Supply Chain Integration Strategies

I“ntegration is prerequisite for effective sharing and utilization of information between different companies in the chain


—Mike Raymond”

Chapter Objectives

To understand:

  • Supply chain integration—why and how?
  • Role of information in SC integration
  • Push, pull and push-pull system
  • Collaborative planning forecasting representing
  • Impact of the Internet on SC strategies
  • Information visibility and SC integration


 of Supply Chain Integration


Elements of Supply Chain Integration


Supply chain is no more confined to a firm's internal operations. It has expanded outside the boundaries of the firm covering customers, suppliers and ...

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