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Logistics and Supply Chain Management CourseSmart eTextbook

By Martin Christopher

Published by FT Press

Published Date: Jul 25, 2013

Description

Effective development and management of a supply chain network is an invaluable source of sustainable advantage in today’s turbulent global marketplace, where demand is difficult to predict and supply chains need to be more flexible as a result.

 

This updated 4th edition of the bestselling Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a clear-headed guide to all the key topics in an integrated approach to supply chains, including:

 

• The link between logistics and customer value.

• Logistics and the bottom line measuring costs and performance.

• Creating a responsive supply chain.

• Managing the global pipeline.

• Managing supply chain relationships.

• Managing risk in the supply chain.

• Matching supply and demand.

• Creating a sustainable supply chain.

• Product design in the supply chain.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

The 4 new chapters will be worked into the structure where appropriate: exact order to be decided

  • Managing Supply Chain Relationships
  • Product Design in the Supply Chain
  • Matching Supply and Demand
  • Creating a Sustainable Supply Chain

Chapter 1 : Logistics, the Supply Chain & Competitive Strategy

Chapter 2 : Logistics & Customer Value

Chapter 3 : Measuring Logistics Costs and Performance

Chapter 4 : Creating the Responsive Supply Chain

Chapter 5 : Strategic Lead-Time Management

Chapter 6: The Synchronous Supply Chain

Chapter 7 : Managing the Global Pipeline

Chapter 8: Managing Risk in the Supply Chain

Chapter 9: Overcoming the Barriers to Supply Chain Integration

Chapter 10: Entering the Era of Network Competition

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$41.99 | ISBN-13: 978-1-292-00326-9