Just What the Doctor Sourced

Bristol-Myers Squibb taps Frictionless for global sourcing efforts

Cambridge, MA  October 22, 2002  $19 billion pharmaceutical giant Bristol-Myers Squibb today announced that it has selected Frictionless Commerce's Sourcing as its software platform to support its continuing global strategic sourcing efforts.

Bristol-Myers Squibb will be rolling out the software platform to its Global Strategic Sourcing operations around the world.

Having implemented automated sourcing processes in the past, Bristol-Myers Squibb selected Frictionless Sourcing for its enterprise software infrastructure, spend analysis, and collaborative project management and tracking capabilities.

"Bristol-Myers Squibb has a longstanding commitment to sourcing leadership and innovation," said Tony Santiago, vice president global strategic sourcing, Bristol-Myers Squibb. "The platform that Frictionless Sourcing offers will allow us to achieve the next level of savings and efficiency for our company."