Tag: total lead time

The Value of a Good End-to-End Lead Time

About a month ago I ordered a bridesmaid dress online and when I received the estimated arrival date it was 5 weeks from my purchase date! I understand that things take time to ship, but in the day in age of same day delivery 5 weeks just seemed way too long. Working in the supply chain industry one of my first thoughts was well, where in their supply chain network is something going wrong? This…
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