Because constraints (competition, sourcing, technology...) having a great impact on the Supply Chain are changing faster and faster, and because businesses are innovating, the mapping of the physical flow are changing continuously. So, the efficient management of a Supply Chain has to be adaptive with this context of permanent change. Many projects have to be conducted in the supply chain and the ability of manage them is a key success factor of a supply chain organization.
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