VoIP Advantages and Disadvantages – What to Know Before Purchasing VoIP

Cyzerg

Before purchasing and implementing a VoIP phone system in your business, it is important to understand its advantages and disadvantages. To help you easily acquire that knowledge, we have created this short article that details VoIP’s features, benefits, and drawbacks. Information Technology

Procurement vs. Purchasing: What’s the Difference?

Logistics Bureau

The best way to understand the difference between procurement and purchasing in a business is to consider the process involved in buying a car, says Logistics Bureau’s procurement specialist, Trent Morris. Procurement First, Purchasing Follows.

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U.S. GSA Awards Purchase Deal to EVgo, OSC~WEBco for Fleet EV Charging Solutions

NGT News

GSA Awards Purchase Deal to EVgo, OSC~WEBco for Fleet EV Charging Solutions appeared first on NGT News. Electric Featured blanket purchase agreement electric electric vehicles EV EVgo Inc. EVgo Inc.,

Sysco to purchase up to 800 Freightliner eCascadias

Fleet Owner

The purchase is part of Sysco’s goal to electrify 35% of its fleet by 2030. The first battery-electric Class 8 is expected to arrive at Sysco’s Riverside, California, site later this year. Refrigerated Transporter / Refrigerated Vehicles & Equipment

Prove ROI and Make the Business Case for Industrial Content Marketing

Speaker: Achinta Mitra, Founder and President, Tiecas Inc.

It's the plight of an industrial marketer: over the course of a 12-18 month long buying cycle, you make contact with a whole host of influencers who read your content, who may or may not actually work in purchasing. By the time the RFQ comes in, the original project might be completely different. and your initial point of contact may be long gone! Meanwhile, the purchase somehow takes place, and Sales claims all the glory. How is a marketer supposed to make the business case for better content marketing? Join Achinta Mitra, Founder and President of Tiecas, Inc, as he explains how, despite the long, grueling buying cycle, you can prove the ROI of your content marketing. and win (or keep!) buy-in from your higher-ups.

What is Procurement v Purchasing

Logistics Bureau

In this 8-minutes video, Trent Morris will answer these following questions that are certainly very helpful for those confused between the difference of Procurement and Purchasing. What’s the difference between Procurement and Purchasing?

Zeeba Purchases Commercial Electric Vehicles from ELMS

NGT News

ELMS) has received a firm purchase order from Zeeba Vans, a Los Angeles-based mobility company, for 50 ELMS Urban Delivery vans with the intent to purchase hundreds more in 2022. The post Zeeba Purchases Commercial Electric Vehicles from ELMS appeared first on NGT News.

Ohio Transit Authority Purchases Additional NFI Battery-Electric Buses

NGT News

The post Ohio Transit Authority Purchases Additional NFI Battery-Electric Buses appeared first on NGT News. The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) has exercised options for eight battery-electric Xcelsior CHARGE NG 40-foot heavy-duty transit buses from NFI Group Inc.’s

Key Stages for Purchasing Aerospace Parts

SIPMM Professional Publications

Purchasing is a highly complex hierarchical procedure with targets that reach a long way past the conventional conviction that purchasing essential job is to acquire products and ventures because of inward needs.

Hertz, Polestar Partner on Global Purchase for EV Adoption

NGT News

Hertz and Polestar, the Swedish premium electric performance car maker, has launched a new global partnership that includes purchasing up to 65,000 electric vehicles (EV) over five years. The post Hertz, Polestar Partner on Global Purchase for EV Adoption appeared first on NGT News.

Automated Order Processing and Proactive Inventory Management

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

Organizations need to focus on demand driven supply planning, utilizing real time information on customer orders from all marketplaces (e-commence, Amazon - or other online retailers, and point of sale data from brick and mortar). Focusing on this information once per month during the S&OP meeting is too late for all business units to align. Companies should have seamless integration between order entry, inventory management, forecasting and supply planning models and purchase order status to sense risk, pull levers to mitigate potential risk, and communicate within and outside the organization. This is especially important for new product releases, in store programs or promotions (sales, end caps, PDQ. etc) or online promotions (company run or 3rd party). Depending on total supply chain lead time, not having real time visibility and analysis of this information can significantly affect sales and the bottom line.

Canada Implements Tax Write-Offs, Incentives for EV Purchases

NGT News

To encourage more sales, the Canadian government has implemented tax write-offs and purchase incentives to prospective buyers of electric vehicles (EVs) and EV chargers. The post Canada Implements Tax Write-Offs, Incentives for EV Purchases appeared first on NGT News.

Transit Agency Finalizes Wireless Charger Purchase

NGT News

WAVE, a subsidiary of Ideanomics and a high-power inductive charging solution provider for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, has finalized a large, multi-million-dollar purchase order from the Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) for 28 additional wireless charging systems.

AMPLY Power, Verdek Sign Blanket Purchase Agreement to Aid Federal Electrification

NGT News

AMPLY Power products and services are now available to federal fleets through a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) by the U.S. The post AMPLY Power, Verdek Sign Blanket Purchase Agreement to Aid Federal Electrification appeared first on NGT News.

Negotiating Essential Clauses for Purchase Contracts

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Negotiating Essential Clauses for Purchase Contracts appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management. Contract negotiation does not necessarily equate to getting the cheapest price.It can also be in terms of quality or service etc.

Point-of-Danger ICE Raids and Audits

Speaker: Max Muller, Attorney and Author

Supply chain managers should constantly be on guard against forces that could cause a significant point-of-failure in or to their supply chains. The sudden loss of a workforce is an evolving danger to those who provide raw materials, subassemblies, finished goods, and/or necessary services to supply chains; and to entities requiring those items or services. Join Max Muller for this timely, fast-paced and guidance rich webinar that will educate you on the specific steps involved in undertaking your own internal audit, as well as providing you with guidance on what your major and/or sole source suppliers should do as well.

