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In this edition, you’ll find posts about rising wages and changing procurement.
Amazon Raises Wages – Your Move, Walmart
Bigger paychecks await Amazon’s 250,000 employees as well as 100,000 seasonal workers. Just in time for the holidays, Amazon’s new $15/hour wage kicked off November 1. Read more…
Procurement May Need To Buy A Clue
The procurement function should reduce its focus on cost cutting and place more emphasis on supplier collaboration. Read more…
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