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supplier

An organisation that contracts with an acquirer to supply systems, software or services under the terms of a contract.
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Supplier relationship managers have been assigned to each to oversee the operational process and the achievement of performance metrics and strategic goals.
There will be multiple supplier success models, depending upon the product area, required competencies and a number of other competitive factors.
Even the simplest "commodity" supply must ultimately provide differentiated value to its customers in order for its supplier to prosper.
The enhanced solution acts as a huge accelerator for eProcurement ROI by lowering supplier collaboration costs and significantly reducing the effort needed to automate supplier interactions.
Japanese precedents are less clear about whether a supplier has an unimpeded right to refuse to renew a distribution agreement.
Advance Shipping Notice (ASN) -- A supplier acknowledges the order by sending an ASN to the purchaser.
The supplier must advise the customer of any changed circumstances.
As the partnership with your supplier develops, you may gain access to specific areas of the supplier's computer system to receive data electronically when you want it.
One supplier says that changing from a basic to a wear-resistant barrel material can add $150,000 to a mid-sized machine.
He credited Chrysler suppliers with reaching out to the minority business community and signing some on as partners, but "overall, it is clear there is room for improvement.
CEOs gathered by Chief Executive to report on preferred supplier progress--at the Turnberry Isle Yacht and Country Club--were continuing to wrestle with the basics of the new supplier relationship that leads to certified status.
Deep profiles of 16 major suppliers that offer details on manufacturing capabilities, quality controls, future development plans and more.