Procurement Services

Wolseley Industrial’s vendor of choice programs have been developed to ensure an elegant solution to its customer’s most challenging supply needs, delivering value throughout the life cycle of the program.

At the heart of Wolseley Industrial’s sourcing is strategy is buying the right products, to the right specification, and at the right price.

Are your systems designed to capture categorized data?
Do you have too many suppliers?
Is your buying leverage in the marketplace less than ideal?
Is product standardization a challenge?

If so, we can help.

Professional procurement services allow our customers to focus on their core business functions while we focus on the strategic, tactical and on-going category management associated with MRO. We can do this while operating either on the customer’s ERP system or utilizing our system, providing both product and service, or strictly services. Advanced EDI, XML, punch out, and e-commerce solutions can be integrated into the overall program.

MRO Procurement Services

Strategic Sourcing

  • Leverage purchase power
  • Focused savings realization
  • Data aggregation analysis
  • Benchmarked price deflation
  • Supply base rationalization
  • Direct manufacturer relationships
  • Negotiated contractual pricing

Tactical Purchasing

  • Reduce transaction cost
  • Emergency procurement
  • Replenishment
  • One-time buys
  • Speed to response
  • Service focus
  • Supports sourcing plan
  • Aggressive expediting

Category Management

  • Supplier performance management
  • Vendor qualification
  • Market intelligence
  • Forecasting
  • Trend analysis
  • Spend and source compliance
  • Product standardization