Table Of Contents: Volume 2 Issue 4
Information Technology and Logistics needs are converging, as David Robinson argues.
With new gateways between networks, better understanding of the standards, and the potential in transfer of CAD/CAM data, EDI is becoming an important tool in logistics.
As the latest conference demonstrated, EDI is no longer just a passing business fad to be tolerated before moving onto something else which is the flavour of the month. It…
, ALAN BRAITHWAITE
Time is a business commodity which has an enormous opportunity cost. Yet normal business controls make no attempt to value or identify the scale or nature of this. In this…
A new book gives some clues about how to revolutionise the manufacturer‐supplier partnership, as Stephen McClelland reports.
In a special report, Logistics Information Management looks in depth at developments in Japanese logistics and productivity techniques. As Stephen McClelland explains, in…
The third French forum on production, IT, logistics and transport, Productilog, took place in Paris in mid October.
Logistical planning in Australia is a demanding task, but the challenges and fierce heat of competition has produced companies that can take on the world.
, M.R. TEE
As two experts explain, JIT properly organised can make a real competitive edge possible, especially when backed up by appropriate information technology.