TITLE

EFFICIENCY THROUGH FLEXIBILITY

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);11/22/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 46, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article suggests several innovative strategies that can help fast moving consumer goods companies and retailers create more efficient and cost-effective supply chains. They include outsourcing primary packaging to a qualified distribution center. Another is optimizing secondary packaging locations, which support product promotions. Also included in the innovative strategies is regionalization of distribution networks.
ACCESSION #
55604074

 

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