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Supply Chain Glossary

Glossary > B  

 

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B/L
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Back Door Selling
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Back Order
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Backhaul
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Backhaul
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Backlog
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Backward Integration
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

BAF
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

BAFO
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Balance Sheet
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Balanced Scorecard
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Balloon Freight
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bank Guarantee
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Barcode
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bargaining
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Barratry
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Barrel (BBL)
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Barter
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Base Rate
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Baseline
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Batch
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

BATNA
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Battle of the Forms
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

BAU
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

BB
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

BCO
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Beam
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Belt Line
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Benchmarking
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Beneficiary
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Benefits
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Benefits Realisation Plan
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Berth Terms
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Best Alternative to a Negotiated Agreement
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Best and Final Offer
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Best in Class
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Best Practice
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Best Value
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Beyond
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bid
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bid Analysis
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bid Rigging
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bid Rotation
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bid Suppression
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bidder, Unsuccessful
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bidding, Competitive
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bidding, Two Stage
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bilateral
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bilateral Contract
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bill of Exchange
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bill of Lading
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bill of Lading
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bill of Lading Port of Discharge
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bill of Materials
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bill of Sale
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bill to Party
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Billed Weight
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Blanket Bond
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Blanket Order
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Blanket Rate
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Blanket Release
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Blanket Waybill
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Blind Shipment
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Block Stowage
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Blocked Trains
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Blocking or Bracing
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bls.
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Board
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Board Feet
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bobtail
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bogie
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Boilerplate Clause
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bolster
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bond
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bond Port
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bonded Freight
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bonded Warehouse
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bonded Warehouse
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Booking
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Booking Number
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

BOOM Contract
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

BOOT Contract
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bottleneck
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bottom Side Rails
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bottom-Air Delivery
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bow
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Boxcar
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

BPO
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Breach of Contract
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Break Bulk
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Break Bulk
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bridge Point
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bridge Port
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Broken Stowage
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Broker
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Broker
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Brokerage
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Budget
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Budgeting, Zero Based
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Buffer Stock
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bulk Cargo
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bulk Freight
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bulk-Freight Container
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bulkhead
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bull Rings
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bullwhip Effect
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Bunker Charge
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Bunkers
     Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

Business as Usual
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Business Case
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Business Function, UNSPSC
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Business Process Outsourcing
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Buyback
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Buyer
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Buyer’s Market
     Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 






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