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As a buyer, what results do you usually obtain from a negotiation after a supplier has announced a price increase?

Just accept the increase.
Supplier reduces the amount of the increase.
Supplier cancels the increase.
Supplier lowers the price below the old price.
Supplier postpones any increase.
Supplier reduces purchase cost in another way.

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The American Purchasing Society would like to congratulate the following members for demonstrating their experience and level of expertise by obtaining purchasing certifications online through the Society.

Recent Certified Purchasing Professional (CPP) Certifications

Congratulations to the following members of the American Purchasing Society who have recently passed the Certified Purchasing Professional certification process.

  • Claribel Archie, Sr. Clinical Buyer
    Pediatric Associates
    Plantation, FL
  • Kimberly Farrah, Buyer
    CMU Software Engineering Institute
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Mohsen Naimi, Purchase Manager
    Eagle Grove Inc.
    Laguna Niguel, CA
  • James Looney
    Yukon, OK
  • Amanda Dillon, Buyer
    OCI BEAUMONT, LLC
    NEDERLAND, TX
  • Mohammad Saba, Procurement Manager
    Dynamic Service Solutions LLC
    Oxon Hill, MD
  • Wendy Terry, Procurement Manager
    Ultradent Products Inc.
    West Jordan, UT
  • Haley Rice, Purchasing Agent
    MEMIC
    Portland, ME
  • Jose Ortiz, Purchasing Manager
    The Langham
    Boston, MA
  • Emil Teen, Director of Materials Management
    Elizabeth Seton Children's Center
    Yonkers, NY
  • Steve Brenya
    Saipem Ltd
    London, N/A
  • Jermaine Davis, Procurement Specialist
    Martco LLC
    Ball, LA
  • Miranda Juerke, Purchaser
    MCS of Tampa
    Tampa, FL
  • Kelly Roy, Procurement Manager
    Indian Health Council, Inc.
    Valley Center, CA
  • Denis Mulvey, Financial Controller
    Mission Point Resort
    Mackinac Island, MI
  • Renee Nazarko, Purchasing Team Leader
    Chase Plastics
    Grand Blanc, MI
  • Ari Goldstein, Procurement Analyst
    Polk County Board of County Commissioners
    Bartow, FL
  • Joshua Winey, Purchasing Assistant
    Gensler
    Denver, CO
  • Erik Heckman, Director of Procurement
    Waba Grill Franchise Corp
    City of Industry, CA
  • Lisa Both
    Securitas Security Services USA, Inc.
    Hamburg, NJ
  • Ashley Blake, Facility Coordinator Assistant
    Jacobs Engineering
    McDonough, GA
  • Montgomery McKee, Senior Director Spend Management
    Genesis Healthcare
    Middletown, DE
  • Marisol Marrero, Purchasing Coordinator
    Mitsubishi Chemical Composites
    Chesapeake, VA
  • Glenn Roscoe, Purchasing Card Administrator
    Morgan State University
    Baltimore, MD
  • Niketa Koble
    Hydro Extrusion North America
    Oregon City, OR
  • Katelyn Kirk, Director of Purchasing
    Cozzini Bros, Inc.
    Brookfield, IL
  • Irma Hidalgo-Estrada, Buyer
    CDM Federal Programs Corp.
    Fairfax, VA
  • Brandon Sheldon, General Manager
    Mission Point Resort
    Mackinac Island, MI
  • Janelle Chapman
    City of Fredericksburg
    Fredericksburg, TX
  • Timothy Matheson, Purchasing Manager
    Domtar Paper Company, LLC
    Johnsonburg, PA
  • Misty Reavis
    View Inc
    Olive Branch, MS
  • Bradley Howard, Procurement Analyst
    Polk County BoCC
    Bartow, FL
  • Katie Silva, Buyer
    Wise Plastics Technologies
    St. Charles, IL
  • Amber Nieman, Purchasing Agent
    Chelsea Milling Company
    Jackson, MI
  • Natasha Jackson, Purchasing Specialist
    Advanced Digital Solutions
    CHARLOTTE, NC
  • Mirta Mejia
    BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
    HEREDIA C, RI, N/A
Recent Certified Professional Purchasing Manager (CPPM) Certifications

Congratulations to the following members of the American Purchasing Society who have recently passed the Certified Professional Purchasing Manager certification process.

  • Robert Smith, Purchasing Manager
    Woodgrain
    La Grande, OR
  • Joshua Howell, Sourcing Specialist
    Software Engineering Institute/CMU
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Kelly Roy, Procurement Manager
    Indian Health Council, Inc.
    Valley Center, CA
  • Michael Wissman, Commodity, CAPEX, & MRO Buyer
    TitanX Engine Cooling INC
    Lakewood, NY
  • Emil Teen, Director of Materials Management
    Elizabeth Seton Children's Center
    Yonkers, NY
  • Erik Heckman, Director of Procurement
    Waba Grill Franchise Corp
    City of Industry, CA
  • Renee Nazarko, Purchasing Team Leader
    Chase Plastics
    Grand Blanc, MI
  • Wendy Terry, Procurement Manager
    Ultradent Products Inc.
    West Jordan, UT
  • Ben Heilman, Contract Supervisor
    Alcosan
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Montgomery McKee, Senior Director Spend Management
    Genesis Healthcare
    Middletown, DE
  • Katelyn Kirk, Director of Purchasing
    Cozzini Bros, Inc.
    Brookfield, IL
  • Patrick Harrison, Purchasing Manager
    City of Broken Arrow
    Broken Arrow, OK.
  • Benjamin Czerniak, Senior Packaging Buyer
    John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc.
    Lake in the Hills, IL
Recent Certified Professional Purchasing Consultant (CPPC) Certifications

Congratulations to the following members of the American Purchasing Society who have recently passed the Certified Professional Purchasing Consultant certification process.

    Recent Certified Green Purchasing Professional (CGPP) Certifications

    Congratulations to the following members of the American Purchasing Society who have recently passed the Certified Green Purchasing Professional certification process.

    • Kelly Roy, Procurement Manager
      Indian Health Council, Inc.
      Valley Center, CA
    • Jefferson Gerwig, Director of Procurement
      Golden, CO
    Recent Certified Professional in Distribution and Warehousing (CPDW) Certifications

    Congratulations to the following members of the American Purchasing Society who have recently passed the Certified Professional in Distribution and Warehousing certification process.

    • Dedria Lunderman, Purchasing Coordinator
      Crestview, FL
    • Christine Schreck, Supply Chain Manager
      SMC Ltd
      Somerset, WI
    • Kirk Lago
      D&H Distributing
      Harrisburg, PA
    • Lori Ungaro, purchasing agent
      Ciner Wyoming LLC
      GREEN RIVER, WY
     
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