Bowersox, Donald J., David J. Closs, M. Bixby Cooper, Supply Chain Logistics Management. 3rd edition, McGraw-Hill Irwin
Note: provide an initial posting of 200 - 300 word response with reference
1. Describe the fundamental similarities and differences between procurement, manufacturing support and customer-accommodation performance cycles as they relate to logistical control. 200 - 300 word response with reference NO PLAGARISM© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 8:08 am ad1c9bdddf
The response addresses the query posted in 541 words with APA references
//Logistics is a very important element in the supply chain management function, wherein it favorably impacts the customers buying behavior. The following section will describe the similarities and differences between procurement, manufacturing support and customer accommodation performance cycle as they are associated with the logistical control.//
Effective procurement strategy and manufacturing support are similar in the ways that it facilitates the formulation of master production schedule in order to deliver finished products at the prescribed deadlines. Both the functions help in delivering the products at the right time to the customer segment. Moreover, customer accommodation is also associated with transferring the product to the ultimate customer. Thus, the prime aim of all the three functions is to ensure the availability of the finished product by establishing effective coordination between the supply chain ...
Supply chain logistics management is examined. The response addresses the query posted in 541 words with APA references.