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Kaizen
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Keiretsu
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Key Account Manager
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Key Performance Indicator
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

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

 

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

 

Knocked Down (KD)
Source: Supply Chain & Logistics Glossary - Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

 

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

 

Knowledge
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Knowledge, Explicit
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

Knowledge, Tacit
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

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

 

KPI
Source: Procurement Glossary - CIPS - UK

 

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

 

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