"Postal Service contracting"

Driving down supply chain costs will remain a key focus for the Postal Service’s Supply Management group, according to the newly released Supply Management Three-Year Strategic Plan 2010 – 2012 [pdf].  The group set ambitious goals for the next three years, including an annual “SCM impact” of at least 6 percent of total spend and improvement in “operational efficiency” by 15 percent.  Perhaps most intriguing to suppliers is the group’s assessment of its Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats over the next three years.  Read on to see those details.