Supply chain integration, what is the system going to achieve?
Supply chain integration is about aligning your supply chain in terms of expectation on product quality, delivery and cost.
How will this be achieved?
- Understanding the ongoing needs of the customer and translating these into supply chain objectives.
- Understanding the capabilities of the existing and potential supply chain. Working where appropriate to create strategic partnerships.
- Developing improvement plans and efficiency measures to ensure optimal performance.
Why would you do this?
To utilise the supply chain at its optimal level, creating high levels of performance at optimal cost.