Executive Briefings

Criteria for Make vs. Buy Decisions

MeadWestvaco, a global packaging solutions provider, has identified a number of new markets in which it sees the potential for profitable growth, says Brian McClure, director of global procurement and supply chain. As the company moves into these new markets, it is faced with a lot of decisions about whether to make or buy goods and services. McClure explains the process and criteria MW has developed for making these decisions. [Run Time (Min.): 7:20]

MeadWestvaco, a global packaging solutions provider, has identified a number of new markets in which it sees the potential for profitable growth, says Brian McClure, director of global procurement and supply chain. As the company moves into these new markets, it is faced with a lot of decisions about whether to make or buy goods and services. McClure explains the process and criteria MW has developed for making these decisions. [Run Time (Min.): 7:20]