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supply chain

noun [C]
 
 
(also supply network)
PRODUCTION, COMMERCE the system of people and organizations that are involved in getting a product from the place where it is made to customers: Every step of the retail supply chain is now tracked by computer. Our objective was to streamline and speed up our supply chain. supply-chain costs/problems
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