Summer Journal

Volume 29, Issue 3

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Wednesday, 15 May 2013 15:49

Improving company resilience against natural disasters

Lean manufacturing practices can create efficiency and reduce waste, but smaller inventories put companies at risk for major supply chain disruptions. Many organizations are reconsidering their procurement strategies for emergency preparedness after discovering their operational vulnerability in the aftermath of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, as well as the flooding in Thailand, according to Lloyd's.

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