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Improve Sourcing Organization's Processes in 3 Easy Steps by Adopting Intelligent Automation

Published: 12 January 2018

ID: G00322515

Analyst(s): Gilbert van der Heiden , David Groombridge , Stephanie Stoudt-Hansen , Frances Karamouzis


Successful sourcing strategies use new technologies to digitize and automate the business, and improve speed, cost and efficiency of the sourcing organization itself. Sourcing and vendor management leaders can use this research to drive the benefits of intelligent automation into their organization.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Step 1: Assess Sourcing Organization's Maturity and Initiate the Process Toward Automation
    • Recommendations
  • Step 2: Make the Business Case for Using IAS Within the Sourcing Organization
    • Recommendations
  • Step 3: Formulate Your Strategy
    • List of Vendors With IAS Sourcing Capabilities
    • Recommendations

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