Challenges, Obstacles, Hurdles: Anatomy of the Postal Service SCM Transition

Author(s):

Juanda J. Barclay, C.P.M., A.P.P.
Juanda J. Barclay, C.P.M., A.P.P., Manager, Supply Management Infrastructure, Supply Management, U.S. Postal Service, (202) 268-6935; jbarclay@email.usps.gov
Elaine MacMahon, C.P.M., A.P.P.
Elaine MacMahon, C.P.M., A.P.P., Manager, Transportation Asset Management, Supply Management, U.S. Postal Service, (202) 268-2100; emacmahon@email.usps.gov

88th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2003 - Nashville, TN
Abstract

The objective of this session is to review and discuss the challenges met while the implementing supply chain management (SCM) in the largest civilian government agency, U.S. Postal Service. Focus is given to the organizational redesign of the purchasing and supply functions as a catalyst to drive cost out of the Postal Service supply chain.

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