Source One Management Services, LLC is the world’s leading provider of procurement and supply chain solutions. Our commodity experts take advantage of a wealth of data and industry know-how to deliver process improvement and enhanced relationship management to each of our clients, and ultimately save them time and money. Source One is a supply chain consulting firm, encompassing a handful of different brands including WhyAbe.com and The Strategic Sourceror.
Consulting Firm Overview
Source One is a well-established procurement consultancy founded in 1992. We have conducted countless sourcing events, and have offices in the Northeast and Midwest United States. Our services include custom industry benchmarking, data consolidation, alternate supplier identification, RFx and Reverse Auction management, price negotiations, contracting, and much more. We offer an array of flexible fee options for our services.
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Source One Brands
Source One manages a collection of brands, all of which focus on strategic sourcing and procurement. In addition to our world-class consulting services, we offer free online procurement utilities from WhyAbe.com, provide spend analysis and opportunity assessment services with SpendConsultant.com, maintain a supply chain blog entitled The Strategic Sourceror, and host the ExecIn Forum for supply management leaders. Two members of our team also wrote a book highlighting procurement best practices, called “Managing Indirect Spend.”
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The Evolution of Procurement
Since its founding, Source One has helped Procurement teams abandon tactical, reactive practices and embrace the value-adding potential of Strategic Sourcing. In everything we do, we enable clients to mature their Procurement function and prepare it to serve as a strategic, nuanced business partner. Our service offerings are constantly evolving to better serve Procurement teams as they continue to grow and accept new duties.
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Consulting Firm Overview
In 1992, Source One was founded to close a gap in the consulting space. A lot of firms offered support for Procurement teams, but no organization focused exclusively on producing savings through strategic sourcing. Our consultants changed this. Offering uniquely hands-on and flexible support, we’ve optimized every aspect of our clients’ Procurement operations since day one.
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Why Choose Source One?
Source One is a different kind of Procurement services provider. Highly experienced and specialized, our consultants make it possible for Procurement teams in any industry to develop efficient operations, reduce costs, and boost their category intelligence. Leveraging unparalleled market intelligence and years of cross-category best practices, we’ll put your Procurement team on the road to best-in-class status.
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Our Guiding Principles
The Procurement and Strategic Sourcing consultants at Source One take a uniquely principled approach to our service offering. We insist on honesty and transparency throughout the life of every client engagement. What’s more, we never accept referral fees or commissions from suppliers. Our clients are not customers. They are strategic partners who deserve our respect and investment.
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