A well-monitored supply chain is any businessas key to productivity and profit. But each link in that chain is its own entity, subject to its own ups, downs, and business realities. If one falters, every other linkaand the entire chainabecomes vulnerable. Kildowas book identifies the different phases of business continuity program development and maintenance, including: ac Recognizing and mitigating potential threats, risks, and hazards ac Evaluating and selecting suppliers, contractors, and service providers ac Developing, testing, documenting, and maintaining business continuity plans ac Following globally accepted best practices ac Analyzing the potential business impact of supply chain disruptions Filled with powerful assessment tools, detailed disaster-preparedness checklists and scenarios, and instructive case studies in supply chain reliability, A Supply Chain Management Guide to Business Continuity is a crucial resource in the long-term stability of any business.When Sumitomoa#39;s Metal Industries Ltd.athe sole source of brake shoes for Toyotaaclosed its plant in nearby Osaka, most of Toyotaa#39;s plants in other parts of Japan closed as well. For companies like Toyota that used a just-in-time (JIT)anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Supply Chain Management Guide to Business Continuity|
|Author||:||Betty A. KILDOW CBCP, FBCI|
|Publisher||:||AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn - 2011-01-12|