Food and Agriculture

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What do a Supply Chain and a Chicken Dinner have in Common?

First, let’s define Supply Chain. In its simplest form, a supply chain is the activities required by a business to deliver goods or services to the customer (also known as the consumer) This requires the movement of materials, data and cash between the suppliers and customers (consumers). The major components are Sourcing, Making, and Delivery. The objective in supply chain management is to balance the demand and the supply. Demand It all starts with demand. Customers need something and place a demand on their suppliers. Suppliers work to fulfill the demands of customers. For example,…  read more →

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