Roadmap - Is This the End of Just In Time? Strategies For a Post-Pandemic Era
If Just In Time (JIT) has leaned supply chains too far, the answer shouldn’t be to go back to the era of ‘just in case’, with its bloated inventory holdings and lengthy throughput times. JIT has done too much good for that, delivering significant improvements in inventory, labour costs, quality, response times and space requirements. This Procurement Leaders whitepaper, produced in partnership with GEP, uncovers ways that procurement can look beyond inventory buffers as a way of securing their supply chains during times of crisis.