A Supply Chain Management Guide to Business Continuity

Is there a weak link in your business’s supply chain? Even one can make the entire production process vulnerable to setbacks. Learn how to expertly monitor your business’s supply chain to improve results and increase profit.
ISBN10: 0814416454
ISBN13: 9780814416457
Number Of Pages: 272
Publication Date: 20110112
Publisher: ThomasNelson
Binding: Hardback
SKU: 9780814416457
A well-monitored supply chain is any business’s key to productivity and profit. Certified business continuity professional (CBCP) Betty Kildow identifies the different phases of business continuity program development and maintenance to help readers ensure each link in that chain is contributing to a positive outcome. Supply Chain Management Guide to Business Continuity does this by teaching readers how to recognize and mitigate potential threats, risks, and hazards; evaluate and select suppliers, contractors, and service providers; develop, test, document, and maintain business continuity plans; and follow globally accepted best practices, among many other crucial supply chain management skills.Each link in your supply chain is its own entity, subject to ups, downs, and business realities. Filled with powerful assessment tools, detailed disaster-preparedness checklists and scenarios, and instructive case studies in supply chain reliability, this crucial guide will help you keep each business unit running smoothly to secure the long-term stability of your organization.