Acknowledgements

Patent

Vincie Albritton, Tech Transfer Office, Clemson University Research Foundation, supported the patent application and assignment of exclusive rights for the
invention to Balanced Flow owners. (Patent # US 20060282346 A1, application # US 11/397,951, “System and method for managing manufacturing, ordering, and
distribution in a supply chain”
Neil Batavia, Attorney with Dority And Manning, P.A., Greenville, SC
John R. Perkins, Jr., Attorney with Nexsen Pruet, Greenville, SC

Research and Development

Balanced Flow benefits from concepts and technologies from the following R&D projects at Clemson University.  Current Balanced Flow owners served as researchers in these projects.
Department of Defense (Defense Logistics Agency), $538,00 for “Production Planning System”
Department of Defense (Defense Logistics Agency), $175,000 for “Supply Chain Management and Novel Acquisition”
Department of Defense (Defense Logistics Agency), $1,000,000 for “Demonstration of Modern Automated Factory”
National Science Foundation, $200,000 for “Scalable Information Flow for the Extended Business Enterprise”
Mistubishi Corporation, $5,000 for “Supply Chain Coordination”

Web Site

Soji Jacob