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Definitive Guide to Integrated Supply Chain Management, The: Optimize the Interaction between Supply Chain Processes, Tools, and Technologies, CourseSmart eTextbook

By CSCMP, Brian J. Gibson

Published by Pearson FT Press

Published Date: Dec 9, 2013

Description

Interest in supply chain management, in both the private and public sectors, has soared in recent years. Leading organizations now recognize the immense opportunities that can be leveraged through effective supply chain management, in areas ranging from competitive strategy to market share to shareholder value. To gain these competitive advantages, they need skilled individuals who can design, execute, and manage their supply chains.

 

For these individuals, skill development begins with a solid foundation of knowledge in supply chain management concepts, components, and principles, The Definitive Guide to Integrated Supply Chain Management brings together of these fundamental elements.

 

Co-written by a leading supply chain expert and the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), this reference provides up-to-the-minute insight into the key roles that supply chain management plays in improving customer service, reducing operating costs, and improving financial performance for organizations of all types. Clearly and concisely, it describes modern supply chain management processes, strategies, tools, and technologies – featuring best practices that have been proven to work in organizations of many sizes, types, and industries.

Table of Contents

Foreword     xi
Chapter 1: Defining the Supply Chain     1
Chapter 2: Supply Chain Structure, Processes, and Trade-Offs     29
Chapter 3: Key Strategic Principles     71
Chapter 4: Supply Chain Information and Technology     111
Chapter 5: Managing the Global Chain     147
Chapter 6: World Class Supply Chain Performance     177
Chapter 7: The Supply Chain of the Future     205
Index     221

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$41.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-345397-3