The design of supply chains

OPEN ARCHIVE

Union Jack
Dannebrog

The design of supply chains

Show full item record

Title: The design of supply chains
A Literature Study and A Preliminary Model
Author: Bøge Sørensen, Lars
Abstract: Keywords Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Design, Literature study Abstract Argues stability is a design objective for supply chain design alongside cost, lead time and responsiveness. Performs an extensive literature study on supply chain design, identifies methods, theories and objectives in the existing literature. Describes the concept external specificity and how it’s used to design supply chains. Using the concept upstream, archetypes of risk minimal and maximal design are identified. Downstream the concept describes two viable scenarios, one minimizing the impact, the other minimizing the probability of (intended) departure of a supply chain partner. Finally, principles for supply chain design are described and managerial outlined.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10398/6298
Date: 2004-04-30

Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.

Files Size Format View
wp2004-01.pdf 17.56Mb PDF View/Open

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show full item record