Grocery Giant Lidl Purchasing Container Ships Amid Supply Chain Issues

MTS Logistics

In the midst of supply chain issues, grocery giant Lidl has indicated that it will be purchasing container ships. There is no indication that Lidl expressed interest in, or purchased, cleaner, zero-emissions ships.

Key Stages for Purchasing Heavy Equipment Parts

SIPMM Professional Publications

Practically there is no one-size-fits-all purchase process. The post Key Stages for Purchasing Heavy Equipment Parts appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Some organizations require a formal process to suit their complex environment, which is often the case in government or education. In those industries, vendors must comply with strict guidelines. Others, for enterprise businesses like heavy machinery parts, require a few key steps in an effort to manage budgets […].

Owning the Post-Purchase Experience

Supply Chain Brain

Ensuring customers enjoy a frictionless post-purchase experience, from delivery through return, is crucial if omnichannel retailers are to satisfy buyers, retain customers and drive repeat purchase

AEP Ramps Up Light-Duty EV Purchases

NGT News

American Electric Power (AEP) says it will accelerate its electric vehicle (EV) purchases with the goal of replacing 100% of its 2,300 cars and light-duty trucks with EV alternatives by 2030. The post AEP Ramps Up Light-Duty EV Purchases appeared first on NGT News.

5 Essential Pieces of a Prospecting Solution

As organizations chase new revenue targets, B2B sales leaders must examine cutting edge prospecting solutions that proactively help reps identify, connect with, and close qualified buyers faster. This eBook aims to help B2B sales leaders better understand the five essential features your prospecting solution must include.

Key Factors for Purchasing Semiconductor Components

SIPMM Professional Publications

Realistically there is no one factor that weighs over another factor when it comes to purchasing. In the case of purchasing semiconductors, the buyer needs to do an in-depth research for the best possible timing to purchase the materials/components for […]. The post Key Factors for Purchasing Semiconductor Components appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. It is a collective issue that ties together, that leads from one factor to another.

Unlocking Opportunity in the Post-Purchase Ecosystem

Supply Chain Brain

More e-commerce means more returns — in fact, according to the latest industry figures, online sales are up 32%, while returns from online purchases are up 148

Merchants Fleet Commits to Purchasing 5,400 BrightDrop Commercial EVs

NGT News

The post Merchants Fleet Commits to Purchasing 5,400 BrightDrop Commercial EVs appeared first on NGT News.

As Online Purchases Surge, Logistics Workers Need Physical Support

Material Handling and Logistics

It’s already time to start planning for the biggest end-of-year logistics challenges. Labor Management

Piedmont Natural Gas Purchases S.C. CNG Fueling Station

NGT News

Piedmont Natural Gas has purchased a compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station in Greer, S.C., The post Piedmont Natural Gas Purchases S.C. from Spire CNG Inc.

How to Increase Market Share Through the Post-Purchase Experience

Supply Chain Brain

Merchants and brands are being forced to navigate the perfect storm — inflation, supply chain issues, climate change and unsteady shopper behavior

ExxonMobil Purchases Stake in Biojet to Expand Biofuel Portfolio

NGT News

The post ExxonMobil Purchases Stake in Biojet to Expand Biofuel Portfolio appeared first on NGT News. ExxonMobil is expanding its interests in biofuels that can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the transportation sector, acquiring a 49.9%

Purchasing Tips with Trent Morris – What People Get Wrong

Logistics Bureau

Procurement - Purchasing - SRM Purchasing Videos Collaboration compliance cost efficiency price purchasing quality supply chainWhat people get wrong? They always focus on price. Tip: Understand what the requirements of the business are.

Atlantic Pacific purchases Freedom Logistics

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Atlantic Pacific purchases Freedom Logistics appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Atlantic Pacific Group has acquired Freedom Logistics UK Ltd , effective from 19th January 2022.

Making a perfect purchase match

Fleet Owner

The best way to ensure matching is a combination of e-invoicing, supplier portal and a cloud-based approval workflow solution

Sysco Set to Purchase Close to 800 Freightliner eCascadias from Daimler

NGT News

The post Sysco Set to Purchase Close to 800 Freightliner eCascadias from Daimler appeared first on NGT News. Sysco Corp.,

Unlocking Opportunity in the Post-Purchase Ecosystem

Supply Chain Brain

Understanding customer expectations, improving their experience and implementing the right reverse logistics systems will increase shopper loyalty and prevent profit-margin erosion

Share Purchase Focuses on Advancing Hydrogen Refueling System

NGT News

The post Share Purchase Focuses on Advancing Hydrogen Refueling System appeared first on NGT News. PowerTap Hydrogen Capital Corp. has acquired a 49% ownership stake in Aberdeen International Inc.’s s AES-100 Inc.

Ballard Secures Module Purchase Order for Fuel Cell-Electric Buses

NGT News

Ballard Power Systems, a developer and manufacturer of fuel cell products, has received purchase orders from Solaris Bus & Coach S.A., The post Ballard Secures Module Purchase Order for Fuel Cell-Electric Buses appeared first on NGT News.

NJ TRANSIT Orders Option to Purchase Over 75 New Flyer Zero-Emission Buses

NGT News

NJ TRANSIT) for eight zero-emission, next generation Xcelsior CHARGE NG 40-foot heavy-duty transit buses with options to purchase up to 75 more battery-electric buses under a five-year contract. NFI Group Inc.’s s subsidiary New Flyer of America Inc.