So what is supply chain? Why in the world would anyone want to work in supply chain?
As a person that didn’t come from a supply chain background, I always questioned the definition myself. My everyday job consists of sourcing, buying, dealing with logistics, and expediting. This seemed to be the very definition of what I thought supply chain was.
I found out later that the amount of work it took to get a product into a retail store, on time, at the right price was the very definition of why supply chain is a field everyone should get into.
Some good articles for anyone that is considering a career in supply chain: