TITLE

The Power of Information

AUTHOR(S)
Lang, Loren
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes how some firms are lowering costs through integrated business planning (IBP). The author explains how General Motors instituted an IBP with firm goals and a short amount of time to reach them. Using the IBP with driver-based forecasting created reliable forecasts resulting in cost reductions in each division's finance function.
ACCESSION #
11861253

 

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