Supply Network of a library: Jiayi and Sumit
Supply Network of a library Jiayi and Sumit
You are the librarian of a wellknown education institute in New Zealand. All the All students purchase their books from the library. how well you will manaeExplain your supply network.
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,he key issues for librarians •
Ensurin proper coordination within supply networks. –
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Ensurin all the books are recei$ed and deli$ered on time. Ensurin the in$entory is costeffecti$e.
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inancial cost 0ard to know which intermediaries are credible.
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customers. Easy to de$elop supply partnerships.
'anain supply network Supplier selection 'arket reputation •
%rice bein offered ocus on 1uality ,imely deli$ery of books
'anain supply network E-procurement 'akin the books a$ailable online as e-books for readers 'akin pro$ision for e-payment Allow the users to access ser$ices •
'anain supply network 'easurin performance Sur$ey to know customer satisfaction •
3nits of the sales Ser$ice-le$el areement to ensure the 1uality of the books is in accordance to the re1uirement of library.
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