Blood Supply and The National Blood Transfusion Service

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Blood Supply and The National Blood Transfusion Service

Table of Contents

Introduction 3

The Total Supply Network 4

Demand Factors and Their Impact on the Total Network 6

Main Supply Factors and Their Impact on the Network 8

Network Adaptation To Serve End-Customer Needs 11

Inventory Management Problems 12

(a) The Hospitals 12

(b) The WMBTS 13

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Returns, Repairs & Videocon!

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The weakest link in any Supply Chain is the returns and repairs that any firm handles! This was brought home to me even more emphatically when the washing machine, recently bought from the local appliance store (IMP Electronics), manufactured by Videocon, malfunctioned.

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