The case for the development of the Virtual Enterprise concept in the Agribusiness sector is presented. Current tendencies and the strategy of an European — Latin American project (SCM+) are discussed. A preliminary Petri net model of the interactions in a food supply chain is illustrated as part of the approach to assess current situation and characterize the information infrastructure needs. Finally, a summary of the major functional requirements for a Virtual Enterprise reference architecture is presented.
|Title of host publication||Re-engineering for Sustainable Industrial Production|
|Number of pages||12|
|Publication status||Published - 14 May 1997|
|Event||ISIP’97, OE/IFIP/IEEE Int. Conf. on Integrated and Sustainable Industrial Production - Lisbon, Portugal|
Duration: 14 May 1997 → …
|Conference||ISIP’97, OE/IFIP/IEEE Int. Conf. on Integrated and Sustainable Industrial Production|
|Period||14/05/97 → …|
- Supply chain
- Electronic Commerce.
- Virtual enterprise
- Petri nets