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Supply Chain Management, CourseSmart eTextbook, 5th Edition

By Sunil Chopra, Peter Meindl

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 25, 2012

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For undergraduate and graduate supply chain management courses.

Illustrating the key drivers in effective supply chain management.

Supply Chain Management illustrates the key drivers of good supply chain management in order to help students understand what creates a competitive advantage. This text also provides strong coverage of analytic skills so students can gauge the effectiveness of the techniques described in the text.

Table of Contents

Part I: Building a Strategic Framework to Analyze Supply Chains 

Chapter 1: Understanding the Supply Chain 

Chapter 2: Supply Chain Performance: Achieving Strategic Fit and Scope 

Chapter 3: Supply Chain Drivers and Metrics 

Part II: Designing the Supply Chain Network 

Chapter 4: Designing Distribution Networks and Applications to e-Business 

Chapter 5: Network Design in the Supply Chain 

Chapter 6: Designing Global Supply Chain Networks 

Part III: Planning and Coordinating Demand and Supply in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 7: Demand Forecasting in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 8: Aggregate Planning in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 9: Sales and Operations Planning: Planning Supply and Demand in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 10: Coordination in a Supply Chain 

Part IV: Planning and Managing Inventories in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 11: Managing Economies of Scale in a Supply Chain: Cycle Inventory 

Chapter 12: Managing Uncertainty in a Supply Chain: Safety Inventory 

Chapter 13: Determining the Optimal Level of Product Availability 

Part V: Designing and Planning Transportation Networks 

Chapter 14: Transportation in a Supply Chain 

Part VI: Managing Cross-Functional Drivers in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 15: Sourcing Decisions in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 16: Pricing and Revenue Management in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 17: Information Technology in a Supply Chain 

Chapter 18: Sustainability and the Supply Chain 

 

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$98.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-274396-9