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SPEND ANALYSIS: The Window into Strategic Sourcing by Haralambos Marmanis, Kirit Pandit

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In order to achieve ongoing cost reduction targets, companies systematically launch high-impact savings initiatives to leverage purchasing volume, consolidate suppliers, and reduce off-contract spend. However, without a comprehensive understanding of corporate-wide spending patterns, effectively identifying and prioritizing such savings opportunities will be impossible. In other words, you will not know where to save unless you know where you are spending. Therefore, managers, executives, and analysts need quick and easy access to a consolidated, accurate, and granular view of corporate spend.

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