Supply Chain by Jim Tompkins

January 2022

The supply chain evolution

The supply chain has gone through many phases over the last few decades. This evolution can be summed up by the changing objectives and major milestones I refer to as EERR: efficiency, effectiveness, respect and resilience.

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