November 2016
MHD Supply Chain Solutions;Nov/Dec2016, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p16
Trade Publication
The article focuses on how businesses can recognise, plan, and manage supply chain exceptions and disruptions by embracing the right systems and adding staff.


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