This handbook covers the entire spectrum of purchasing, from policy and organization to systems, procedures and techniques. This third edition reflects recent developments in purchasing Europe-wide and covers TQM, EDI and environmental issues.Many other a#39;greena#39; purchasing initiatives now cover similar purchased goods and , increasingly, services. ... Type III (ISO 14025) claims use life cycle analysis to generate quantified product information - for example Volvoa#39;s product profile for its S80 motor car. ... and organic food labels are partially covered by ISO 14020 - General Guidelines for Environmental Claims and Declarations (Bendell, 2000).
|Title||:||Gower Handbook of Purchasing Management|
|Author||:||Marc Day, Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply, Gower Publishing Company|
|Publisher||:||Gower Publishing, Ltd. - 2002-01-01|