Just-in-Time Logistics extends the JIT concept in manufacturing to business logistics, an area that has been observed to account for more than 30 per cent of sales revenue for some firms. It gives you an overview and an introduction of JIT logistics, and provides managerial insights on how to achieve improved logistics performance in terms of cost and service enhancements. A discussion of the quality, implementation, and performance measurement issues related to the application of JIT in business logistics is also presented.If a firm wants to achieve a desired level of customer service, it is important that the firm has an agreed definition of ... Examples include when goods will be delivered after an order is placed, the procedure for handling returns and back orders, anbsp;...
|Author||:||Professor T C E Cheng, Dr Kee-hung Lai|
|Publisher||:||Gower Publishing, Ltd. - 2012-09-28|