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Despite historically low price volatility and growth in safety eyewear prices, unstable input costs could cause disruptions in the supply chain, increasing supply chain risk and potentially decreasing
The price of network operations center management services has risen slowly over the past three years due to a combination of strong postrecession demand and declining software prices; in the
The price of claims management software has been increasing because of rising demand, but price growth has been restrained by falling input costs and high competition.
From 2011 to 2014, competition from a growing number of operators has kept price growth for commercial photography slow.
Travel management software has a buyer power score of 4.3 out of 5, reflecting strong negotiating power stemming from a combination of declining prices, limited supply chain risk, as well as moderate
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Government agencies spent almost $26.4 billion in 2014 through 90 million transactions.
Financial analysis software has a buyer power score of 3.5 out of 5, reflecting positive negotiating conditions for buyers due to high profitability and falling operational costs within the market.
High volatility in the world price of steel and aluminum reduced negotiating power for buyers of cooking and warming equipment during the past three years, because suppliers boosted prices to