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... Chain Supply Chain Introduction Logistics and supply chain management entails planning, implementing and managing the course of goods ranging from the storage and movement of raw materials, to work-in-process accounts and to finished goods (Mills, Schmitz & Frizelle 2004, p. 1019). Essentially, the movement is from the point of origin to consumption in order to satisfy customer requirements. Because Supply Chain Management (SCM) endeavors to achieve an integrated approach to business, it draws heavily from information technology, procurement, logistics and operations management. This approach demands that business entities can no longer consider their shareholders, owners or bankers as their only...