Purchasing Workshop

Make more strategic purchasing decisions. Learn how to utilise Slim4 to make data-driven purchasing decisions

What can you expect?

In your role within the planning team, you will utilise Slim4 to determine the optimum order quantity for every SKU. However, purchasing is a complex game!

Working with suppliers is a profession in its own right. And before you communicate your inventory requirements with your supply chain partners, there are many principles and techniques you need to be aware of.

By combining theory and industry best-practice, our expert consultants will teach you how to build & execute a more effective purchasing strategy.

Programme details

The Purchasing Masterclass takes place over 2 days & covers the following topics:

Applying purchasing models
Developments in purchasing
What makes a good buyer?
Purchasing Vs. category management
Purchasing as a profit centre
Supplier relationship & supplier strategy
Negotiating a better deal
Purchase KPIs
Contract management
Purchasing ethics


The training is design for employees in the purchasing department, but also for employees who regularly engage with this department.

Dates & Pricing by location

United Kingdom


  • Pricing upon request


  • Online training

Slimstock UK (more info)


Register your interest today!

Slimstock Academy

Grosvenor House Prospect Hill Redditch Worchestershire B97 4DL

+44 1527 509 561


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