Strategic Sourcing Best Practices for Pipes, Valves, and Fittings

Pipes, Valves, and Fittings (PVF) Strategic Sourcing

MRO Strategic Sourcing

MRO Procurement

Despite its importance, Procurement groups often take a tactical approach to Maintenance, Repair, and Operations sourcing.  This can lead to inefficient purchases.  Our strategic sourcing experts have the resources and experience to improve spend visibility, increase market intelligence, and ultimately produce savings for our clients.

Strategic Sourcing for Maintenance, Repair, and Operations

Procurement for Facilities Maintenance Services

Developing a Strategic Sourcing strategy for Facilities Maintenance means keeping an eye on spend in areas like pest control, custodial services, and utilities, and more. With so many facilities management sub-category spend areas, it can prove difficult to adequately collect, assess, and act upon the spend data.  Source One’s Procurement consultants make it easy to identify cost reduction opportunities and navigate the Facilities Management supplier landscape with confidence.

Strategic Sourcing Services for Facility Maintenance

Office Supplies Procurement

The Strategic Sourcing experts at Source One will present strategies for assessing and optimizing your office supplies spend.  Introducing best practices and assisting in negotiations, our office supplies strategic sourcing experts produce long-term cost savings.

Sourcing Services for Office Supplies

Telecommunications Strategic Sourcing

Source One’s telecom procurement and expense reduction experts will help your organization take a closer look at telecom spend.  With our spend management solutions, you’ll achieve savings and develop strategies for reducing managerial burden.

Procurement Services for Telecom Spend

Reduce Costs in the Pipes, Valves, and Fittings Category with Source One's Strategic Sourcing experts

Cost Reduction Solutions for Pipes, Valves, and Fittings

Sourcing Pipes, Valves, and Fittings requires close attention to product specifications, contract details, and supplier relationships.  Count on Source One’s PVF Procurement experts to leverage their expertise and optimize these processes.

Procurement groups in search of Pipes, Valves, and Fittings have a lot on their minds.  Their strategic sourcing efforts demand scrutiny of product specifications, familiarity with a variety of materials, and knowledge of tariffs and other import laws.  Though domestic PVF products are typically considered higher quality, there’s no single approach to Procurement within this category.  Sourcing professionals must not only compare domestic vs. imported options, but also consider the benefits of national suppliers vs. local vendors, as well as the potential advantages of highly specialized manufacturers.

Pain Points for PVF Procurement:


Our PVF Strategic Sourcing Experts can Help:


Proven PVF Procurement Results

Thanks to our PVF Strategic Sourcing efforts, clients typically realize between 12-18% savings within the PVF category.  Our Procurement consultants produce these results through supplier consolidation, manufacturer standardization, alternate product identification, and program optimization.  Armed with Source One’s PVF market intelligence, our clients enjoy value-adds such as expedited delivery, reduced freight costs, rebate and loyalty incentives, and Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) Programs.

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