CAPABILITY MATURITY MODEL FOR SUPPLY CHAIN IMPROVEMENT: A CASE STUDYAuthors: Edwin B. Smith, III
Company: Hart InterCivic
Date Published: 9/25/2005 Conference: SMTA International
CMMi provides a framework for the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) to initiate an outsourcing relationship - from supplier selection through establishing agreements to measurements and improvement. CMMi builds on the more commonly used ISO 9001 model, and provides guidance in areas not covered by the ISO 9000 family of standards.
The outsourcing OEM highlighted in the case study portion of the presentation has used the CMMi to overhaul its supplier selection process. CMMi has also provided a model for new practices for this OEM in terms of supplier measurement and transition of new products into the supply chain.
The paper and presentation will show OEMs how to use the CMMi to further the maturity of their outsourced relationships. The paper and presentation will also provide the audience with measurements, benefits, and pitfalls from the author’s experience using the CMMi framework in the context of outsourcing.
Members download articles for free:
Not a member yet?
What else do you get when you join SMTA? Read about all of the benefits that go along with membership.
Notice: Sharing of articles is restricted to just your immediate work group. Downloaded papers should not be stored on an external network or shared on the internet.