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Source One News and Current Events at Source One, The Premier Procurement Service ProviderWelcome to Source One's News and Current Events... On this page, you can find the latest Source One company news, as well as acknowledgments from the industry and recent product and service developments.
Willow Grove, PA, August 20, 2013:
Source One has relaunched its YouTube channel. Check in frequently to see different analysts, staff members and guest speakers talk about tips, strategies or best practices in strategic sourcing.
Philadelphia, PA, May 29, 2013:
Source One's Joe Payne was featured in BuyersMeetingPoint.com, discussing Source One's addition of a Supply Chain Center of Excellence and sharing his expertise on procurement transformation services.
Willow Grove, PA, May 23, 2013:
ThomasNet's IMT Procurement Journal introduced Source One's Supply Chain Center of Excellence and fleshes out what it could mean for the procurement industry.
Willow Grove, PA, May 13, 2013:
Source One was honored by Supply & Demand Chain Executive, with its Executive 100 Award. This is the eighth consecutive win for Source One. This year, Source One was recognized in its role helping a major pharmaceutical transfer their procurement department into a center of excellence.
Fort Atkinson, WI, February 14, 2013:
Supply & Demand Chain Executive, a leading business magazine, has honored Source One Management Services, LLC by naming five Source One consultants to the 2013 Pros to Know.
Source One's 2013 Pros to Know Winners
Willow Grove, PA, November 19, 2012:
Source One has announced it is the recipient of an industry magazine's 2012 Green Supply Chain Award. Source One, and its work for a leading women's apparel company, were recognized for helping to provide more environmentally friendly practices while still producing cost reduction.
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Green Supply Chain Award Press Releases
Philadelphia, PA, April 6, 2012:
Source One was featured in the Enterprise section of a leading publication, Philadelphia Business Journal. Source One is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and was highlighted in this feature piece to talk about its growth over the last decade as well as its positive impact on the local corporate community.
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Philadelphia Business Journal Discusses "Source One knows how to cut supply costs"
Willow Grove, PA, March 21, 2012:
Unfortunately, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) has gotten a negative reputation over the last few years. A common perception is that BPO results in "shipping jobs overseas". However, this is inaccurate because, in many cases, the outsourcing of business processes can actually help a company grow and can create new jobs and career paths for its employees. The real challenges in outsourcing are knowing what to outsource and how to select the right outsourcing partner. Our whitepaper "Seven Steps to BPO Success" provides you with the key elements to ensure a successful BPO engagement.
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Mexico City, MX, October 27, 2011:
Source One was proud to present at the 50-year anniversary celebration of the University of La Salle's School of Business in Mexico City. Join us October 27th, 2011 at 12:30 PM EDT. Our presentation explored U.S. companies and their perspectives and challenges faced when sourcing products or services from Mexico. To receive a free, no-obligation video copy of this presentation, please contact our PR deparment.
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PDF Document: "US Companies and Global Opportunities: A Perspective on Strategic Sourcing from Mexico"
Willow Grove, PA, September 21, 2011:
Source One, and the supply chain industry as a whole, have seen a dramatic increase in demand for sourcing and procurement placement services in recent months. Organizations of all sizes have expressed interest in experienced full-time strategic sourcing consultants that can work on-site or off-site to accomplish specific strategic sourcing and procurement initiatives. To compensate for this demand, Source One has ramped up its staffing in contract placement services with additional experienced professionals across dozens of spend categories.
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PDF Document, Contract Procurement Services Demand on the Rise
Willow Grove, PA, July 20, 2011:
Source One Management Services, LLC and publisher John Wiley & Sons are pleased to announce the upcoming arrival of the first major book that specifically focuses on the topic of Strategic Sourcing Indirect Spend. Authored by Joe Payne and William Dorn, of Source One, the book details best practices and provides specific project examples for sourcing indirect spend categories. Read more about it now and pre-order your copy now.
Willow Grove, PA, May 2, 2011:
Source One is proud to have been selected again to the Supply and Demand Chain Executive 100 for the 6th consecutive year. This year, candidates where evaluated on real case studies that proved to have a positive impact on client supply chains.
Willow Grove, PA, April 25, 2011:
Panacea Healthcare Solutions and Source One announce a strategiec alliance focused on improving healthcare providers' bottom line. The strategic alliance will help healthcare providers reduce their spending and optimize their procurement strategies in non-salary operations.
Memphis, TN, March 14, 2011:
Source One announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with leading technology-driven telecom lifecyle management company, Asentinel. The two companies are able to combine their telecom expense management solutions and deliver their respective customers expanded cost reduction opporunities.
Willow Grove, PA, February 21, 2011:
Source One is the first American company invited to make a feature presentation and major Mexican international conference. Source One will be presenting "A U.S. Buyer's Perspective on Sourcing in Mexico: Challenges and Opportunities".
