An Introduction to Supply Chain Management: A Global Supply by Edmund Prater

By Edmund Prater

If you’re a supervisor of a provide chain operation, or a scholar studying approximately offer chain administration, this booklet will supply not just an summary of provide chain administration but in addition a framework for next, extra precise examine in numerous points of offer administration. This booklet stories the evolution of provide chain administration innovations and discusses traits in international markets and strategic competitiveness. It then specializes in the foremost matters all in favour of handling a aggressive offer chain together with: forecasting, stock administration, distribution, facing uncertainty, opposite logistics, and customer support. assurance of the dynamic, evolving concerns referring to provide chains that impact the worldwide enterprise group concludes the e-book. With this booklet in hand, you’ll be greater outfitted to conceptualize the administration of provide chains as a suite of commercial techniques; establish basic and secondary price chain tactics; distinguish among the umbrella time period, “supply chain management,” and its part capabilities; and comprehend the elemental instruments of forecasting and the necessity for actual info and forecasts on which to base provide chain administration decisions.

Show description

Read or Download An Introduction to Supply Chain Management: A Global Supply Chain Support Perspective (Supply and Operations Management Collection) PDF

Best business management & leadership books

Performance Appraisals: Strategies for Success - EBook Edition

Tips on how to make the functionality appraisal technique carry greatest price to the association. functionality value determinations are a serious device for aligning worker functionality with the ambitions of the association. in addition they supply a key element of touch among managers and their humans. but there are few initiatives managers dread extra.

Shipping and Logistics Management

Transport and Logistics administration serves to consolidate the information its authors have got from being educators and observers of the transport undefined. opposed to the heritage of a world enterprise setting, it explains how the delivery industry capabilities, reading the strategic and operational concerns that impact marketers during this undefined.

The Chinese Transformation of Corporate Culture (Routledge Contemporary China Series)

Lately, chinese language policymakers and company leaders have concentrated major awareness at the thought of company tradition. This ebook will show the political, social and financial elements in the back of the large present curiosity in company tradition in China and supply a variety of case reports that concentrate on how huge organizations like Haier, Huawei and Mengniu have tried to rework their cultures, and the way they characterize themselves as complying with the chinese language government’s interpretation of "positive" company tradition.

Happiness at Work

If you`re able to create a tradition of engagement and connectedness at your organization, this can be one to learn. ` – Jenn Lim, CEO and leader Happiness Officer at providing Happiness`People who think chuffed at paintings are prepared to profit, artistic, effective, self-confident and outfitted to accommodate alterations and tension.

Extra resources for An Introduction to Supply Chain Management: A Global Supply Chain Support Perspective (Supply and Operations Management Collection)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.95 of 5 – based on 46 votes