Archive for December, 2011

Just-In-Time for the Holidays

Dec 19, 2011 No Comments by

It’s that time of year where the pressure is on for everybody (not just big businesses) to use just in time within their supply chain. The concept of just in time believes that excess inventory is a waste. For a parent, this may mean ordering Christmas gifts online and seeking a delivery time less than [...]

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Four Strategies for Effective Supplier Performance Management

Dec 08, 2011 No Comments by

I recently had the opportunity to chat with Sherry Gordon of Value Chain Group about her best practices for supplier performance management programs. She had some great insight, of course – Sherry’s one of the premier experts when it comes for performance management within the supply chain. Here are Sherry’s thoughts on effective performance management through [...]

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