“Awarding has become much more agile than before; this will enable us to enhance the time to market. We place a new annex/ addendum for the new scope with the associated pricing and then issue the Purchase Order.” Strategic sourcing is a key function under Umniah’s Supply Chain department. “We continually scan the market and conduct due diligence of benchmarking, not only in terms of pricing but also value, features and new technologies tobe included.” Umniah Mobile Company is always keen to maintain its position as the price leader in the market, and this can be sustained and accompanied with better quality through a proactive Supply Chain department.
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