Executive Briefings

Taming the Volatile Commodities Market with Strategic Sourcing

Volatile and rising prices among many commodities are playing havoc with corporate budgets. While companies may have little control over the price of raw materials or fuel, they can find ways to offset these rising costs, says Greg Holt of CombineNet. He uses examples from CombineNet's customer base to show how strategic sourcing solutions can enable more open communications with suppliers and unleash innovation and value. [Run Time (Min.): 10:05]

Volatile and rising prices among many commodities are playing havoc with corporate budgets. While companies may have little control over the price of raw materials or fuel, they can find ways to offset these rising costs, says Greg Holt of CombineNet. He uses examples from CombineNet's customer base to show how strategic sourcing solutions can enable more open communications with suppliers and unleash innovation and value. [Run Time (Min.): 10:05]