Just in time vs Old techniques

March 24, 2010 at 11:48 pm (Inventory management) (, , , , , )

The most famous stock Management System called Just in Time, where the company tries not to hold stocks but to minimize them. The main role about the issue of distribution played by intermediaries, who are the link between manufacturer and consumer.

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Bullwhip effect. Why, Where? True story

March 23, 2010 at 7:04 pm (Product management) (, , , , )

What´s that?

Bad communication and errors between the members and teams in a business or a supply chain. As a result It creates a chain reaction of increased variability in orders along the supply chain.

Source : Google

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Decreased the movement of goods in Thessaloniki (Greece)

March 14, 2010 at 4:47 pm (News) (, , )

“Sink” the port of Thessaloniki in 2009, for the movement of containers, and even recorded an increase movement compared with 2008, but the 270.181 TEUs are almost similar to the capacities achieved in 2003.

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Supply Chain vs Logistics

March 6, 2010 at 11:48 pm (General) (, , , )

We live in a modern commerce century  with no borders and the world of business is accepted that is mandatory to have a proper way of organizing the production process plus the distribution and storage of these goods. The globalization makes new business opportunities  and this is why logistics centers are everywhere in our days. But let´s make clear the different parts related of the global trade.

The term Supply Chain is a summary of many parts where needed to achieve the production, promotion and adoption of a product by the consumer.  These parts may be the plant, its suppliers, retail etc.

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