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

Report Date:

2014-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE