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Author Palevich, Robert, 1945-
Title The lean sustainable supply chain : how to create a green infrastructure with lean technologies / Robert Palevich.
Published Upper Saddle River, N.J. : FT Press, c2012.
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Description xviii, 428 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Lean sustainable technologies -- Warehouse management system (WMS) -- The use of radio frequency identity tags in industry -- Transportation management system (TMS) -- Savings of B2B e-commerce -- The introduction of enterprise resource programs (ERP) -- Third-party provider -- Inventory control -- Promotional forecast system -- An introduction to distribution resource management -- Joint order allocation -- Variable or fixed reorder periods -- Furthering collaboration with suppliers (CPFR) -- Material handling technology, voice pick, and pick to light technologies -- The visual and visible supply chain -- Master data alignment and item synchronization -- Internal supply chain -- A technical explanation of forecasting systems -- Forecasting methodology and gamma smoothing: a solution to better accuracy to maintain lean and green -- The characteristics needed in a forecast program -- The new sustainable EOQ formula -- Consequences of the Industrial Revolution -- Different organizations' green supply chain management and LEED -- Case study: Sweetwater Sound -- Case study: behavioral health -- Appendix: The summary of the lean and green technologies.
Subject Business logistics.
Business logistics -- Environmental aspects.
Technological innovations -- Management -- Environmental aspects.
Industrial management -- Environmental aspects.
ISBN 9780132837613 (hardback)
0132837617 (hardback)
OCLC number 745980126