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Just-in-time, solving key challenges in logistics

The complexity of supply-chains is increasing drastically in recent years. Customers expect same-day or overnight shipping of products ordered online. To provide that and reduce the risks associated with high inventories, companies need to rethink their entire supply chain. The just-in-time (JIT) system is one possible solution. Developed in Japan in the 1930s the system soon captured the world. Yet, the challenges created in modern society force companies to modernize JIT. The following article describes the concept of JIT...

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