Drop shipping is a supply chain management method in which the retailer does not keep goods in stock but instead transfers the customer orders and shipment details to either the manufacturer, another retailer, or a wholesaler, who then ships the goods directly to the customer.
Boeing beat its rivals to the order and will supply 47 of the long-haul, two-aisle aircraft, in a deal worth more than .
In supply chain management, supply chain collaboration is defined as two or more autonomous firms working jointly to plan and execute supply chain operations.
Demand response is a change in the power consumption of an electric utility customer to better match the demand for power with the supply.
Unions said the Government would have to raise electricity supply by 30 gigawatts to get 35 million electric cars by 2050.
Price fixing is an agreement between participants on the same side in a market to buy or sell a product, service, or commodity only at a fixed price, or maintain the market conditions such that the price is maintained at a given level by controlling supply and demand.
Art and culture is not in short supply in Vienna, with theatre, opera, classical music, fine art and museums in abundance.
Disintermediation is the removal of intermediaries in economics from a supply chain, or cutting out the middlemen in connection with a transaction or a series of transactions.
For years we said fracking had the potential to supply cheap British gas for decades.
Drinking water supply and sanitation in Egypt is characterized by both achievements and challenges.
Shore power or shore supply is the provision of shoreside electrical power to a ship at berth while its main and auxiliary engines are shut down.
They swooped on the fugitive, wanted in Britain in a drugs supply probe, after he finished a workout.
In New York City, there is an extensive water supply system that supports several programs and infrastructure pertaining to the city's food supply.
At retirement, individuals stop working and no longer get employment earnings, and enter a phase of their lives, where they rely on the assets they have accumulated, to supply money for their spending needs for the rest of their lives.
USB, short for Universal Serial Bus, is an industry standard that was developed to define cables, connectors and protocols for connection, communication, and power supply between personal computers and their peripheral devices.
The history of water supply and sanitation is one of a logistical challenge to provide clean water and sanitation systems since the dawn of civilization.
The technique sees hundreds of tiny plastic beads injected into the groin to block the blood supply so the gland shrinks.
The so-called rubber band treatment involves wrapping a rubber band around raised bumps on the skin to cut off blood supply, eventually causing the lump to fall off.
Flap surgery is a technique in plastic and reconstructive surgery where any type of tissue is lifted from a donor site and moved to a recipient site with an intact blood supply.
Demand forecasting is the art and science of forecasting customer demand to drive holistic execution of such demand by corporate supply chain and business management.