64% of supply chain organizations surveyed use a net cost methodology to offset cost-up impacts with cost-down strategies. Of those, 50% recognize cost avoidance as part of the net cost methodology.
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CAPS News - 31 May 2023
Future Study 2026, types of spend video, how companies use net cost methodology, imports increasing, and Scope 3 emissions pushback.
Level of Risk Severity
Across industries, 65 global companies increased the severity of future supplier risks for sustainability and climate change over the next three years, indicating a higher focus on environmental issues and their impact on supply chain disruptions.
CAPS News - 17 May 2023
Cybersecurity webinar & cyber risks with new suppliers, securing your organization. Diverse IT spend, 2023 economic forecast, & supply chain trends.
Tracking and Managing Cost Changes
91% of companies use a cost baseline while 73% use variance reporting and monitor supplier and plant information for tracking and managing cost changes.
CAPS News - 03 May 2023
Insights from the CAPS Senior Management Roundtable, participate in our annual survey, a roadmap to Net-Zero, Chile's lithium supply, climate-disclosure rules.
External Forces of Change
Changing customer requirements, government regulations, and tech advancements are top predicted forces driving change for 2026.
CAPS News - 19 April 2023
Understanding cost changes, inflation, new ESG rules, and port operations.
Top Business Strategies
Strengthening supply chain resilience is the top business strategy the supply management profession is expected to adopt between now and 2026.
CAPS News - 05 April 2023
Future Study 2026 webinar, Empowering Procurement webinar, new benchmarking capability, artificial intelligence, manufacturing, and more.