Supply Chain Cost Management

The AIM & DRIVE Process for Achieving Extraordinary Results

 Supply Chain Cost Management

Author: Jimmy Anklesaria
Pub Date: October 2007
Print Edition: $39.95
Print ISBN: 9780814438459
Page Count: 256
Format: Hardback

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Table of Contents


Foreword by Theresa Metty xi

Preface by Dave Nelson xv

Acknowledgments xix

1. Introduction 1

2. The AIM & DRIVE Process of Cost Management 7

3. Agreeing on the Need to Manage Costs 29

4. Identifying Critical Costs in the Supply Chain 55

5. Measuring Secondary and Tertiary Costs 79

6. Defining the Key Cost Drivers and Developing Strategic Options 101

7. Reducing, Eliminating, or Changing Activities That Cause Costs 123

8. Implementing an Action Plan 161

9. Verifying the Plan with Cost Monitors 185

10. Eternally Improving and Leveraging the Process 205

Index 225

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