COSTS: GETTING TO THE ROOT CAUSES

SUBTITLE: SUPPLY CHAIN COST-REDUCTION PROJECTS MUST FORSAKE QUICK-FIX SOLUTIONS IN FAVOR OF A DISCIPLINED APPROACH THAT ADDRESSES THE ROOT CAUSES FOR THE COSTS. UNFORTUNATELY, BARRIERS STAND IN THE WAY TO DISCOVERING AND ADDRESSING THESE ROOT CAUSES. THIS ARTICLE PINPOINTS THE FIVE MOST COMMON BARRIERS AND OFFERS SOME PRACTICAL ADVICE ON HOW TO OVERCOME THEM.

Language

  • English

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

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

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00955018
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Apr 29 2004 12:00AM