RR Donnelley Global Turnkey Solutions can leverage and synchronize the power of our global customer spend. Our hundreds of millions of dollars in annual spend on packaging, print, media and electronic components ensures the best prices, quality and lead times for materials.
Product and component sourcing and vendor management are essential parts of our solution. Our Asian-based IPO (International Procurement Office) and our global commodity team monitor and develop our supplier network. They have particular focus on suppliers of B and C class commodities. Our team continuously monitors industry trends and prices to ensure that high quality components are sourced at the most competitive price.
Our suppliers undergo rigorous selection and monitoring processes. This means that our AVL (Approved Vendor Listing) and yours include only the most progressive suppliers who:
- Have the capacity and flexibility to cope with fluctuating inventory demands
- Meet the necessary industry compliance standards and requirements as set out by WEEE, CE Marking, HIPPA and others
- Consistently deliver on quality and cost
This vetting of our AVL includes:
- site visits
- price and capacity checks
- quality audits
- continuous monitoring
Our global procurement team leverage knowledge and supplier expertise to develop global and regional supply base and commodity strategies. We are proactive in ensuring continuity of supply, which guarantees business continuity for you.