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Managing Business Risk in Industrial Equipment and Supply
Industrial equipment manufacturers and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) distributors can’t afford to miss bidding deadlines, delivery dates, product

mro distributors  a customer s plant. Many MRO distributors now see themselves taking on the responsibility of guaranteed MRO supply chain replenishment and site maintenance. In these new roles, the risks are far higher. In taking responsibility for the performance in customer operations, there are high financial penalties and loss of multi-year contracts in the event of under performing or missing agreed service levels. To ensure that customers are fully satisfied, industrial companies need software with integrated

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