Inventory Replenishement in Value Chain
Landrine In the context of the value chain, would inventory replenishement be a support value process or a primary value process? (...) Read more? Sign up for free
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Primary and Support Activities
Jeff Primary. Watch the picture in this article closely. The bottom half are making up all Primary activities. The activities in the top half are making up the Support activities in the Value Chain.
blshaw Regarding landrine's question: Inventory Replenishment is part of a primary value process. You must also identify your POV. Either you are replenishing your customer's inventory (e.g. You are Procter & Gamble and your customer is Walmart); or you are having your inventory replenished (e.g. You are Walmart and Procter & Gamble is your supplier). Also, see SCOR model from Supply Chain Council.