TITLE

ABCs of procurement

AUTHOR(S)
WEBER, RICK
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Jul2011, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers guidelines on supplier research and selection, purchase planning, price negotiation and other key elements in procurement in the U.S. Danny L. Armijo II, New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Partnership project manager, defines procurement and why it is important, and details the first article inspection report (FAIR) as vendor testing tools. It notes that Armijo was in manufacturing for 30 years, ran companies in China and Europe and was involved in import/export.
ACCESSION #
64369971

 

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