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What are the key purchasing operations issues and why are they key issues? How do you manage these key issues?

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The establishment of organizational models is often based on one's mission statement and internal/external factors. Furthermore, once an organization establishes there organizational model in regards to their mission statement and conventional factors, they must identify different variables that directly affect structure and operational needs. One such variable is that of key purchasing operations. Purchasing operations serves as the foundation for all departments within the organization, regardless of the industry of operation. Though primarily associated with manufacturing, purchasing operations is just as essential to an organization that offers services. Experience and relationship plays a major factor in this activity. Below, we'll define and discuss key purchasing operations and address issues that may arise. Additionally, we'll identify some different ...

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