Chain Management's Best and Brightest - Find out who made this year's list!
February 26, 2002
Taking the Pain Out of e-Payment
The world of e-payments does not exactly have a glowing reputation - struggling for years under the weight of grim adoption rates and security concerns. But one company has found that Internet-based e-payment software is pretty painless, and better yet, profitable.
February 20, 2002
From the Ground Up
Dumond Lowery, director of global sourcing at Dana Corp., has been thrown in the middle of a supply chain management initiative and lives to tell about it. He shares his insights about what to do when you are pitched into the deep end, sans life preserver.
February 1, 2002
An Interview with Bill Coyne: Less Is More
It may seem like the entire business world is knee-deep in high-tech supply chain technology implementations, while your company is only beginning to dip its toes into the world of reverse auctions. However, Welch's Director of Purchasing, Bill Coyne, reassures that taking your time and keeping it simple can mean less cumbersome technology and more profit
January 1, 2002