Dallas, TX, August 3, 2010:
ProcureCon has recognizing Source One as a vendor who is advancing strategic sourcing methodologies. ProcureCon's attendees have voted the top critical supply chain partners and ProucreCon is pleased to recognize Source One as a Preferred Solution Provider.
Willow Grove, PA, May 17, 2010:
Source One is honored to have received the 2010 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100 Award. This year, Source One was recognized for our leadership as a solution and service provider assisting the Supply Chain funtion for our customers in order to help attain supply chain excellence throughout a recent economic downturn.
Willow Grove, PA, April 28, 2010:
Source One has joined Twitter. Using Twitter, Source One is able to keep its clients and prospects up to date with blog entries from The Strategic Sourceror, case studies from recent strategic sourcing project successes, as well as other general procurement news.
Moon Township, PA, March 9, 2010:
Kathleen Daly, of Source One, and Charles Dominick, of Next Level Purchasing, recently discussed the current challenges that purchasing professionals and sourcing managers are facing as expectations from within their companies continue to rise while resources continue to shrink.
New York, NY, June 25, 2009:
Source One is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Supply and Demand Chain Executive 100 for the fourth consecutive year. This year, Source One was recognized as a solution provider that helps provide best practices, technologies and solutions that help businesses maintain profitability in the current recession.
Willow Grove, PA, June 8, 2009:
Calls for help are up at Source One Management Services, LLC. Companies are looking for ways to quickly reduce costs or develop long-term sustainable strategic sourcing strategies so that they can avoid headcount reduction. Read or listen to the podcast of three solutions to help cut costs and increase profitability.
Willow Grove, PA, November 12, 2008:
Source One launches MasterNegotiator.com, the web's first self-service strategic sourcing portal designed for small and mid-market companies that want to use their own resources for strategic sourcing. Master Negotiator is loaded with pre-negotiated contracts, discounts and agreements with leading national suppliers for the most common indirect spend categories.
New York, New York, September 9, 2008:
Leading Procurement Services Provider, Source One, and ThomasNet.com, the leading industrial supplier directory, have announced the availability of "Contract Manager". Never miss a contract expiration again, and keep track of all of your important contracts and agreements in one central place.
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, September 8, 2008:
A leading procurement information blog, Procurement Insights, recently summarized Source One's offerings and why our strategic sourcing model is different yet successful.
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, July 30, 2008:
For the third consecutive year, Source One has been awarded the Supply and Demand Chain Executive 100 award. This year's award focused on innovation in the supply chain. Source One was recognized for its work with contingency based strategic sourcing, and free purchasing tools.
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, May 8, 2008:
A leading online publication, Outsourcing Journal, studies Source One and publishes a case study titled "Source One Provides End-to-End and On-Demand Strategic Sourcing Solution for Mid-market Companies." Read about Source One's successful full service Strategic Sourcing Solutions and how they benefited two industry leading companies.
New York, NY, May 5, 2008:
ThomasNet.com, the world's online leading marketplace, and Source One, the leading Procurement Service Provider, announce release of ThomasNet Purchasing Tools at the ISM conference in St. Louis.
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, March 27, 2008:
Leading Analyst Firm awards Source One management services "Cool Procurement Vendor in 2008" for their innovative contingency based sourcing and free toolset www.WhyAbe.com
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, January 25, 2008:
It's a Bear Out There Business-Wise. Source One Is Here to Help With 10 Simple Ways to Cut Costs in Tough Economic Times.
AVENEL, New Jersey, September 6, 2007:
Bradco Supply engaged Source One to assist in the identification, contracting and implementation of an MPLS network solution that would ensure that Bradco's existing dark fiber and routing equipment were maximized. AT&T was awarded the responsibility to provide network management services.
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, July 18, 2007:
Source One Management Services, LLC has been awarded the Supply and Demand Chain Executive 100 for 2007. This is the second consecutive year that Source One has been recognized.
Metro Connect USA 2007, MIAMI, FL, January 23, 2007:
4Connections, a New Jersey and New York metro lit and dark fiber provider, announces today to industry executives attending Capacity Magazine?s Metro Connect USA 2007 conference, the successful completion of a dark fiber network build-out for Bradco Supply, a leading national distributor of building materials. Source One played a critical role in the success of this project.
WILLOW GROVE, Pennsylvania, January 17th, 2007:
Rapid growth in wireless devices over the last five years has left companies searching for resources and methodologies to manage the spend category. Wireless spend is increasing in significance for many companies as these devices become pervasive. Tracking device inventory, active users and coordinating wireless plan minutes is evolving into a time consuming and costly task that most companies don?t have the time or resources to get to. In response, Source One has launched a comprehensive Wireless Spend Management Program.
WILLOW GROVE, Pennsylvania, July, 2006:
Source One Management Services, LLC is proud to have been included in the Supply and Demand Chain Executive 100.