Accession Number : ADA608645
Title : Just in Time - Expecting Failure: Do JIT Principles Run Counter to DoD's Business Nature?
Descriptive Note : Journal article
Corporate Author : DEFENSE ACQUISITION UNIV FT BELVOIR VA
Personal Author(s) : Michelsen, Christopher J ; O'Connor, Patrick ; Wiseman, Tarpon
Report Date : Apr 2014
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The last several years witnessed both commercial industry and the Department of Defense (DoD) logistics supply chains trending toward an increased reliance on Just in Time (JIT) inventory management. Improvements in technology lending to affordable access at virtually every logistical level, coupled with nearly uniform success by businesses adopting such principles, drive this trend.
Descriptors : *JUST IN TIME INVENTORY , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT
Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE