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Richard Rafdahl

President - Purchasing Consultant.

Cost Reduction Specialists Inc.

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Experience

President : Cost Reduction Specialists Inc. - [2005-12 to Current]
Cost Reduction Specialists Inc. is a team of procurement consultants who optimize value and accelerate savings for all types of organizations by focusing on the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and Comprehensive Spend Management. CRS combines leading-edge procurement strategies, best practices and a results driven approach for the various products and services purchased – delivering real savings and a distinct competitive advantage for our clients.

CRS specializes in identifying those expense areas and business processes where the greatest savings opportunities exist and then secures maximum value from the suppliers of choice – responsibly. By identifying and addressing all components that contribute to the Total Cost of Ownership (i.e. quality, supplier performance, supplier services, customer service, inventory investment, freight expense, payment terms, minimums, incentives, pricing etc. ) CRS is able to provide substantive savings and tangible value improvement.

 

Education

Business of Administration, Business and Math : Western Illinois University