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Business content includes business analysis, change, communications skills. Chapter 11 strategic cost management 382 chapter 12 purchasing and supply chain analysis. Use the library catalog to find additional books about supply chain. A big advantage is that the value chain is a very flexible strategy tool for looking at your business, your competitors and the respective places in the industrys value system.
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