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Converting Knowledge into Performance Within Global Production and Logistic Systems

  • Enzo Morosini FrazzonEmail author
  • Bernd Scholz-Reiter
Conference paper

Abstract

Material and information flows across process, firm and context boundaries have increased the strategic relevance of global production and logistic systems. In this paper, the adaptation to tomorrow’s challenges within these systems is explored by addressing the transformation of context-related knowledge into performance. Which aspects would have to be considered in a contextualisation process so that it supports the international venturing within production and logistics? Suitable prior knowledge leads to better managerial interpretation and thus enhanced awareness to opportunities. An application-oriented process for assembling internal knowledge and expertise in order to enhance the performance of global production and logistic systems is proposed.

Keywords

Supply Chain Foreign Market Logistic System Global Production Business Plan 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BIBA-Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbHBremenGermany
  2. 2.DEPS-Department of Industrial and Systems EngineeringUFSC-Federal University of Santa CatarinaFlorianópolisBrazil

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