Avoiding risk in the supply chain

Friday 15 December 2006

An unmanaged supply chain can compromise customer service and significantly affect profitability. Australian retailers are also guilty of putting pressure on manufacturers when it comes to supply chain management, with some threatening to cut contracts with businesses that don't streamline their processes. And while it's easy to overlook this aspect of manufacturing in favour of areas such as product innovation, food and beverage manufacturers in Australia and New Zealand have been accused of walking a tightrope of risk by neglecting their supply chain management.

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