Bricks Matter: The Role of Supply Chains in Building Market-Driven Differentiation
Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Praise for Bricks Matter "This book is like no other that has been written about supply chain management. It is a must-read for the supply chain leadership team." -- Marty Kisliuk, Global Operations Director, Agricultural Products Group, FMC Corporation "Lora Cecere has been a key driver of supply chain strategies that force companies to think differently about how they work with their customers, partners, and cross-functionally within their own organizations. Here she teaches us to take a bold step to change our thinking and turn the supply chain around to focus on the consumer." -- Ann Dozier, Vice President, Fresh Dairy Direct IT, Dean Foods Company "Today, the worlds of social business and supply chain management have many degrees of separation. I enjoyed working with Lora to understand what the future transformation of digital marketing to digital business could look like." -- Jeremiah Owyang, Research Director, Altimeter "The journey to build the outside-in, end-to-end value network happens in stages and can only be led from the top based on value-based outcomes. This is a guidebook for leaders driving the transformation." -- Roddy Martin, industry thought leader "This is the new bible for all supply chain executives. It provides an insider's perspective that will prove incredibly valuable to even the most grizzled supply chain veteran. This is the next must-have business book." -- Bruce Richardson , Chief Enterprise Strategist, Salesforce.com. Codice inventario libreria ABE_book_new_1118218310
Su questo libro:
Supply chain management processes have gradually shifted from a supply-driven focus to a demand-driven one in order to better synchronize demand and supply signals. Bricks Matter shows you how you can identify market risks and opportunities and translate these into winning tactics. Business cases highlight how business leaders are winning through market-driven approaches.
- Helps you understand how to apply the emerging world of predictive analytics for the better management of value networks
- Includes business cases illustrating the market-driven approach
- Reveals how businesses can identify market risks and translate these into supply-side tactics
As companies transition from demand-driven to market-driven approach, the focus in organizations shifts from one of vertical excellence to building strong market-to-market horizontal processes. Improve revenue by increasing market share, improve profit margins, and maintain high levels of customer service with the indispensable guidance found in Bricks Matter.
Dal risvolto interno:
Corporate quality and process improvement initiatives are stalled. Satisfaction rates with current supply chain technologies have never been lower nor the failure rates as high. Yet, companies continue in the same patterns.
Sharing relevant stories of success and failure from seventy-five supply chain pioneers, Bricks Matter reveals the insights of what has been learned over the course of thirty years, providing insights on the evolution of processes, and prognosticating on the future of tomorrow's supply chains.
This groundbreaking resource explores why supply chains matter today and how companies need to prepare for the next decade. Authors Lora Cecere and Charles Chase Jr. present a look at the future of technologies, a future that already includes big data, new forms of predictive analytics, and the evolution of digital manufacturing, proving that the adoption of new technologies is part of winning the supply chain race.
Bricks Matter explores:
- Who does supply chain best?
- The new world of demand management
- Achieving market-driven capabilities
- Social: a new form of demand signal
- Building horizontal connectors
- Questioning the status quo
Manufacturing is coming full circle. Starting out as a craft focused on the production of individual units, it has now, through digital manufacturing, returned to the unit of one with the potential to improve supply chain agility. Learn how to create a world-class supply chain focused on continual improvement with the hands-on guidance found in Bricks Matter.
Titolo: Bricks Matter: The Role of Supply Chains in ...
Casa editrice: Wiley
Data di pubblicazione: 2012
Condizione libro: New
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