LEAN AND EXCELLENCEIN SUPPLY MANAGEMENT
LEAN AND CHOOSING SUPPLIERS AND SUPPLY-CHAIN PARTNERS
In recent years, lean thinking has taught us that costs eliminated anywhere in the supply chain are good for everybody involved. Partnerships are special working relationships that allow and foster sharing of technology, forecasts, and financial information. In this context, partnership does not refer to the legal term and does not suggest any special legal implications, although they are not excluded ...