Ben Holloway Chapter 4 Discussion Questions: # 2, 3 & 4
2. Give a definition of the value chain:
September 28, 2010
A collection of activities within a firm that contribute to a major organizational output.
3. The value chain is composed of two different
Ben Holloway Chapter 4 Assignment p.106 (ii)
October 6, 2010
Electronic Data Integration could be used to reduce manual work and administration, thus reducing costs. Just-In-Time manufacturing is another cost effective strategy for reducing cost; this is
Ben Holloway ArcelorMittal Gent
1. How did ArcelorMittal us EDI?
October 13, 2010 Case Study
They used EDI to monitor the shipping cycle and to transmit information between the supplier, customers and warehouses. The information being transferred was rela