In supply management, one component to explore is how an organizationâ€™s supply chain helps to achieve a strategic advantage in the marketplace. What steps/actions would an organization take to determine whether the supply management operation has the appropriate internal competencies to achieve competitive advantage? Respond to at least two of your classmatesâ€™ postings.
To a great extent, purchasing and materials management is becoming a strategic business function. Explain why this is true.
250 Words per discussion.