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Estimating the benefits of the Air Force purchasing and supply chain management initiative

Jeremy Arkes

Estimating the benefits of the Air Force purchasing and supply chain management initiative

by Jeremy Arkes

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Published by RAND Project Air Force in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Air Force.,
  • Inventory control.,
  • Business logistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJeremy Arkes, Mary E. Chenoweth.
    ContributionsChenoweth, Mary E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG633.2 .A75 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18586578M
    ISBN 109780833041883
    LC Control Number2007041756

      Applying supply chain management thinking to procurement and supply allows to make decisions based on the inter-connections and inter-dependencies along the entire chain and not only from the perspective of parts of the system. This also allows to. An Approach of Purchasing Decision Support in Healthcare Supply Chain Management SJ Miah, K Ahsan, KAB Msimangira Operations and Supply Chain Management: An International Journal 6 (2), 43 - .

      The rate of Amazon’s innovations in supply chain management has been mesmerizing, making it difficult for lower-volume competitors to keep up. Amazon is forcing its major competitors to invest more in supply chain automation, lessen the overall product delivery time, increase the number of warehouses, and even engage in product manufacturing. When companies deploy supply chain management systems, they are hoping to experience all of the following benefits EXCEPT: a. Increased time to market b. Accelerated product development and innovation c. Improved customer service d. Improved coordination of suppliers e. Reduce inventory cost.

    Expeditionary Logistics for the 21st Century (eLog21) is an umbrella strategy that integrates and governs logistics transformation initiatives to ensure the warfighter receives the right support at the right place and the right time. The eLog21 transformation campaign promotes data sharing, collaboration, and better decision-making across the entire Air Force supply chain. The th Supply Chain Management Wing, a wing of the Air Force Sustainment Center of Air Force Material Command serves as the Air Force's supply chain manager headquartered at Tinker Air Force Base, : United States Air Force.


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Estimating the benefits of the Air Force purchasing and supply chain management initiative by Jeremy Arkes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Estimating the Benefits of the Air Force Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Initiative One of the tools the Air Force is using to improve its logistical support to the warfighter is purchasing and supply-chain management (PSCM).Author: Jeremy Arkes, Mary E.

Chenoweth. management are to reduce supply-chain operating costs and to improve readiness by focusing on the customer (the warfighter) and linking demand and supply planning, purchasing, inventory management, and suppliers.

The Air Force has implemented PSCM and would like to determine whether and how well it is meeting its desired improve-ment objectives. An initiative implemented at the Air Force Materiel Command, called Purchasing and Supply Chain Management (PSCM), is one of the tools being use to reach this objective.

The goals of this type of management are to reduce supply-chain operating costs and to improve readiness by focusing on the customer (the warfighter) and linking. Its goals link to Air Force goals to improve aircraft availability and reduce the total cost of support.

The goals of the Air Force PSCM initiative are to improve supply material availability -- the right parts at the right time -- reduce material costs, and reduce the time it takes to provide materiel to Air Force base supply : Jeremy Arkes, Mary E.

Chenoweth. Get this from a library. Estimating the benefits of the Air Force purchasing and supply chain management initiative. [Jeremy Arkes; Mary E Chenoweth] -- One tool the Air Force is using to improve its logistical support to the warfighter is purchasing and supply-chain management (PSCM).

Is PSCM doing what it was intended to do. If so, how well. Estimating the Benefits of the Air Force Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Initiative A RAND Analysis Tool for Intelligence, Surveillance.

Well deal with procurement make certain that supplies of the necessary value are accessible at the right time, position and charge. Supply chain mangers assist to: Decrease costs and develop productivity volume retail can supply economics of scale. As part of the Spares Campaign begun in early under Air Staff leadership to reengineer Air Force supply, the objective of the demonstration was to apply best practices to managing supplies, suppliers, and the supply base to attain the best quality, performance, and prices in purchased goods Author: Mary E.

Chenoweth, Clifford A. Grammich. Chapter 11 Strategic Cost Management. Learning Objectives. After completing this chapter, you should be able to • Understand the impact of cost management on the supply chain • Understand the fundamental approaches to price management • Understand approaches for reducing supplier costs of production and delivery.

The concepts of a supply chain and supply chain management are receiving increased attention as means of becoming or remaining competitive in a globally challenging environment. The publication of Purchasing & Supply Chain Management, Eighth Edition marks the 28th anniversary since the first edition was published, and it continues its claim to be the most comprehensive textbook on purchasing and supply chain management currently available.

It is also. Office of Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Office of Acquisition and Logistics (OAL) skip to page content. Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps.

Please switch auto forms mode to off. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). To enter and. digitalization of the supply chain – current situation p.

10 6. degree of digitalization in supply chain processes p. 12 7. obstacles to integration with suppliers p. 14 8. digitalization of the supply chain – across all levels markus quicken, ceo, supplyon ag p.

15 9. diversity of system landscapes p. 16 stored in the supply chain. Supply chain management covers the application of procurement, purchasing and supply, logistics, transport, and operations management, within and between international boundaries.

Assessment Strategy If the supply chain management units are incorporated into NVQs or SVQs, theFile Size: KB.

In the acquisition process, supply chain management requires Program Managers to collaborate with users (e.g., the force providers, the Combatant Commands, and the DoD Components of those commands) to determine optimal logistics strategies tailored to meet the users’ needs and expectations and should produce a Performance-Based Agreement codifying the negotiated user requirements and performance expectations.

information on the supply chain metrics used by the Department. As called out by DoD supply chain materiel management procedures in DoD Manualthe Guide addresses the key attributes the Department expects of its supply chain and the metrics that reflect performance against those attributes.

Order processing is massively important to any supply chain, and as such, SCM software provides the tools needed to make this task easier and more efficient. These tools support all functions across order processing like sales order processing, order management, order fulfillment, billing and order to : Hunter Lowe.

DOI: /rr Corpus ID: Increasing Cost-Effective Readiness for the U.S. Air Force by Reducing Supply Chain Variance @inproceedings{MillsIncreasingCR, title={Increasing Cost-Effective Readiness for the U.S.

Air Force by Reducing Supply Chain Variance}, author={Patrick L. Mills and Sarah A. Nowak and Peter Buryk and John G. Drew and Christopher Guo and Raffaele Vardavas.

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The Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics oversees Air Force research, development, acquisition and program sustainment activities totaling an annual budget in excess of $60 billion for more than acquisition programs.

Benefits of a SLOB-free Warehouse. As with most freeloaders, getting rid of SLOB – slow-moving and obsolete MRO inventory – can generate instant and ongoing benefits: More space – Less unproductive inventory frees floor area that can be adapted to accommodate another production line, break room, manager’s office, quality control station.At long last a book on Supply Chain Cost Management that makes sense and a process that can be implemented by anyone.

I enjoyed the author's free flowing style, the examples and clear logic. This process is not just for the big companies out there but for small and medium companies as well.

Very clear and concise. Excellent book!Cited by: 2. There are several purposes of this article. The first, is to examine SCM processes used within the Air Force and private industry.

This is important because a key purpose of the supply chain transformation initiative is for Department of Defense (DoD) logisticians to adopt commercial business practices in an effort to maintain their competitive edge in the rapidly changing global security arena.