CAPS Webinar Series

Building Your Category Management Playbook

February 5, 2020 | 8:00am PST


Category management: we all say we do it but what does that really mean? 

Category management is very effective for influencing sourcing decisions, developing winning strategies, and achieving the best value from your suppliers. In this webinar, Deb Stanton, Executive Director of CAPS Research and former CPO, will walk you through the building blocks of her category management playbook and candidly share her lessons learned.  

Whether you are just beginning or more advanced in your category management, join us for this hands-on, active workshop.


This event was designed for supply management professionals interested in exploring strategies and best practices for advancing category management in their organization.

Attend free-of-charge but register early. 
These events have limited seating and are well attended. Secure your seat now.

Registration closes on Wednesday, January 29, or when we've reached capacity.


Deborah Stanton is the Executive Managing Director of CAPS Research. She leads the organization in achieving their mission to empower supply chain professionals with profound discovery, powerful connection, and clear foresight.

Prior to CAPS Research, Ms. Stanton was the CPO and Group Executive at MasterCard from 2009-2014, leading the Global Supply Chain and Corporate Services organizations. Prior to joining MasterCard, she held various leadership positions in supply management with Honeywell, Whirlpool, and Temple-Inland.

CAPS Research inspires leaders with profound discovery and executable strategies to shape the future of supply management. We are a non-profit organization sponsored by Fortune 500 member companies, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and Institute for Supply Management®.

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