Course: Supply Base Consolidation

Consolidating the supply base across multiple business units creates a more efficient supply base, increases leverage and reduces administration costs.

Course Outline:

  1. Spend Analysis
  2. Supplier Segmentation
  3. Business Unit Coordination
  4. Package Management

Exercise Example:

  • Spend Analysis:
    Bucket spend in terms of sourcable parts/programs to enable consolidation

Expectations Upon Completion:

  • Ability to identify consolidation opportunities in the supply chain
  • Knowledge to create supplier footprint vision
  • Skills to engage the supply base with vision for the category
Cost Drivers Over Time | Activity Based Costing