Supplier collaboration and the resulting improvements are critical requirements for implementing lean across the supply chain. In this 1-hour webinar, learn how to start developing your suppliers to drive results in cost, lead time, and material availability.
We will explore:
Why managing supplier performance is critical to a lean logistics strategy
Recommended tools to monitor, communicate, and advocate supplier performance
Management systems: dashboards and the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle
Results: learn how one customer used a disciplined supplier development process to impact freight costs and margins.
*This webinar is part of a special “Go to the Gemba” series where we interview different industry supply chain professionals about how they use lean principles and tools to solve their challenges.