The Effects of Just-in-Time Inventory Procedures on the Locational Decisions of Suppliers

  • October 4, 1986
  • • Written by: Daniel L. Tompkins

Fall/Winter 1986, Vol 11, No 2

Abstract: The growing use of Just-in-Time inventory methods in manufacturing is influencing the locational decisions of suppliers. Discussed are the use of J.I.T., current locational theory, and how a real estate counselor’s market segmentation strategy fits together.