Category planning and strategy development

Our vast pool of procurement and subject matter experts can support you in developing strategies and plans for the entire procurement function or discreet categories of spend

Category management is one of the central pillars of good procurement structures. It allows procurement professionals to develop strategies and plans that are based on an in-depth understanding of particular markets and supply chains.

Our category structure provides experts across all areas of spend and sectors, capable of developing strategic sourcing strategies and longer term plans to constantly manage spend in a way that is mindful of individual supply chain dynamics, aligned to corporate objectives.

Category planning and strategy development

Our experts support organisations through the entire category planning cycle, from providing up-to-date market insight and supplier intelligence to contract and supplier performance reviews. Our integrated approach to procurement means that our category plans are developed to link to the organisations’ capacity to deliver sourcing exercises and overarching procurement strategies.