Part I of this blog series analyzed the appropriateness of global sourcing and spend management applications for helping companies improve their cash flows and reduce working capital. It also introduced the question what might happen to global trade management (GTM) applications down the track.
Indeed, what about this credit crunch and recession, and how will that affect the global trade
comes to jobs vs. trees, green is going to be harder to sell. Again, depending on how deep this crisis gets, you may see green issues getting a lower level of priority, at least for the next few years.” On the other hand, below are the comments from Alex Thompson, VP of Product Strategy at TradeBeam : Among the drivers for GTM adoption, there are cross currents arising from the recent credit crunch and the anticipated recession that will follow, with some trends favoring adoption of GTM software,