Supplier Delivery

According to a recent Industry Week article, a manufacturing company’s ability to perform well is directly linked to a well-performing supply chain. Supply chain partners can impact quality, product development, and inventory

A failure by suppliers to deliver on time can cause manufacturers to deliver late or carry excess inventory on a just-in-case basis. Neither outcome is good

How well do you (as a supplier) and your suppliers compare to those of Industry Week’s Best Plants winners and finalists last year? Their suppliers delivered on time (by the request date) an average of 95.1%. Their supplier performance ranged from a minimum of 79.0% to a maximum of 99.8%

If you want to find out more about the past Industry Week Best Plants winners, click here to view a complete list of winners dating to the competition’s inception in 1990. You can click on an individual plant name for additional information.