Third-Party Risk

Expert Advice & Analysis for Procurement Professionals

Read the latest news and insights on third-party risk from the experts at Dun & Bradstreet. Review timely thought leadership, best practices, and in-depth articles about risk management, managing third-party relationships, and how procurement leaders can optimize spend. Learn how to evaluate vendors and make your entire supplier network more efficient and more diverse. D&B's third-party risk management team covers the procurement topics that matter to businesses big and small, including manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers.

Third-party relationships are complex; a company may source components from dozens of vendors in as many countries for a single product. An expanding global regulatory landscape requires procurement professionals to stay informed about topics as diverse as materials safety, environmental rules, and labor practices – all while trying to build and maintain the best supplier relationships. Our writers provide information and recommendations based on a deep understanding of the third-party risk space, including the latest supplier management tools. In a time of unprecedented technological change, traditional approaches to third-party risk management may leave you exposed. Protecting vendor relationships and realizing the most value from contracts can become increasingly difficult. Whether you make purchasing decisions for a Fortune 500 company or a small business, the insights provided on D&B Perspectives can help make your third-party risk management operation more efficient and resilient.