TITLE

The money men discover logistics

AUTHOR(S)
Cottrill, Ken
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/01/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 35, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the results of a survey by CFO Research Services and UPS Consulting regarding the increasing interest of chief financial officers (CFO) towards supply chain management as of September 2003. Reason for the increased interests of CFO towards supply chains; Implications for supply chain managers; Problems on supply chain management observed by the respondents.
ACCESSION #
10755283

 

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