Practical Application: Vendor Analysis Template

Instructor: Amanda Robb

Amanda holds a Masters in Science from Tufts Medical School in Cellular and Molecular Physiology. She has taught high school Biology and Physics for 8 years.

This template will help you when conducting a vendor analysis. Print it out and use it as you walk through the steps to ensure that you're fulfilling all of the requirements during this procedure.

What Is a Vendor Analysis?

As you read in the lesson Vendor Analysis: Definition & Process, assessing suppliers is an important part of managing a retail business. Anytime a new supplier is needed, such an analysis should be completed to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of potential vendors. As you conduct your vendor analysis, check off each step in the template as you complete it. You could also use it as a model for your own vendor analysis.

Vendor Analysis: Template

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