August 24, 2017

Chapter 8: Sourcing and Order Placement

Some buyers rated so far by Better Buying are demonstrating that order fluctuation can be reduced Sourcing and order placement considers… Read More

August 21, 2017

Chapter 7: Planning and Forecasting

Most buyers provide forecasts of upcoming product needs to suppliers: one-third of these reports accurately predict product order sizes. Planning and forecasting are… Read More

August 17, 2017

Chapter 6: Design and Development

Eighty percent or more of tech packs are delivered accurately and on time by buyers rated so far by Better Buying The design… Read More

August 14, 2017

Chapter 5: Pricing Orders Responsibly

Fewer than half of Better Buying ratings show buyers are covering the costs of compliant production Cost and cost negotiation zeroes in on… Read More

August 7, 2017

Chapter 4: CSR Harmonization

Many buyers rated in the Better Buying pilot are allowing suppliers to submit recently completed audits in lieu of undergoing new audits The… Read More

July 16, 2017

Chapter 3: Managing the Purchasing Process

Most buyers rated in the Better Buying pilot are providing enough time for production and are accountable for ensuring adequate time when they… Read More