Frequently Asked Questions

What is involved in the complementary consultation?

This is a one hour consultation either via telephone, skype and or face to face to achieve the following - understand the customer's business, understand the customer's challenges, propose quick wins based on understanding and arrange a detailed follow up engagement report on how to proceed with further consultation.

What sourcing experience does Pruune have?

15+ years industry experience covering packaging, mobile phone and heavy manufacturing industry. Commodities sourced includes - freight (air, ocean, road, parcels, rail, short sea), custom brokerage, warehousing, packaging, MRO, stationary, etc.

What type of procurement results have been achieved?

Depending on the market, approach and strategy, delivered savings has on average been 30+%.

What type of customers can contact Pruune?

Any customer with a genuine business challenge. Customer could be a start-up, SME, multi-national and come from any industry (i.e. pharma, retail, manufacturing, packaging, etc.).

What sourcing tools does Pruune have?

Various including - Request For Information, Request For Pricing, Request For Quotation, E-auction, etc.

What supply chain tools does Pruune have?

Various i.e. value stream maps,  Analaplan supply chain tools.

What is the typical payment plan once engagement starts?

Three main payment models - Variable model of profit sharing based on savings achieved, Fixed model based on a fixed rate per hour irrespective of savings achieved or a hybrid model (fixed + variable).