SEIZING THE POTENTIAL OF THE SERVICE SUPPLY CHAIN

SUBTITLE: THE SERVICE-PARTS USPPLY CHAIN HAS BECOME A STRATEGIC FOCAL POINT FOR SMART MANUFACTURERS. IN THIS OFTERN-OVERLOOKED PART OF THE BUSINESS, THEY ARE ADPTING NEW PROCESSES AND LEVERAGING ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY TO REDUCE INVENTORY LEVELS, LOWER TRANSPORTATION COSTS, AND RESPOND MORE FLEXIBLY TO CUSTOMER DEMANDS -- ALL WHILE BOOSTING BOTH REVENUES AND PROFITS. CAPITALIZING ON THE POTENTIAL THAT IS THERE REQUIRES A NEW WAY OF THINKING ABOUT SERVICE-PARTS MANAGEMENT.

Language

  • English

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Logistics
  • Subject Areas: Freight Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00955008
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Apr 29 2004 12:00AM