This is a “best practices” model that provides a framework for the sourcing service providers to manage risks and improve their service capabilities across the sourcing lifecycle.
eSCM-SP provides a three dimensional model. These dimensions include: sourcing lifecycle, capability areas and capability levels. The following diagram illustrates this three dimensional model. For more information on the model, please visit
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