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Key Terms - Ch1 (See related pages) Annual spend : The amount of money an organization spends with its suppliers annually. Lean purchasing or lean supply management: refers primarily to a manufacturing context and the implementation of just-in-time (JIT) tools and techniques to ensure every step in the supply process adds value, that inventories are kept at a minimum level, and that distances and delays between process steps are kept as short as possible. Logistics management: According to the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, "Logistics management is that part of supply chain management that plans, implements, and controls the efficient, effective forward and reverse flow and storage of goods, services, and related information between the point of origin and the point of consumption in order to meet customers' requirements." Operational role of supply: the transactional, day-to-day operations traditionally associated with purchasing; characterized as trouble avoidance.
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