Procurement, Principles & Management

Procurement, Principles & Management

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Now in its eleventh edition, Procurement Principles and Management has been essential reading for practitioners and students of purchasing and procurement for nearly 50 years. This new edition will provide the reader with a reflection of mainstream practice alongside insight into developing ideas and approaches. This book has been updated to cover the continuous change and development in the field of purchasing, and carefully balances emerging philosophies with proven and established thinking and practice in the profession.



New features in this edition:



A new and thorough consideration of contract law and negotiation
Expanded treatment of many key topics, including ABC analysis, Kraljic, Bensau, and TCO
A new section on risk
New additional examples of services/tangibles procurement
Additional material exploring off-shoring/on-shoring
Increased focus on culture.



Procurement Principles and Management is published in association with the Charted Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS), which is the central reference point for the purchasing and supply profession. Details about courses, conferences and other service are available at www.cips.org.



Peter Baily, formerly Chief Examiner for CIPS

David Farmer, formerly Henley Management College

Barry Crocker, formerly Salford University

David Jessop, formerly University of Glamorgan

David Jones, Blackburn College
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Product details

  • Paperback | 616 pages
  • 191 x 246 x 31mm | 1,158g
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • 11th New edition
  • 1292016019
  • 9781292016016
  • 324,411

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Now in its eleventh edition, Procurement Principles and Management has been essential reading for practitioners and students of purchasing and procurement for nearly 50 years. This new edition will provide the reader with a reflection of mainstream practice alongside insight into developing ideas and approaches. This book has been updated to cover the continuous change and development in the field of purchasing, and carefully balances emerging philosophies with proven and established thinking and practice in the profession.









New features in this edition:

A new and thorough consideration of contract law and negotiation Expanded treatment of many key topics, including ABC analysis, Kraljic, Bensau, and TCO A new section on risk New additional examples of services/tangibles procurement Additional material exploring off-shoring/on-shoring Increased focus on culture.





Procurement Principles and Management is published in association with the Charted Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS), which is the central reference point for the purchasing and supply profession. Details about courses, conferences and other service are available at www.cips.org.







Peter Baily, formerly Chief Examiner for CIPS



David Farmer, formerly Henley Management College



Barry Crocker, formerly Salford University



David Jessop, formerly University of Glamorgan



David Jones, Blackburn College







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Table of contents

Chapter 1 Procurement scope and development
Chapter 2 Strategic procurement and supply chain management
Chapter 3 Public sector procurement
Chapter 4 Outsourcing
Chapter 5 Quality management
Chapter 6 Inventory management
Chapter 7 Lead time and time compression
Chapter 8 Sourcing strategies and relationships
Chapter 9 Price and total cost of ownership (TCO)
Chapter 10 Negotiations
Chapter 11 Project procurement
Chapter 12 Procurement of commodities
Chapter 13 International and global sourcing
Chapter 14 Capital procurement
Chapter 15 Retail procurement and efficient consumer response (ECR)
Chapter 16 Services procurement
Chapter 17 Corporate social responsibility
Chapter 18 E-Procurement systems
Chapter 19 Contract management and performance measurement
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