Design for Supply Chain
Project status: Complete
Thrust area: New Design Paradigms and Processes
Research team: Kim Needy
Design accomplished via mutual collaboration among supply chain partners is the key towards achieving synergy among all disciplines of a product development team. Members will find a reduction in the product life cycle costs and a reduction in the product development time and time to market. The project also created improved product quality, improved efficiency, and improved profitability for all partners in the supply chain.