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The development of a systemic framework for supply chain alignment - FT0407

This research project was undertaken under the IMI 'Learning Across Business Sectors' programme and was a collaboration between the University of Liverpool and Loughborough, along with a number of industry partners. The aim of the research was to bring together current thinking on supply chain management into a framework that would support the development of more aligned supply chain arrangements.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2000

To: 2001

Cost: £70,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research
Food and Drink              
Food Chain              
Food manufacturing industry              
Manufacturing Efficiency              
Fields of Study
Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain