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Successful Supplier Relationship Management Process Webinar Sponsored by TraceGains

Successful Supplier Relationship Management Process Webinar Sponsored by TraceGains


Westminster, CO -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/04/2014 -- TraceGains hosted a webinar providing a competitive advantage through supplier collaboration and supplier relationship management. To access the pre-recorded webinar, go to:

Bill Michels, a leading expert in purchasing and supply chain management, presented a well-attended webinar sponsored by TraceGains last month. Michels has worked with some of the world's greatest companies across a wide spectrum of industries and countries transforming procurement and the supply chain. While supply chain management, risk, global sourcing, strategic planning, cost, and change management are Michels’ major focus, he also developed many innovative methodologies theories, practices, and tools for the transformation of procurement and the supply chain.

Topics addressed during the webinar included how companies can build a process that delivers cost and value improvement every year. Michels also covered the supplier relationship management process, identify which suppliers are good candidates for supplier relationship management (SRM), as well as how companies can drive collaboration with suppliers. This webinar reported the need to establish clear processes through which buyers and suppliers interface and collaborate.

About TraceGains
TraceGains ( provides food and ingredient manufacturers and brokers with a web-based, full-service supplier, compliance, and regulatory document management solution that automates the management of supplier risk, data, and documentation, making companies 365 Audit Ready™.

TraceGains’ cloud-based SaaS solution works with in-house solutions such as quality management systems (QMS), enterprise resource planning (ERP), and product life-cycle management (PLM), to close the loop on upstream risk. This solution provides collaborative supplier management, and eases compliance with the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), and internal business compliance requirements including hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP).

TraceGains digitizes all incoming supplier documents, making them easily searchable. TraceGains also extracts critical data and analyzes them against customer-specific business and compliance rules, alerting stakeholders to any non-compliance.

TraceGains’ customers boast a four to six month return on their investment. TraceGains is Food Logistics Top 100 software and technology providers.

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