TITLE

SIEMENS AND VIKING ELECTRIC WORK THE VMI MAGIC

PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Electrical Wholesaling;Feb2012, Vol. 93 Issue 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the partnership of Siemens AG and Viking Electric Supply Inc. includes efforts to better manage vendor-managed inventory (VMI) process through Siemens' Inventory Collaboration Program (ICP).
ACCESSION #
72104009

 

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