TITLE

Global control

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Mark
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;2/6/2004, Issue 5374, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses PBL executive Scott Thomson's description of the logistics involved in the global furniture industry. Impact of globalization on supply chains; Reduction of costs by lean production methods and just-in-time supplies; Role of technology as one of the main drivers behind the rise of logistics companies. INSET: Getting real on delivery times.
ACCESSION #
12238964

 

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