Date Added: Jan 2009
Rapid-fire innovations in electronic communications are coming together to create the next big thing in supply chain management. Dynamic trading networks offer the prospect of superior customer service, far lower handling and delivery costs, and business operations that are significantly more streamlined. Think of dynamic trading networks as information-enabled supply chain partnerships: logistical unions made possible by the fast, secure and seamless transmission of information between groups of suppliers and groups of customers. Basically, these networks have four faces, each of which tracks to a high-level supply chain process. Dynamic delivery networks redefine how a group of related products are delivered to the marketplace.