Supply Chain Merger and Acquisition

In AMR’s M&A: Designing the Supply Chain Response, AMR presented a checklist on where to get started as an M&A approaches, with questions to jump start the process. The checklist can be summarized as follows: Before it happens, identify synergies. Carefully analyze opportunity against risk. Build capabilities. Design the supply response. While a good article, […]

Bigger. Badder. Baffling.

As per our previous posts, the merger and acquisition cycle is peaking. Coupa went on a spending spree and bought Spend 360 and Trade Extensions. Jaggaer merged with Pool4Tool. OpenText is acquiring Covisint Corporation. And Descarte Systems acquired PCSTrac Business. And we just know more announcements are coming. Everyone is getting bigger and badder, at […]