Industrial Engineer Engineering and Management Solutions at Work

April 2012    |    Volume: 44    |    Number: 4

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Supply Chain by James A. Tompkins

Industrial Engineer's quarterly column about sustainability and innovation (April 2012) 

Supply chain in the C-suite

My January column for Industrial Engineer discussed the evolution of the supply chain profession from material handling to distribution to logistics then to supply chain and end-to-end supply chain. This time I will address another evolution: the development of organizational structure.


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