• Source One Management Services, LLC Source One is a recognized leading Procurement Service Provider. We supplement client resources with professional procurement outsourcing, market research, strategic sourcing and spend management services. Our Strategic Sourcing Services help companies increase their market intelligence and reduce their spending in indirect and direct product and service spend categories. We help reduce the overall cost of acquisition through the application of proven sourcing and purchasing strategies, best practices, people and technologies. Our flexible engagement options for Strategic Sourcing Services include a contingency (gain sharing) basis, where there is no fee until savings are realized and there will never be hidden expenses! Sourcing Strategic Sourcing Services
  • Procurement Service Provider As a Procurement Service Provider, Source One blends seamlessly with your team to complement your internal procurement resources. We can assist in a variety of tasks, including: Strategic Sourcing, Benchmarking, Data Cleansing and Analysis, Market Research, Supplier Identification, Implementing Best Practices, Supplier Rationalization, Supplier Evaluation, Electronic Procurement Enablement, Spend Analysis, Contracting and Negotiations. Click the button below to learn more about Procurement Service Providers and how they can assist you in managing your spend,
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  • 'Best in Class' customer service begins with procurement. Most companies do not have the time, resources or tools necessary to properly conduct strategic sourcing initiatives for all of their products and services. Source One has solutions to supplement your team in both direct and indirect spend categories. With flexible billing options, our Strategic Sourcing Services can be provided on a contingency basis (gain sharing) --
    there is no fee unless and until savings are realized
    and there will never be any hidden expenses!
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  • The world's only provider of completely free eSourcing Tools "Organizations that would like to experiment with sourcing technology can learn a lot about what works and what doesn't using WhyAbe.com." ...Gartner, Inc. WhyAbe.com provides any organization with free electronic sourcing tools, including: reverse auctions, RFX events, and simple contract management. There are NO COSTS to use the tools,
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  • Supplier Identification and Market Research Need to know what your competition is doing? Want to see where the markets are shifting? Where should you be manufacturing products? What suppliers are out there? Source One provides market intelligence, benchmarking and supplier identification services to some of the world's largest companies. We can help you too. Research Expense Reduction

Source One obtains savings from the incumbent supplier in 97% of Strategic Sourcing Projects.

Source One's core business is providing customized strategic sourcing, supply chain decision support and spend management consulting solutions. We have solutions that fit every business, including teams of resources that can work remotely on your entire spend profile, to supplemental staffing, to on-demand temporarily placed Full Time Equivalent resources.

Since 1992, Source One's consulting team has sourced billions of dollars worth of spend in several hundred product and service categories. Through collaboration with our clients and their suppliers, our customers average 18% savings across all commodities and spend categories and strengthen relationships with their suppliers.

Managing Indirect Spend, Strategic Sourcing Book by Source One Source One has the procurement solutions you need.

Spend Management engagements with Source One may include strategic sourcing services, spend consolidation, assistance with statements of work, identification of alternate suppliers, market and supply research, RFP management, price negotiations and contract recommendations. Our objective is to help our clients obtain the best overall total-value and quality of service with new or existing suppliers. We assist with the transition to a new suppliers and audit supplier invoices after new pricing is implemented to help drive compliance and ensure savings are realized.

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Procurement News

 1 Jun
Chicago Consulting Office Source One is pleased to announce the opening of our Chicago sourcing and procurement consulting office.
Press Release, Chicago Consulting
 3 Jun
Free SRM Whitepaper Source One published a free Supplier Relationship Management Insights Report. Get it now.
Free SRM Insights Report
19 May
Nine Time Award Winner Source One has won its ninth consecutive Supply and Demand Chain Executive 100 award.
2014 SDXExec Award Winner
 7 Apr
Marketing Sourcing Report Check out our new free whitepaper discussing Sourcing and Procurement's role in Marketing spend.
Marketing Sourcing Insights Report