problem 1: Illustrate the concept of variety reduction with regard to stock purchasing.
problem 2: Describe the merits and demerits of stock purchasing.
problem 3: Describe the difficulties that a purchaser is likely to encounter when buying abroad.
problem 4: Illustrate in detail what a quality control system is.
problem 5: Describe the stages in traditional purchasing procedures.
problem 6: What are the circumstances which are likely to encourage an organization to consider outsourcing?
problem 7: Leadership is a significant element in purchasing management. Describe.
problem 8: Describe how IT facilitates purchasing control.