Butler Systems Joey Willoughby OMM612 Advanced Project Procurement Instructor Dr. Ken Edick October 13, 2014 Butler Systems Introduction As the Vice President of operations at Butler Systems, this researcher will assess the battery shortage problem, and will ascertain which actions to take and why. Also, exemplified in this research is the buying organizations role in selecting and qualifying potential suppliers. It will further be exemplified that both of these actions are extremely pertinent to organizational success in todays business world. According to information obtained from Benton, 2014 (Case 7) it was ascertained that Butler Systems is a fabricator of both computer conditioning accouterment and environmental regulating systems. The business organization furthermore is a global authoritative supplier of computer support systems and the most immense supplier of precision air-conditioning and power safeguarding systems. The HD-5 battery is utilized in 80 percent of the emergency power supply systems manufactured by Butler Systems. The notability of Butler Systems battery suppliers is crucial in the selection process as the emergency power supply is an alternate system that was intended to preclude glitches and to ride out transitory electrical outages. The maintenance of excellent buyer correlations with its suppliers is crucial to Butler Systems success. Factors consisting of cost,...
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