Browsing ITLS Working Papers 2007 by author "Rainbird, Mark"
Achieving competitive advantage through strategic and operational partnering in the value chain: The Asia Pacific challenge Walters, D; Rainbird, MarkPublished 2007-05-01The Asia Pacific region has witnessed many changes in recent years. For much of the last 15/20 years it has been the source of low-cost production of labour intensive products. More recently there has been a significant ...Open AccessWorking Paper
Beyond the supply chain: An operations response system as an efficient means of implementing a “customercentric” market response Walters, David; Rainbird, MarkPublished 2007-11-01Supply chain management would appear to be at the end of its lifecycle. Customers of all types are expressing preferences based upon some degree of product-service differentiation and not simply on cost. The growing interest ...Open AccessWorking Paper