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Author McIntire, Jonah Saint.

Title Supply Chain Visibility : From Theory to Practice.

Imprint Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (213 pages)
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Contents Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; About the Author; Preface; List of Acronyms; Part 1 Supply Chain Visibility in Theory; 1 The History and Definition of Supply Chain Visibility; 2 A Novel Framework: Definition, Prerequisites, and Scorecarding; Part 2 Supply Chain Visibility in Practice; 3 Popular Types of Visibility; 4 Options for Acquiring Visibility Technology; 5 Buy or Rent: Software Vendors for Supply Chain Visibility; 6 Build It Yourself ... In-House Visibility Software; 7 Borrowing Supply Chain Visibility; 8 Important Technological Trends; 9 Conclusion.
Appendix A: Transcripts from Interviews with PractitionersAppendix B: The Supply Chain Visibility Scorecard Evaluation Instrument; Works Cited; Index.
Summary Jonah McIntire sets the stage for a new framework that empowers business leaders to connect their projects, tasks or work streams back to the strategic message that it is worth applying organizational resources to supply chain visibility. Drawing on research findings, he reviews the prerequisites needed for a successful visibility solution and suggests a visibility fitness scorecard to compare the quality of widely varying approaches. The second section of Supply Chain Visibility reviews in detail the eight most common types of supply chain visibility and offers a set of indicators of potentia.
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Business logistics.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industrial Management.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Management Science.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Organizational Behavior.
Business logistics. (OCoLC)fst00842759
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: McIntire, Jonah Saint. Supply Chain Visibility : From Theory to Practice. Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2014 9781472413468
ISBN 9781472413475 (electronic bk.)
1472413474 (electronic bk.)
9781472413482 (ePub)
1472413482 (ePub)
9781472413468 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
Standard No. DEBBG BV042742659
DEBSZ 423722751
DEBSZ 431573166
DEBSZ 456548580
DEBSZ 472805657
NZ1 15570974

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