Known collectively as The ASCET Project, both the book and website investigate how technology can enable competitive advantage through collaborative and synchronized supply chains.
Selected white papers from The ASCET Project can be found on the Fourth Shift website -- http://www.
ASCET includes white papers from industry experts at Accenture, AMR Research, Dartmouth College Dell, Forrester, Gartner, Hewlett-Packard, MIT and Stanford University among many other thought leaders.
Transforming supply chain operations can have a substantial impact on competitive differentiation," said John Matchette, ASCET editorial advisor and partner in the Accenture Supply Chain Management service line.
As always, ASCET provides a snapshot of current trends and ideas for the future so it's no surprise that RFID has received a lot of attention," said Barry Jacobs, publisher of ASCET.
Sponsored by Accenture, the global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, ASCET is designed to inform and educate senior executives on how to leverage leading-edge technologies and capabilities.
ASCET Volume 6 will present leading-edge thinking in areas such as supply chain security, radio frequency identification (RFID), outsourcing, procurement, product lifecycle management and service management.
ASCET consists of three operating subsidiaries: Plastic Trim, Inc.
We are pleased with the outlook for ASCET and the opportunity to become the market leader in exterior systems.
This year's ASCET edition provides numerous ideas on how to steer supply chain operations through these rough economic waters.
This volume of ASCET provides a snapshot of the latest thinking in supply chain management," said Barry Jacobs, publisher of ASCET.
project's vendor-driven model helps remove the barriers to knowledge that exist between organizations and the information they require in their efforts to achieve supply chain excellence.